Natural History and Foreign Field Sports
ARMSTRONG, John. Practical Illustrations of the Scarlet Fever, Measles, and Pulmonary Consumption; with Observations on the Efficacy of Sulphureous Waters in Chronic Complaints.
Baldwin, Cradock and Joy. 1818.
8vo. Contemporary half brown calf, marbled boards, gilt rules to sides, gilt lettering and tools to spine; pp. x + 468; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown, binding a little…
ATLANTIC REFINING COMPANY. Defensive Driving Practices and the Operator's Responsibility.
Philadelphia: The Atlantic Refining Company. 1947.
Large 8vo. Original paper wrapper; pp. 36, illustrated throughout; fine.Third printing. Rare. An instruction manual distributed to the company's employees. As petroleum company, Atlantic…
PHYSICS, CHEMISTRY AND MATHEMATICS
BABBAGE, Charles. Table of the logarithms of the natural numbers from 1 to 108000.
Printed by William Clowes and Sons. 1841.
8vo. Sometime bound in full brown calf, blind fillets to sides, spine with gilt rules and black morocco label with gilt lettering, edges with unusual striped colouring; pp. xx + 202…
BABBAGE, Charles Mr Babbage's Invention. Copies of the correspondence between the Lords Commissioners of His Majesty's Treasury and the President and Council of the Royal Society, relative to an Invention of Mr. Babbage.
House of Commons. 1823.
Folio. Unbound, stitched at inner margin as issued, in custom-made blue cloth-backed chemise with silk ties and paper label to front; pp. 6 + [ii], docket title to verso of last leaf…
BAKER, Henry Beytrage zu nüzlichem und vergnügendum Gebrauch under Verbesserung des Microscopii.
Augsberg: Klett. 1754.
8vo. Original boards, paper label to spine (half missing)l; pp. [xx] + 576 + [xiv, index], 17 folding plates; boards somewhat worn, remnant of modern bookplate to front pastedown, ink…
BAKER, Henry Le Microscope a la Portée de Tout le Monde, ou description, calcul & explication de la nature de l'usage & de la force des meilleurs Microscopes…
Paris: Ch. A. Jombert. 1754.
8vo. Contemporary speckled calf, spine with gilt raised bands, tools and red morocco gilt label, marbled endpapers; pp. xx + 356, 15 palts (numbered 14); front hinge a little tender, bumping…
BALDWIN, John R. (editor). Scandinavian Shetland. An Ongoing Tradition?
Edinburgh: Scottish Society for Northern Studies. 1977.
8vo. Original paper wrapper; pp. viii + 127, b&w photos and illustrations; spine sunned with bumping to head, very good.First edition. A rare and important little publication…