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1 Ainley, David G.;Leresche, Robert E.;Sladen, William J. L. Breeding Biology of the Adelie Penguins
Univ of California Pr, 1983, 0520048385 / 9780520048386 Hard Cover Fine Near Fine 
As-new condition in every respect. B&w photo section, charts, tables, graphs, 240 pages, contents include Methods and de4finitions, Occupation of the rookery, Activities of the prebreeders, Breeding behavior, Initial paring and breeding, Activities of breeding with respect to age and experience, Facotrs other than age and experience that affect productivity, Demography of the Crozier population, Age at first breeding and the balance among demographic variables. Appendixes, lit cited , index. 125281 
Price: 116.50 USD
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2 Akert, K.; Waser, P.G. Mechanisms of Synaptic Transmission (Progress in Brain Research Volume 31)
N Y, Elsevier Pub Co, 1969, 0444407774 / 9780444407771 Hard Cover Very Good Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 360 pages. Small tears on dust jacket. Some rusty paper clip marks. This book has the signature and name stamp of William H. Calvin, professor emeritus at the University of Washington School of Medicine, now affiliated with the Program on Climate Change of the College of the Environment. He is the author of Global Fever: How to Treat Climate Change, among other books of popular science. 130015 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Magic Molecules: How Drugs Work, Aldridge, Susan
3 Aldridge, Susan Magic Molecules: How Drugs Work
N Y, Cambridge Univ Pr, 1998, 0521584140 / 9780521584142 Hard Cover Good Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Slight pencil underlining. 269 pages. 122443 
Price: 11.95 USD
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Skeps : Their History, Making and Use, Alston, Frank
4 Alston, Frank Skeps : Their History, Making and Use
Great Britain, Northern Bee Books, 1987, 0907908381 / 9780907908388 Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 105 pages. Stain on bottom edge of cover and spine. 125270 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5 Andrews, Henry Nathaniel The Fossil Hunters: In Search of Ancient Plants
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A., Cornell Univ Pr, 1980, 080141248X / 9780801412486 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 421 pages. 129946 
Price: 16.95 USD
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Darwin [Norton Critical edition], Appleman, Philip (ed.)
6 Appleman, Philip (ed.) Darwin [Norton Critical edition]
W.W. Norton, 1970, Trade Paperback Very Good 
Book shows light wear to covers only, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Very clean copy, 674 pages with text, backgrounds, comtemporary opinion, and critical essays in seven parts: Scientific opinion in the early nineteenth century, ((with 10 essays) A selection of Darwin's work, Darwin's influence on science, Darwin's influence on theological and philosophical thought, (with essays subdivided into sections on philosophy, theology, evolutionary mysticsm: Teilhard de Chardin, )Darwin & society, & Darwin & the literary mind. 137137 
Price: 12.95 USD
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The Mind and the Eye:  A Study of the Biologist's Standpoint, Arber, Agnes
7 Arber, Agnes The Mind and the Eye: A Study of the Biologist's Standpoint
London, Cambridge, 1964, Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 146 pages. Small tears on price-clipped dust jacket. Previous owner's name inside. 124696 
Price: 28.00 USD
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8 Arroyo, Mary T. K. ; Pisano, Edmundo E. ; Claudio Donoso, et al. Toward an Ecologically Sustainable Forestry Project: Concepts Analysis and Recommendations; Protecting biodiversity and Ecosystem Processes in the Rio Condor Project -- Tierra Del Fuego
Universidad De Chile, 1996, 9561902346 / 9789561902343 Trade Paperback Very Good 
Book shows light use only. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind, binding is solid. In Spanish & English. 253 pages. 129119 
Price: 63.50 USD
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9 Arsen'ev, V.A. And Panin, K.I. (eds.) Pinnipeds of the North Pacific
Jerusalem, Israel Program for Scientific Translations, 1971, Ex Library Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 274 pages. 111845 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The Modulation of Dopaminergic Neurotransmission by Other Neurotransmitters, Ashby, Charles R. (ed.)
10 Ashby, Charles R. (ed.) The Modulation of Dopaminergic Neurotransmission by Other Neurotransmitters
Boca Raton, FL, CRC Press, 1996, 0849347807 / 9780849347801 First Edition Hard Cover Fine No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 223 pages. 113296 
Price: 59.00 USD
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11 ASTM Committee D19 on Water Methodology for Biomass Determinations and Microbial Activities in Sediments
American Society for Testing and Materials, 1978, Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Ex-library copy with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 199 pages in two sections: Microbial biomass determinations & Microbial activities in sediment with 7 papers in 1st section and 6 in second. Contents include: Evaluation of the most probable number technique for the enumeration of fecal coliforms and pseudomonas aeruginosa in sediment. 111716 
Price: 67.95 USD
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Zen and the Brain: Toward an Understanding of Meditation and Consciousness, Austin, James H.
12 Austin, James H. Zen and the Brain: Toward an Understanding of Meditation and Consciousness
London, The MIT Press, 1999, 0262511096 / 9780262511094 Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 844 pages. Crease on spine. 138840 
Price: 14.95 USD
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Biological Exuberance: Animal Homosexuality and Natural Diversity, Bagemihl, Bruce
13 Bagemihl, Bruce Biological Exuberance: Animal Homosexuality and Natural Diversity
N Y, St Martins Pr, 2000, 031225377X / 9780312253776 Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 752 pages. 131034 
Price: 15.95 USD
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14 Baker, P.T. (ed.) The Biology of High-altitude Peoples
West Nyack, New York, U.S.A., Cambridge Univ Pr, 1978, 0521215234 / 9780521215237 Ex Library Hard Cover Very Good Good 
Ex-library book with the usual marks, stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 357 pages with 11 articles on the subject by as many authors; graphs, charts, tables. 122944 
Price: 52.95 USD
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15 Baumgardt, John Philip How to Identify Flowering Plant Families: A Practical Guide for Horticulturist and Plant Lover
Portland, Oregon, U.S.A., Timber Press, 1982, 0917304217 / 9780917304217 Trade Paperback Good 
Slight hilighting.. 269 pages. Many illustrations and photos. 113283 
Price: 28.95 USD
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Your Electro-Vibratory Body: A Study of the Life Force As Electro-Vibratory Phenomena (Volume One of The Supersensitive Life of Man), Beasley, Victor R.
16 Beasley, Victor R. Your Electro-Vibratory Body: A Study of the Life Force As Electro-Vibratory Phenomena (Volume One of The Supersensitive Life of Man)
Boulder Creek, CO, University of the Trees Press, 1979, 0916438279 / 9780916438272 Trade Paperback Good Sceince, General 
Some highlighting to first thirty pages. Edge wear to cover. 292 pages. 7 3/8"w x 9 1/8"h. Many black and white photos and illustrations. 140390 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Surface Color Perception, Beck, Jacob
17 Beck, Jacob Surface Color Perception
Ithaca, Cornell University Press, 1972, 0801407044 / 9780801407048 Hard Cover Fine Good 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 205 pages. Full red cloth boards. Price-clipped dust jacket with sticker on cover and small tear. 125228 
Price: 28.95 USD
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18 Blanch, Harvey W.;Drew, Stephen ; Wang, Daniel I.C. (eds.) The Practice of Biotechnology: Current Commodity Products
Tarrytown, New York, U.S.A., Pergamon Press, 1985, 0080325114 / 9780080325118 Oversize Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
1136 pages with no marking of any kind to the text/interior, binding is solid. Volume 3 of the four part series "Comprehensive Biotechnology: The principles, applications and regulations of biotechnology in industry, agriculture and medicine" This volume has three sections with a total of 50 artciles, each by different authors: Healthcare products ( with articles on penicillins, tylosin, peptide anibiotics, lincomycin etc.) Food and beverage products (with articles on whisky, traditional fermented soybean foods, baker's yeast, cheese starters, lysine, threonine etc. ) Industrial chemicals, biochemical and fuels (with articles on cetric acid, acetic acid, lactic acid, proteeolytic enzymes,, ethanol, acetone and butanol, fats and oils etc. ) Charts, graphs, tables, flow charts, chemistry... 129711 
Price: 45.00 USD
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19 Bliss, Michael Discovery of Insulin
University of Toronto Press, 2000, 0802083447 / 9780802083449 Trade Paperback Near Fine 
Book shows very very light shelf wear only with creaseless covers and spine, sharp corners on the covers, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 137214 
Price: 7.95 USD
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20 Block, William Annotated Bibliography of Antarctic Invertebrates (Terrestrial and Freshwater)
U.K., British Antarctic Survey, 1992, 0856651486 / 9780856651489 Oversize Paperback Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 263 pages. Previous owner's name. 124720 
Price: 25.00 USD
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