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1 ADVANCES IN TREATMENT WITH DEXTROSE
New York, NY Corn Products Refining Company First Edition Hardcover Fine  
This is a hardcover book with the original glassine wrap/cover. The book is tight bright and very clean, however there is a part circle shape of a glass shadow on the cover. Not glaring - not seen with the glassine cover over it. The binding is tight, corners straight, and with a clean interior. Thin book. The glassine wrapper will be covered with mylar to protect the glassine. ; 8vo; 66 pages  
Price: 18.00 USD
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2 MERCK'S 1901 MANUAL OF THE MATERIA MEDICA A Ready Reference Pocket Book for the Practicing Physician and Surgeon Containing Names and Chief Synonyms (Continued)
New York, NY Merck & Co. 1901 Second Edition Hardcover 
This is a small hardcover book, the second edition, of the Merck Materia Medica, published and printed in 1901. The book has a dark brown cloth cover. The book appears to have been bound upside down. The front cover is blank and the back cover has the Merck's 1901 Manual blind-stamped (reverse embossing) and the words "Property of Hospital Library" is blind-stamped and filled with a copper shade of gilt. The end papers are a pale light green with an advertisement from Merck for subscription to a journal, a place for an owner name (presently blank) and another ad for Merck's 'Analyses' Laboratory with a list of types of material they analyzed, plus the price. The reverse side of the front free end paper has an image of the Merck Building at University Place in New York. The rear pasted down end paper has a bird's eye view rendering of the Laboratories and Works in Darmstadt. The free end paper has a list of some Awards to Merck Products and a note to doctors about recognizing the label Merck uses on its products and cautions doctors to reject products not bearing their label. The last ten pages are advertisements for various products. The book is divided in four parts: Materica Medica (with the first appearance of 'aspirin' named by Bayer approximately two years earlier) ; Approved Formulas; Classification of Medicaments; Miscellany. There is a list of Abbreviations and various extra lists, tables, or paragraphs - Relation of Pulse and Temperatures, Obstetric Calendar, Pulse of Different Ages, Respiration of Different Ages, Metric System, many tables of metric measure; Eruptive Fevers. The book has a tight binding, clean covers, but with some corner wear. The pages are all clean and crisp, one page has a crease. There are no marks or writing - there are NO other signs indicating that this book was from a library - perhaps it was intended for a Hospital, but was rejected or held back. It has been well cared for. (The first edition was 192 pages, two years later, the reference grew to 282 pages. ) Continuation of the sub-title: ........ Physical Form and Appearance, Solubilities, Percentage Strengths and Physiological Effects, Therapeutic Uses, Modes of Administration and Applications, Regular and Maximum of Dosage, Incompatibles, Antidotes, Precuationary Requirements, Etc. Etc, of the Chemicals and Drugs usual in modern medical practice; - a comprehensive collection of prescriptions, embracing also the newer remedies of established merit; - a classification of mendicants; - and miscellany, comprising poisoning and its treatment. Metric system, and tables, Etc. ; 12mo; 282 pages 
Price: 875.00 USD
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3 PRICE LIST NO. 20 OF SCIENTIFIC LABORATORY APPARATUS
Chicago, IL E. H. Sargent & Company Hardcover 
This is flexible covered book containing the catalog of scientific laboratory supplies. There are 346 pages of items illustrated in carefully photographed black and white half-tone images followed by 16 pages of scientific books that were also sold. The Index appears to be extensive - pp 364 - 382. There are up to six and seven items per page. The covers are a maroon cloth (flexible) with gilt blind stamped title and publishers on the front cover and spine. The binding is tight considering the heavy glossy paper and the somewhat delicate cover. There is splotches of areas on the cover that have faded. Quite clean. The interior pages are near fine. No marks, no writing, no wear on the interior. Well cared for. The splotches are from the environment, they are not soil. This is List number 20.; 8vo; 386 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4 RESEARCH ON COATED FABRICS AND THIN FILMS. National Research Council Commmittee on Quartermaster Problems. Report on QMC-36 Contract No. W33-109 QM-305. October 1943 - January National Research Council on Quartermaster Problems. Report on QMC-36 Contract No. W33-109 QM-305. 1943 - 1946
Brooklyn, NY Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute Softcover Good 
This is a soft cover book with a long title on the cover and a portion of the title on the first page. There is an errata sheet pasted in the reverse side of the cover. The book is profusely illustrated with diagrams, graphs, charts, tables, and formulas. There is a Preface with a date of 1 February 1946. The Table of Contents lists five chapters. The binding is tight, however there is a vertical tear at the bottom of the spine at the rear which is not reinforced. There is a stain at the lower front cover (quarter size) . There is a note in ink at the top of the front corner with initials. There is some soil to the paper covers, but the interior is quite crisp and clean. ; 4to; 312 pages 
Price: 125.00 USD
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5 Bailar, John and Moeller, Therald and Kleinberg, Jacob UNIVERSITY CHEMISTRY
Boston, MA D. C. Heath & Co. 1966 Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is in fine condition, tight, bright, and very clean inside and out. There are no marks, writing, or gift notes. There appears to be a not too important binding goof at the bottom of the front end papers - possibly a result of glue residue from pasting down the end papers. The dust jacket is very clean and crisp with some edge wear. The inside of the jacket is printed with quick reference tables - atomic weights and representative elements. The very clean pages of the book are profusely illustrated. The book is heavy and will require extra postage if shipped by air. The book may have never been read. ; 8vo; 708 pages  
Price: 17.00 USD
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6 Bangham, D. H. (editor) PROGRESS IN COAL SCIENCE
New York, NY Interscience Publishers 1950 Hardcover Good+  
This is a hardcover ex-library book. The covers and interior pages are quite clean, the binding is tight, there is no underlining or wear. There are the usual library marks - call numbers on the spine and a pinhole stamp on the title page, a dainty pocket and check out slip in the rear, and an old portrait bookplate of the Franklin Institute Library on the front pasted down end paper. ; 8vo; 456 pages  
Price: 16.00 USD
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7 Clayton, William THE THEORY OF EMULSIONS AND THEIR TECHNICAL TREATMENT
Philadelphia, PA P. Blakiston's Son & Company 1928 Second Edition Hardcover 
This is a 1928 second edition of a hardcover book without a dust jacket, probably as issued. This is a handsome dark navy cloth covered clean book with a neat blindstamped border and gilt on the spine. The binding is tight, endpapers with a former owner name in ink on the pasted down side. There is a trace of a pencil erasure . The interior pages are all crisp and clean. Some photos in black and white, diegrams, graphs. Appendices, (extensive) Bibliography , Author Index, Subject Index. Well cared for. ; 8vo; 283 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8 Hager, Thomas FORCE OF NATURE The Life of Linus Pauling
New York, NY Simon & Schuster 1995 0684809095 / 9780684809090 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book appears to be unread - tight, bright, crisp, and very clean. The unclipped dust jacket is equally crisp and clean. There is a remainder mark on the bottom page edges. ; 8vo; 721 pages  
Price: 18.00 USD
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9 Jones, G. O. ; Rotblat, J. and Whitrow, G. J. (Editors) ATOMS AND THE UNIVERSE An Account of Modern Views on the Structure of Matter and the Universe
New York, NY Charles Scribner's Sons 1956 Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The edition is not noted. The original price on the dust jacket is $4.50. The book would be in very good plus condtion if not for a missing front end paper. The binding is tight, the covers are clean and crisp. There is only a hint of corner wear. The interior pages are very clean and there are no marks or writing. The dust jacket is unclipped, there is 1/4" triangle chip at the bottom of the front panel, an edge chip at the top of the spine, and some corner wear, but generally crisp and clean, otherwise. ; 8vo; 254 pages  
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 King, Arthur GOLD METALLURGY ON THE WITWATERSRAND
Johannesburg Transval Chamber Of Mining 1949 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book - it appears to be the first edition published in Johannesburg, South Africa. No jacket issued. The book has a handsome red cloth cover that is slightly taller than usual and relatively thick -458 pages. The gilt on the spine for the title is dulled. The cloth has a very light hint of darkening at the spine. There is no wear. The end papers contain a book plate of a former owner and are otherwise crisp and clean. There are black and white photos, diagrams, charts. There are many fold -out maps that are in pristine condition. The book has been well cared for. Tight, bright, crisp, clean - there are no other marks or meeting. ; 8vo; 458 pages 
Price: 48.00 USD
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11 Kluver, Heinrich MESCAL AND MECHANISMS OF HALLUCINATIONS
Chicago, IL The Univ Of Chicago Press 1969 Hardcover; Second Printing 
This is the second printing of this hardcover book with a dust jacket. The book would be fine if not for a former owner name on the end paper. It is tight, bright, and very clean. There are no other marks or writing. The dust jacket has light wear at the corners, a tiny pucture, some rubbing. From the dust jacket: "a This book brings back into print the complete text of Mescal, originally published in 1928, and includes a later paper, "Mechanisms of Hallucinations" and a new Preface by the author. ". ; 8vo; 108 pages  
Price: 45.00 USD
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12 Mankin, Guy POWER HANDBOOK ON FUELS
New York, NY Power/Mcgra-Hill Publishers 1934 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
This is a hardcover book without a dust jacket. The binding is tight, the covers are quite clean as is the interior except for a couple brown spots on the bottom of some pages. There is a former owner name and date on the front free end paper and a shadow of a former small price lable, also on the front (pasted down) end paper. The book is illustrated with diagrams, graphs, and tables. ; 8vo  
Price: 14.00 USD
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13 Mann, H DIE MODERNE PARFUMERIE
Vienna Verlag Von Julius Springer 1932 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket  
A very nice hardcover book with a dust jacket. The blue cloth covers are quite clean, but have a faint hint of fading and the top and bottom edge of the spine shows a slight touch of wear. The interior of the book is very clean and crisp. The dust jacket has some light edge wear and the back panel has soil. This is a technical book in the German language about the chemistry and formulas of perfumes and powders. ; 8vo  
Price: 75.00 USD
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14 Miller, Henry I with Gregory Conko THE FRANKENFOOD MYTH How Protest and Politics Threaten the Biotech Revolution
Westport, CT Praeger Publishers 2004 0275978796 / 9780275978792 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a hardcover second edition book in very good plus condition, but missing a dust jacket. The end papers and interior pages are in fine condition - crisp, clean, unmarked. The cover is a black cloth with a silver metallic title on the spine. There is a light touch of wear at the tips of the spine. Nice reading copy. ; 8vo; 269 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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15 Schwarcman, Dr. Alexander LABORATORY LETTERS (LINSEED OIL) A Series of Letters ...published in Oil, Paint, and Drug Reporter During 1920-21
Buffalo, NY Spencer, Kellogg & Sons, Inc. 1021 First Edition Hardcover 
This is flexible hardcover book bound in a dark gray cloth. There are letters in gilt ink on the front - a litte dulled. This a library edition with modest markings. There are two blind (no ink) embossed characters with the name of a College on the title pagea the last page. There is a checkout form and a pocket in the rear of the book (no one signed it out on the slip that is present) . There is a tiny stamp that says 'stacks' just above a former owner book plate with a name printed on it which is on the front pasted down end paper. The binding is tight, the pages are clean and crisp. The bottom corners are slightly bumped. There are no other marks or writing. Well cared for. There are four photos of Kellogg men and one of the Kellogg founder with a printed signature of the author below it. The book appears to be about the manufacture, use, and testing of linseed oil for various purposes. ; 8vo; 53 pages 
Price: 19.90 USD
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16 Scientific American editors ATOMIC POWER
New York, NY Simon & Schuster 1955 First Edition Softcover; First Printing Very Good with no dust jacket  
This is a Simon & Schuster First Printing s softcover book. It is in good condition with a tight binding, but with a touch of wear to the spine edge and a spot of rubbing . The book is clean and there are no marks, writing, or underlining. Illustrated with black and white line diagrams. There is a bibliography. ; Diagrams; 8vo; 180 pages  
Price: 19.00 USD
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17 Shepley, James and Clay Blair, Jr THE HYDROGEN BOMB The Men the Menace the Mechanism
New York, NY David McKay Company 1954 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket  
This is a second printing of a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book has a tight binding, square corners, is very clean, and has no marks or writing, however there is a former owner bookplate on the front pasted down end paper. The unclipped dust jacket has a closed tear on the front upper corner, a chip at the top of the spine with tape covering it. The book looks better in its see-through, removable mylar protector. ; 8vo  
Price: 22.00 USD
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18 Spink, Wesley SULFANILAMIDE AND RELATED COMPOUNDS And Related Compounds in General Practice
Chicago Year Book Medical Publishers, Inc 1941 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
This is a first edition clothbound hardcover book. It has crisp clean pages. The text is free of writing and marks. The book cover has straight edges with good corners but is soiled from light handling. ; 8vo  
Price: 16.00 USD
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