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Chemistry in relation to biology & medicine with especial reference to insulin & other hormones.

By: ABEL, John J. (1857-1938)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Baltimore:, Williams & Wilkins, 1939.: 1939

Seller ID: S9383

The Willard Gibbs Lecture. Thin 8vo. 79 pp. Portrait of Abel, 1 fig. Original dark green cloth, gilt-stamped cover title. Fine. LIMITED EDITION of 825 copies. SUCCESSFUL HEMODIALYSIS PROVEN. DSB Vol. I, p.12; cf. Garrison & Morton 1206; Gedeon, Science and technology in medicine, #77.1 (pp. 396-398). View more info

AATCC Technical Manual, Vols. 52, 54, & 55.

By: American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Research Triangle Park, NC:, American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists, 1976-79.: 1976

Seller ID: S11277

3 volumes. Large 8vo. 380; 402; 406 pp. Photographs and illustrations. Gilt-stamped black cloth. Near fine. View more info

On the volumetric relations of ozone, and the action of the electrical discharge on oxygen and other gases. with: EARNSHAW, S. On the mathematical theory of sound. Extract from: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. For the year MDCCCLX, Volume 150.

By: ANDREWS, Thomas (1813-1885) & Peter Gutherie TAIT (1831-1901).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London:, Taylor and Francis, 1860.: 1860

Seller ID: S4108

293 x 231 mm. 4to. Pages 113-131; 133-148. 1 engraved plate. Dis-bound. "The experiments on ozone, which were partly carried out in conjunction with P. G. Tait, finally established the fact that this substance, which was discovered by Schonbein in 1840, is simply an allotropic form of oxygen, and is a perfectly definite substance, which can be prepared in a number of different ways. This work moreover laid the basis for future researches by which the exact relation of this remarkable gas to the simpler oxygen was finally ascertained." Partington, A history of chemistry, IV, p. 446. An... View more info

A History of Chemistry.


Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, New York & Bombay:, Longmans, Green & Co., 1906.: 1906

Seller ID: S9600

8vo. xx, 266 pp. Foxed. Green cloth, black-stamped cover title, gilt-stamped spine title; extremities rubbed. Ownership signature. Good. View more info

"Description of an Apparatus for Impregnating Water and Other Substances Strongly with Carbonic Acid Gas."

By: AUSTIN, Gilbert.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: In: Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy, vol. VIII. Dublin:, Printed by George Bonham, 1802.: 1802

Seller ID: S8233

4to. (Article): 131-134 pp. Engraved plate of carbonating instrument. (Whole volume): 525, 79, 12 pp. Various engraved plates including 2 scenes of cairn stones in Armagh, articles; occasional light foxing. Original half calf, marbled boards; lacks spine. AS IS. FIRST EDITION. Essay on a device for carbonating water including an engraved plate of the instrument. First Edition. View more info

Electron spin resonance in chemistry.

By: AYSCOUGH, Peter B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London:, Methuen, (1967).: 1967

Seller ID: S2146

FIRST EDITION. 235 x 160 mm. 8vo. xvii, 451 pp. Figs., tables, index. Blue cloth, dust-jacket; jacket re-enforced with cellophane tape, else very good. Ownership rubber stamp. First Edition. View more info

Oude Chemische Werktuigen en Laboratoria van Zosimos tot Boerhaave.


Price: $20.00

Publisher: Groningen:, Bij. J. B. Wolters', 1918.: 1918

Seller ID: S2478

8vo. 68 pp. 51 illus. Original black printed wrappers; spine worn. Early inscription. View more info

Pure Chemistry: A Brief Outline of Its History and Development. Part I. Historical Review.


Price: $10.00

Publisher: London:, Her Majesty's Stationery, (1962).: 1962

Seller ID: M11131

Third impression, with amendments. 8vo. 72 pp. 14 plates, index. Printed wrappers. Fine. View more info

Anthracene and anthraquinone.

By: BARNETT, E. De Barry.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York:, D. Van Nostrand Co., 1921.: 1921

Seller ID: S9560

8vo. x, 436 pp. Aberrant copy; pp. 129-144 omitted, pp. 145-160 in duplicate. Navy cloth, gilt-stamped spine title. Embossed stamp of John M. Andreas. As is. View more info

The Law of Mass Action; A centenary volume 1864-1964.

By: Bastiansen, Otto (editor).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oslo:, Universitetsforlaget, 1964.: 1964

Seller ID: BL3730

Series: Det Norske Videnskaps-Akademi. 8vo. 194 pp. Figs. Pale green printed wrappers; creased. Good +. Contents: Introduction, by O. Bastiansen.--A facsimile of the original paper of Cato Maximilian Guldberg and Peter Waage, presented by Waage at the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters on March the 11th 1864 [entitled: Studier over affiniteten, in Norwegian]--Cato Maximilian Guldberg and Peter Waage, by H. Haraldsen.--Guldberg and Waage and the law of mass action, by E.W. Lund and O. Hassel.--Some features of chemical kinetics, by J.A. Christiansen.--An invesitgation of slow and rapid c... View more info

Henry Cavendish: His Life and Scientific Work.


Price: $22.00

Publisher: London:, Hutchinson, (1960).: 1960

Seller ID: BL2018

8vo. 208 pp. Plates, diagrams, glossary, index. Blue cloth, gilt-stamped cover illustration and spine title, dust-jacket. Burndy bookplate. Very good. View more info

Introduction a l'Etude de la Chimie des Anciens et du Moyen Age.

By: BERTHELOT, Pierre Eugene (1827-1907).

Price: $50.00

Publisher: (Brussels):, (Impression Anastaltique Culture et Civilisation, 1983).: 1983

Seller ID: S9602

Facsimile of the Paris edition of 1889. 8vo. [2], xii, 330 pp. Illus., appendix, index. Light tan leatherette, gilt-stamped red spine title. Very good. View more info

Essai de Statique Chimique. De l'Imprimerie de Demonvile et Soeurs.

By: BERTHOLLET, Claude Louis.

Price: $850.00

Publisher: A Paris:, chez Firmin Didot, Libraire pour les Mathematiques, l'Architecture, la Marine, et les Editions Stereotypes, 1803.: 1803

Seller ID: S3066

Two volumes. 8vo. viii, 543; viii, 555, [1] pp. Light foxing, though a very good copy. Modern marbled boards, black morocco spine label, untrimmed, unopened. Blind stamp of Queen's College, Belfast; formerly in the library of T. R. Robinson. First edition of Berthollet's (1748-1822) famous and very important chemical study in which he expressed his fundamental concept of chemical affinity of substances as well as the law of mass action. Berthollet was one of the first to accept Lavoisier's new theories, and he joined him in devising the chemical nomenclature. Berthollet's great service to che... View more info

Theorie des proportions chimiques, et table synoptique des poids atomiques des corps simples, et de leurs combinaisons les plus importantes.

By: BERZELIUS, Jons Jacob (1779-1848).

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Paris:, Firmin Didot and J.-B. Bailliere, 1835.: 1835

Seller ID: S6909

8vo. [iv], 477, [1 blank] pp. Tables; preliminaries foxed. Contemporary quarter calf, marbled boards, gilt spine; rubbed. Very good. SCARCE. SECOND EDITION, revised, corrected and enlarged of Berzelius's table of names, formulas and atomic weights of nearly 2000 chemical compounds. The work also presents the author's theories of chemical proportions and electrochemistry. "The table appended, greatly enlarged in this edition, mentions the atomic weights of all elements then known, besides those of a large number of inorganic compounds, and forms the first attempt at giving a complete list ... View more info

Messen und Wagen Ein Lehr- und Handbuch insbesondere fur Chemiker. Mit einer Einleitung, Die historische Entwicklung der Messkunde und des Mass - und Gewichtswesens, von Fritz Plato.

By: BLOCK, Walter (1883-).

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Leipzig:, Otto Spamer, 1928.: 1928

Seller ID: BL4329

8vo. VIII, 339 pp. 109 figs., index. Dark green cloth-backed paste-paper over bds.; shelf-worn, but a very good copy. Bookplate of the Bibliothek des Laboratoriums, Vienna, with related multiple rubber-stamps (one on title). Very good. View more info

A Select Bibliography of Chemistry 1492-1892. WITH: A Select Bibliography of Chemistry 1492-1897. First Supplement.

By: BOLTON, Henry Carrington.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C.:, Smithsonian Institution, 1893, 1899.: 1893

Seller ID: S8485

First edition. Two volumes. Thick 8vo. xi, 1212; ix, 489 pp. Bibliog., index; uncut, lower margin water stained (supplement). Original printed wrappers; rear wrapper a remnant, front wrapper damp stained (affecting top of first few leaves) & worn. Supplement in later black cloth, gilt spine; trace of library call number on spine. Good. First Edition. View more info

"Report on the Separation of Ionium and Actinium from Certain Residues and on the Production of Helium by Ionium." Offprint from: Proceedings of the Royal Society, A, vol. 85, 1911.

By: BOLTWOOD, Bertram B.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: (London:, Harrison and Sons, 1911).: 1911

Seller ID: S7455

8vo. 77-81 pp. Original printed wrappers. Fine. View more info

"The New Sterling Chemistry Laboratory of Yale University." Offprint from: Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, vol. 15, no. 3.

By: BOLTWOOD, Bertram B.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: No place:, no publisher, March 1923.: 1923

Seller ID: S7456

8vo. 11 pp. Photos, floor plan. Printed wrappers. Fine. View more info

Die Nobelpreistrager der Chemie; ein Kapitel Chemie-Geschichte.

By: BONIN, Wulf von.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Munich:, Heinz Moos, (1963).: 1963

Seller ID: BL3898

Series: Forum imaginum, 9. Sq. 8vo. 89 pp. Photos. Black cloth-backed pictorial boards. Fine. View more info

A select bibliography of chemistry 1492-1897. First supplement.

By: BOULTON, Henry Carrington.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, DC:, Smithsonian Institution, 1899.: 1899

Seller ID: S9873

8vo. ix, 489 pp. Bibliog., index; lower margin water-stained. Later black cloth, gilt-stamped spine title; trace of library call number on spine. Very good. View more info