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1 "Armitage, Angus. " The world of Copernicus
NY 1951 (9th printing) Paperback GOOD 
The life and work of the great astronomer. Tight and square. Covers creased and soiled. Owners name on 1st pg. 
Price: 6.48 USD
 
 
2 "Asimov, Isaac" Isaac Asimov's Guide to Earth and Science
NY 1991 0679404376 / 9780679404378 (1st edition) Hardbound NEAR FINE/ Fine DJ 
"As new except for a few tiny spots on exterior top of page edges. ""fantastic, grand tour of the cosmos…beginning with Eratosthenes (240 B.C.) and ending with tieh stunning scientific achievements of the present day...Asimov deftly reveals the secrets of the universe with explanations that anyone from novice to scholar can understand and enjoy..."" 285 indexed pages." 
Price: 15.95 USD
 
 
3 "de Pree, Christopher & Alan Axelrod" Complete Idiot's Guide to Astronomy
Trade Paperback very good 

Price: 9.00 USD
 
 
4 "Dutton, Commander Benjamin (Commnader Edwin A. Beito, revision)" Navigation and Nautical Astronomy: Prepared for the Instruction of Midshipmen at the United States Naval Academy
"Annapolis, MD" 1951 "(10th edition, 5th printing, 1954)" Hardcover GOOD- 
"Tight, bright, clean but slight skewed. Faded spine and rear cover. Foxing on back endpapers, owner's name on first free page. 850 indexed pages providing a full course on the tried and true methods of navigation used and taught through the years to mariners of the US and the world. Loaded with charts, diagrams and tables. " 
Price: 13.95 USD
 
 
The Astronomical Almanac for the Year 2014, "Gallaudet, & Moncrieff"
5 "Gallaudet, & Moncrieff" The Astronomical Almanac for the Year 2014
0707741424 / 9780707741420 Hardbound VERY GOOD 
"Ex-library, as new except for stamps on top exterior page edges and inside back cover. No dust jacket. Slight tilt. ""Data for Astronomy, Space Sciences, Geodesy, Surveying, Navigation and other applications"". Prepared jointly by the Nautical Almanac Office, United States Naval Observatory and H.M. Nautical Almanac Office,, United Kingdom Hydrographic Office." 
Price: 14.95 USD
 
 
The Omega Point: The Search for the Missing Mass and the Ultimate Fate of the Universe (Bantam New Age Books), "Gribbin, John"
6 "Gribbin, John" The Omega Point: The Search for the Missing Mass and the Ultimate Fate of the Universe (Bantam New Age Books)
Bantam 055334515X / 9780553345155 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 4.45 USD
 
 
7 "Hewitt Schlereth (Umberto Bertoli, illus.)" Celestial Navigation by Star Sights including Perpetual Almanac of Stars (The Cruising Navigator Series - Volume 3)
"Newport, Rhode Island" 1983 0915160587 / 9780915160587 Hardbound GOOD+ 
"Comb binding in hardcover to lie flat. Tight, bright and clean. Owners name on title page and some pages showing slight rumpling (could be a water stain, but no mustiness). Dust jacket has slight rubbing to open edges and a 3/4"" rip on bottom edge. Step-by-step course on star sight navigation. 342 pages full of illustrations and charts." 
Price: 28.95 USD
 
 
8 "Ingalls, Albet G. (Ed.)" Amateur Telescope Making (Book One)
NY 1945 "(4th Edition, 19th printing, 1970)" Hardbound NEAR FINE/ No DJ 
"Tight, bright, clean and square but no dust jacket. Tiny curl to bottom cover corners. In 1925 Scientifc Amercan published an article about a group of amateurs, in Springfield, VT, who, with the help of one serious scientist built a serious telescope. 368 readers requested information on how to do it...which led to a pamphlet...which led to this book - 510 indexed pages illustrated with diagrams and black and white photos, that is the bible of amateur telescope builders." 
Price: 22.95 USD
 
 
9 "Jones, Brian" Fact Finder: The Night Sky
NY 1990 051703395x / 9780517033951 (1st American edition) Oversize Hardbound FINE 
"As new except for faint corner wear. ""this highly illustrated book takes you on an exciting journey around the night sky. The Sun, the Moon and all the planets of the Solar System are included, as well as stars, galaxies, comets, meteors, and aurorae..."" diagrams, photos and maps. Suitable for beginner in astronomy or an older child." 
Price: 34.95 USD
 
 
10 "Levy, David H., O'Byrne, John" Skywatching (Nature Company Guides)
Time Life Education 078354751X / 9780783547510 Hardcover GOOD 

Price: 12.48 USD
 
 
Do your Ears Pop in Space and 500 other Surprising Questions about Space Travel, "Mullane, R. Mike"
11 "Mullane, R. Mike" Do your Ears Pop in Space and 500 other Surprising Questions about Space Travel
0471154040 / 9780471154044 Trade Paperback acceptable 

Price: 7.50 USD
 
 
NASA/Trek: Popular Science and Sex in America, "Penley, Constance"
12 "Penley, Constance" NASA/Trek: Popular Science and Sex in America
Verso 0860916170 / 9780860916178 Trade Paperback very good 

Price: 6.00 USD
 
 
13 "Roman, Colin A." Secretos del Cosmos
Spain 1971 Trade paperback VERY GOOD 
Appears unread. Light soil. Stiff linen wraps. Text in Spanish. Astronomy with maps. 
Price: 4.37 USD
 
 
"Galileo's Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love", "Sobel, Dava"
14 "Sobel, Dava" "Galileo's Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love"
Penguin Books 0140280553 / 9780140280555 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 7.00 USD
 
 
15 "Toulmin, Stphen & Juna Goodfield" The Fabric of the Heavens: The Development of Astronomy and Dynamics
Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 2.00 USD
 
 
16 "Tucker, Wallace & Karen" The Cosmic Inquirers: Modern Telescopes and Their Makers
HarvardUniversity 0674174356 / 9780674174351 Hardcover very good 

Price: 10.00 USD
 


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