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1.

Die Sternschnuppen

Hamburg: Perthes, Besser und Maure 1839. First Edition. xxiii, [1], 357, [1] pages plus 9 plates. A rather worn copy in early printed boards. Early rebacking with portions of the original spine laid down. Corner tips reinforced un-necessarily with glue. Upper corner bumped affecting textblock. Good. Boards.

Benzenberg was... more>
Die Sternschnuppen
 
Item #23677
Price: $950.00  
2.

Relations Between Attenuation and Phase in Feedback Amplifier Design

New York: American Telephone and Telegraph Company 1940. First Edition. 421-454 pages. Disbound, with stab-stitching marks down the left margin and glue residue at the spine. Very tightly trimmed at the gutter, resulting in some minor impact on text from stitching. An extract from a bound volume of the Bell... more>
 
Item #23648
Price: $75.00  
3.

Relations Between Attenuation and Phase in Feedback Amplifier Design

New York: American Telephone and Telegraph Company 1940. First Edition. 34 pages. Light blue printed wraps, with three holes punched near the spine (as issued). 8vo. Previous owner's name on back of front wrapper. Light browning to the edges. Near Fine. Wraps.

The first separate appearance of this seminal... more>
 
Item #23680
Price: $750.00  
4.

Relations Between Attenuation and Phase in Feedback Amplifier Design

New York: American Telephone and Telegraph Company 1940. First Edition. 341-493 pages. 8vo. Light blue printed wraps, with corners bumped, and sunned spine. Bright and clean internally. Very Good. Wraps.

We offer Bode's best paper, first published (as here) in the Bell System Technical Journal, Volume XIX, No 3.... more>
 
Item #23681
Price: $350.00  
5.

Calcul du temps de Pose en Photographie

Paris: Gauthier-Villars et Files and G. Masson n.d. [c1896]. 214, [32-ads] pages. Publisher's light brown cloth with black printing. 4 1/2 x 7 3/8 inches. Advertisements in rear are heavily browned and brittle (several with old cellotape repairs and with some tearing/chipping). Otherwise textblock has only light browning. Ex-library Franklin... more>
Calcul du temps de Pose en Photographie
 
Item #23589
Price: $200.00  
6.

Dictionnaire Chimie Photographique a L'Usage Des Professionnels et des Amateurs

Paris: Gauthier-Villars 1904. [4], 546, [2-ads] pages. Half calf over marbled boards. Large 8vo. 6 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches. Light browning to pages. Near Fine. Boards.

A practical technical dictionary concerning the use of photographic chemicals designed for both professionals and amateurs. Includes many examples of chemical formulae... more>
Dictionnaire Chimie Photographique a L'Usage Des Professionnels et des Amateurs
 
Item #23559
Price: $275.00  
7.

On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection

New York: D. Appleton and Company 1860. First American Edition. xi, [5]-116, 116*-121*, 117-440, [2-ads] pages. 1 folding plate opposite page 108. 8vo. Publisher's original dark green pebbled cloth with blind stamped decorations. Corner tips and head/tail spine with wear. Previous owner's name and date pasted down on front endpaper... more>
On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection
 
Item #23682
Price: $3,750.00  
8.

La photographie. Traité théorique et pratique

Paris: Gauthier-Villars 1886-1888. 2 volumes. Vol 1: xvi, 467 pages. Vol 2: xiii, 573 pages. Half calf over marbled boards. Large 8vo. 6 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches. Light browning to pages. Frontispieces and plates each accompanied by guard sheet with descriptive letterpress. Near Fine. Boards.

Epstean #10. Frontispiece... more>
La photographie. Traité théorique et pratique
 
Item #23556
Price: $1,500.00  
9.

The Phoroptor [ Phoropter ]

Camden, N. J. By the Author 1922. First Edition. [1]-120 pages. Publisher's original green cloth with black embossed lettering. Previous owner's name on front flyleaf. Minor wear to the binding. 59 figures and 4 tables. Tear to one page in margin, partially repaired. Very Good. Cloth.

"Phoroptor is a.... more>
The Phoroptor [ Phoropter ]
 
Item #23644
Price: $30.00  
10.

Apotheosis of the fine arts, and authentic portraits of masters in painting, sculpture, and architecture. : A new and beautiful photographic impression of the great picture, by Paul Delaroche, on the semicircular wall in the amphitheatre of the School of the Fine Arts, at Paris; : together with a well-executed portrait of the artist. : Also a prospectus of the Goethe Gallery. : Price, $7.50 per copy. (Five plates, including key and portrait.).

Boston: Published by Frederick Ebbinghaus, no. 1 Haymarket Place, corner of Avery Street 1861. 31 pages plus printed cover wrappers. Tan printed wrappers. LOC surplus stamp on front wrapper and portions of a similar stamp on rear wrappers. Upper corner appears to have been bent in the past, and several... more>
Apotheosis of the fine arts, and authentic portraits of masters in painting, sculpture, and architecture. : A new and beautiful photographic impression of the great picture, by Paul Delaroche, on the semicircular wall in the amphitheatre of the School of the Fine Arts, at Paris; : together with a well-executed portrait of the artist. : Also a prospectus of the Goethe Gallery. : Price, $7.50 per copy. (Five plates, including key and portrait.).
 
Item #23655
Price: $50.00  
11.

Traite de photographie stereoscopique. Theorie et pratique. BOUND WITH Traite pratique de photographie stereoscopique

Paris: Gauthier-Villars 1892, 1906. 2 titles in one volume. VIII, 248, [V]-VII, [1] pages + 20 plates + [249]-251 pages. Second title [1]-207 pages. Half calf over marbled boards. Large 8vo. 6 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches. Light browning to pages. Near Fine. Boards.

The first title, "Traite de... more>
Traite de photographie stereoscopique. Theorie et pratique. BOUND WITH Traite pratique de photographie stereoscopique
 
Item #23558
Price: $750.00  
12.

[ Photographically Illustrated Books ] Electro-Physiognomy. A Condensed Resume from the Work of M. Duchenne (de Boulogne). IN Journal of Psychological Medicine and Diseases of the Nervous System

[ New York ]: [ D. Appleton & Company ] 1870. 224 pages + 3 leaves plates + [8], [225]-448 pages. 8vo. Red cloth binding with simple spine labeling "Psychological Medicine 4". Ex-library Library of Congress, properly withdrawn with surplus stamp on front flyleaf. Contains the first 2 (of 4)... more>
[ Photographically Illustrated Books ] Electro-Physiognomy. A Condensed Resume from the Work of M. Duchenne (de Boulogne). IN Journal of Psychological Medicine and Diseases of the Nervous System
 
Item #23639
Price: $750.00  
13.

Manuscript map of Roxbury Vermont

[ Roxbury, Vermont ]: c1860. First Edition. An inked manuscript map of Roxbury Vermont on a thick blotter like paper. 17 x 14 1/2 inches edge to edge. There are four large edge chips ans some water damage, affecting the content. It includes 176 identifiable names laid out in a.... more>
Manuscript map of Roxbury Vermont
 
Item #23653
Price: $750.00  
14.

Laws passed at the First Session of the Legislative Assembly of the State of North Dakota. Begun and Held at Bismark, The Capital of Said State, on Tuesday, The Nineteenth Day of November, A. D. 1889, and Concluded March Eighteenth A.D. 1890

Bismark, Dak. Tribune, Printers and Binders 1890. First Edition. [1]-583 pages. 1/2 leather over marbled boards. 8vo. Wear to the covers and leather corners. Stamped "Property of North Dakota" in blind on the spine panel. Bookplate on front pastedown notes "This Book is the Property of Kidder County, and is... more>
Laws passed at the First Session of the Legislative Assembly of the State of North Dakota. Begun and Held at Bismark, The Capital of Said State, on Tuesday, The Nineteenth Day of November, A. D. 1889, and Concluded March Eighteenth A.D. 1890
 
Item #23307
Price: $195.00  
15.

Anregung von Quantensprüngen Durch Stöße mit 51 Abbildungen

Berlin: Julius Springer 1926. First Edition. VIII, 312, [2] pages. Small 8vo. (5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches) Publisher's light yellow cloth with printed titles. Soiled overall from handling. Previous ownership signatures on front endpapers (see below). Occasional pencilled notations in the text and also in the rear (several brittle... more>
Anregung von Quantensprüngen Durch Stöße mit 51 Abbildungen
 
Item #23628
Price: $175.00  
16.

Clairvoyance and Materialisation

London: T. Fisher Unwin Limited 1927. First Edition. xvi, 401 pages. 8vo. Original blue cloth with gilt spine lettering. Small ticket from The Old Corner Book Store, Inc. Boston Mass on front flyleaf. Rear pastedown endpaper has paper glued on from "The Odd Volume Lending Library, West Harwich" noting that... more>
 
Item #23658
Price: $125.00  
17.

La triplice photographique des couleurs et l'imprimerie : système de photochromographie Louis Ducos du Hauron : nouvelles descriptions théoriques et pratiques mises en rapport avec les progrès généraux de la photographie, de l'optique et des diverses sortes de phototirages soit industriels, soit d'amateurs

Paris: Gauthier-Villars et Cie 1897. [4], 459 pages. Half calf over marbled boards. 5 x 7 3/8 inches. Light browning to pages. Near Fine. Boards.

Alcide was Louis Ducos du Hauron's brother and they worked together experimenting with color photography. Louis was a pioneer in the development of color... more>
La triplice photographique des couleurs et l'imprimerie : système de photochromographie Louis Ducos du Hauron : nouvelles descriptions théoriques et pratiques mises en rapport avec les progrès généraux de la photographie, de l'optique et des diverses sortes de phototirages soit industriels, soit d'amateurs
 
Item #23531
Price: $750.00  
18.

[ Broadside ] SPLENDID DAGUERREOTYPE MINIATURES, TAKEN IN EVERY STYLE, BY E.S. HAYDEN

Waterbury, CT: American Office c1850. First Edition. Broadside. 12 x 10 inches. Decorative boarders. Imprint is American Office - Print - Waterbury CT. Circa 1860. A strong impression with nice decorative border. Minor browning and offsetting to verso. Fine. Broadside.

The broadside reads "SPLENDID DAGUERREOTYPE MINIATURES, TAKEN IN EVERY... more>
[ Broadside ] SPLENDID DAGUERREOTYPE MINIATURES, TAKEN IN EVERY STYLE, BY E.S. HAYDEN
 
Item #23651
Price: $295.00  
19.

L'Usage Du Compas De Proportion Cinquiesme edition reueue, corrigee & de beaucoup augmentee

Rouen: Jean Boulley 1637. [4] + (folding double-page leaf) + 148 pages. 8vo. Woodcut map on title page, woodcut initials and headpieces, woodcut illustrations throughout. Early full leather binding with red spine label. Previous owner stamp on verso of front flyleaf, and another name (?) inked on title page just... more>
L'Usage Du Compas De Proportion Cinquiesme edition reueue, corrigee & de beaucoup augmentee
 
Item #23679
Price: $600.00  
20.

Impressoes Versos : 2. a Serie

Pernambuco: Typographia Apollo 1887. First Edition. [6], 152 pages plus photographic frontispiece. 8vo. Paper covered boards. Spine perished, binding is still sound. Frontispiece is pasted down photograph( of Sabino persumably) with printed decorative border. Frontispiece SIGNED underneath "Ignez Sabino Pinho Maia" in ink. On recto of frontispiece is inscription "To... more>
Impressoes Versos : 2. a Serie
 
Item #23657
Price: $125.00  
21.

The Art of Ken Kelly

Ken Kelly. Pittsburgh, PA: Friedlander Publishing Group 1990. First Edition. 95 pages. 9 x 12 inches. Faux padded black leather binding in slipcase. This is one of 500 copies of the Gold Edition, "each with an original pen and ink drawing by the artist" according to the limitation statement. There... more>
 
Item #23671
Price: $400.00  
22.

The Elements of Programming Style

New York, St. Louis, San Francisco, ... McGraw-Hill 1974. First Edition. 10, 147 pages. 8vo. Original light green publisher's printed wrappers. Minor wear and fading to extremities. Near Fine. Wraps.

An early classic work by Kernighan and Plauger that uses many real programs to teach good programming style. more>
The Elements of Programming Style
 
Item #23623
Price: $35.00  
23.

La photographie au charbon par transferts et ses applications, contenant la description détaillée de toutes les opérations, avec plusieurs illustrations dans le texte et une epreuve au charbon hors texte.

Paris: Gauthier-Villars 1908. viii, 283, [1] pages. Half calf over marbled boards. Large 8vo. 6 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches. Light browning to pages. Frontispiece is a sample carbon print on a thick grey board stock. Near Fine. Boards.

Liebert was known for opening the first professional photography studio... more>
La photographie au charbon par transferts et ses applications, contenant la description détaillée de toutes les opérations, avec plusieurs illustrations dans le texte et une epreuve au charbon hors texte.
 
Item #23557
Price: $350.00  
24.

[ Solvay Conference In Physics #3 ] Atomes et Electrons Rapports et Discussions du Conseil de Physique Tenu A Bruxelles De 1st au 6 Avril 1921 Sous Les Auspices De L'Institut International De Physique Solvay

Paris: Gauthier-Villars Et Cie 1923. First Edition. VI, [2], 271, [3] pages. Half leather over marbled boards, worn at the corners and head/tail of spine. Marbled endpapers. 8vo. Pages browned throughout, edges approaching brittle. Corners worn. Binding sound. Text in French. Very Good. Boards.

The Solvay conferences are important... more>
[ Solvay Conference In Physics #3 ] Atomes et Electrons Rapports et Discussions du Conseil de Physique Tenu A Bruxelles De 1st au 6 Avril 1921 Sous Les Auspices De L'Institut International De Physique Solvay
 
Item #23288
Price: $250.00  
25.

Three Studies in the HISTORY of Celestial Navigation. From Simple Quadrant to Space Sextant. The Method of Lunar Distances and Technological Advance. The Development of the Artificial Horizon for Celestial Navigation.

Marblehead: Historical Technology Press 1974. [1], [2 - blank], 193-200, [1-blank], 101-121, [1 - blank], [1]-16 pages. 8vo. Publisher's leatherette cover with gilt embossed lettering on front panel. Fine. Boards.

Collects the three titles noted (all by Moskowitz), reprinted here in one volume. Each was originally printed in issues of Navigation. more>
Three Studies in the HISTORY of Celestial Navigation. From Simple Quadrant to Space Sextant. The Method of Lunar Distances and Technological Advance. The Development of the Artificial Horizon for Celestial Navigation.
 
Item #23646
Price: $45.00  


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