Norwalk: Easton, 1970. Illustrated by Samuel Chamberlain. 483pp. Thick 8vo, gilt-stamped black leather, a.e.g. Norwalk: Easton Press, (1970). A bit shelfworn at top corners, otherwise a fine copy. 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature series.
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13pp. IN: Archiv fur Physiologie, 1889, pp. 524-36. thick 8vo, cloth-backed boards, uncut; ex- lib. worn, hinges cracked. Leipzig, 1889. First Edition. Whole volume offered entire. GM 713.
Paris: Chez Crochard, 1820. 17pp., IN: Annales de Chemie et de Physique, vol. 13, pp. 384-410. 8vo, orignal boards; corners bumped. Paris: Chez Crochard, 1820. First Edition in French. Offered entire. Very good (+). Amici constructed the first microscope with achromatic lenses and suggested water-immersion for improved achromatic lenses of the compound microscope. French translation. GM 266.
New York: Walker, 1989. Illustrated by Erika Kors. 64p., green boards, d.w. New York: Walker & Co., (1989). First Edition. Presentation copy, 1 December, 1989.
West Newton, MA: 1956. 1 page, 11 x 8.5 inches, West Newton, Massachusetts, September 19, 1956, writing to an old college buddy and reminiscing about the past, in part: "...Good to hear from you. It brings back a host of memories very sharply and clearly, from the day I first stepped into the Chem lab on 10 April 1942 (see, I still date things Navy-style---never broke the habit) till my last visit in 1947. We match you in children, Gertrude...
New York: Basic Books, 1960. Illustrated. 2 volumes. Tall thick 8vo, blue cloth, spines evenly faded else near fine. New York: Basic Books Inc., (1960). Very good. Vol. 1: The Physical Sciences Vol. 2: The Biological Sciences.
4 text figures. 19 pages (pp. 488-506) IN: Proceedings of the Royal Society, Vol. 109, no. B 764. Offered entire. 8vo, original beige printed wrappers. London, 1932. G-M 1067.
Baltimore: Williams & Wilkins, 1934. 49 illustrations and 21 tables, 8vo, burgundy cloth. Baltimore: Williams & Wilkins, 1934. Very good. Small x-lib mark in spine.
Pennsylvania: Hutchinson, 1982. 361pp. 8vo, blue cloth (very slight spine slant). Pennsylvania: Hutchinson Ross Publishing, (1982). A near fine copy, signed by the editor on the title page. Benchamark Papers in Systematic and Evolutionary Biology V. 4.
Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania: Hutchinson Ross Publishing Co., 1983. 283pp. 4to, cloth; small author's inscription and signature on the title page. Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania: Hutchinson Ross Publishing Co., (1983). Very good.
New York: Viking, 1964. Translated by Desmond I' Vesey. Edited with a Foreword by D. H. Dalby Illustrated. 354pp., 8vo, cloth, d.w.; small tear to dust wrapper's lower front corner. New York: Viking Press, (1964).
Garden City: Doubleday, 1966. Illustrated. x + 242pp., 8vo, cloth, d.w.; dust wrapper lightly worn. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1966. A very good (+) copy in a very good dust wrapper.
New York: Harcourt, 1957. 302pp. 8vo, cloth, d.w. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, (1957). Very good.
Leipzig: Lipsius & Tischer, 1894. Ein neuer experimenteller phylogenetischer Forschungsweg. 60pp. 8vo, stitched, new wrappers. Kiel und Leipzig, 1894. Very good. A proposal to test Darwin's theory of natural selection, by a German physician who is best known for Die Carcinomlitteratur, his important contribution to history of oncology (G-M 2661).
Turin: 1844. 4to, boards; uncut and unopened. FROM: "Mem. R. Acad. Sci. di Torino," Ser. II, Vol. XI (1844-1851). An important physio-pathological comparative study of the absolute and relative weights of the intestines of vertebrates (actually, only of fish), with many tables. Bellingeri (1789-1848), a distinguished Italian neurologist, was the founder of the theory of nervous antagonism.
Paris: Bailliere, 1878. VOLUME 1 ONLY. 1 plate, 45 text illustrations. xxxii + 404pp. plus ads. 8vo, half leather over marbled boards; ex-lib, heavily foxed, covers rubbed and edgeworn. Paris: J.-B. Bailliere et Fils, 1878. A very good copy.
8vo, modern 1/2 cloth. Paris: J.-B. Bailliere et Fils, 1876. First Edition. Fine copy with the half-title. "Bernard was deeply involved in the problems of animal heat production and its regulation. While he accepted Lavoisier's theory, which attributed the origin of animal heat to a combustion process, Bernard insisted on two fundamental modifications: 1) this vital combustion...had to be a particular organic process, an indirect combustion taking place with the aid of special ferments; 2) organic combustion could not occur...
296pp., 8vo, two-toned cloth, dust wrapper; edgeworn & ownership signature on front flyleaf. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1952. Very good.
London: 1755. 390 pages, small 8vo, full polished tree calf. London: 1755. Very good (+). "Bonnet is considered one of the fathers of modern biology. He is distinguished for both his experimental research and his philosophy, which exerted a profound influence upon the naturalists of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. " (D.S.B. II: 286).
Plate, 7 text figures. 23 pages (pp. 561-583) IN: Proceedings of the Royal Society, Vol. 104, no. B 733. Offered entire. 8vo, original beige printed wrappers. London, 1929. G-M 1061.
Boston: Little Brown, 1953. 52 Illustrations. 453pp, 8vo, cloth, dust wrapper; d.w. torn & worn. Boston; Little Brown, 1953.
Paris: Crochard, 1820. 13pp. IN: Annals Chimie et de Physique. 1820, series 2, vol. 13, pp. 113-25. 8vo, black buckram; library stamp on half-title and title. Paris: Chez Crochard, 1820. First Edition. Whole issue offered entire. Very good (+). Isolation of glycine and leucine. GM 668. 3.
Baltimore: Norman, 1925. 8vo, blue cloth, d.w. Baltimore: Norman, Remington, 1925. First Edition. A fine copy in a good dust wrapper. A listing by profession &c of some 6,500 children of physicians distinguished outside the fields of medicine.
New York: International Universities, 1952. 30 charts, 12 folding. x + 94pp., tall 8vo, green cloth; lower spine and rear hinge mended, cloth lightly rubbed. New York: International Universities Press, (1952). A very good copy.
Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1981. Frontis. Illustrated. xiv + 457pp., 8vo, black cloth; a few pages, and foredges spotted, glue residue on endpapers. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, (1981). A very good copy. Long inscription signed by the author on front free endpaper, title page also signed.