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Image for A Journey Through Time. Exploring the Universe with the Hubble Space Telescope

A Journey Through Time. Exploring the Universe with the Hubble Space Telescope

By: Barbree, Jay & Caidin, Martin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Penguin Studio: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID284014


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. xxiii, 232 pages Foreword by Senator John Glenn, Jr View more info

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How to Build Your Own Observatory

By: Berry, Richard (Editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, Kalmbach Publishing: 1988

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID299282


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Good condition - Card Covers, staple bound. Light wear to edges and corners. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 79 pages Reprints from Telescope Making magazine. View more info

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Man and the Stars

By: Brown, Hanbury

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID275539


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 185 pages Professor Hanbury Brown here shows how astronomy has always been relevant to practical matters from the calendar to science, navigation, religions and the stars' influence on mankind's general outlook. View more info

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Great Observatories of the World

By: Brunier, Serge and Lagrange, Anne-Marie

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Buffalo, NY, Firefly Books: 2005

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID296616


Folio Size [38x28cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. 240 pages Foreword by Catherine Cesarsky View more info

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A Guide to the Night Sky

By: Burnham, R, Dyer, A & Et Al

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Scoresby, The Five Mile Press: 2009

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID300453


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Colour illustrations. 288 pages The bestselling guide for practival amateur starhopping. Revised and updated. View more info

Spaceship Earth

By: Calder, Nigel

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, Viking: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID204960


Small Quarto Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket (now protected). Previous owner's name/details to front free endpaper. Colour illustrations. Produced in association with Channel Four. 208 pages View more info

Image for The Cosmic Onion: Quarks and the Nature of the Universe

The Cosmic Onion: Quarks and the Nature of the Universe

By: Close, Frank

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann Educational Books: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID283070


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 182 pages View more info

Image for In Darkness Born. The Story of Star Formation

In Darkness Born. The Story of Star Formation

By: Cohen, Martin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID273531


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Some clear sticky tape pieces to paste-downs. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 196 pages An authority in the field brings together diverse work from many branches of astronomy and show clearly the synthesis of ideas about star formation that has resulted. View more info

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Voyager's Grand Tour. To the Outer Planets and Beyond

By: Dethloff, Henry C. & Schorn, Ronald A.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Washington, Smithsonian Books: 2003

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID298737


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Crease to page5/6. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 278 pages View more info

Secrets of Space

By: Feldman, Anthony

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Books for Pleasure: 1980

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID275409


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs and drawings. 336 pages The author explores space from the ancient Egyptians and Aztecs to the Space Shuttle. View more info

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Coming of Age In the Milky Way

By: Ferris, Timothy

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID299196


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Black & white illustrations. 495 pages Describes the quest to understand cosmic space and time from prehistoric times to modern day; includes glossary, a chronolgical history of the universe and extensive bibliography. View more info

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Project Eternity [Signed by Author]

By: Gardner, Melvin T.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Belgium, Published by Author: 1994

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID2132


Octavo Size. Very Good condition - card covers; some faint yellowing to edges of rear covers, Dedication copy to Dr Paul Davies - signed by author. 96 pages Retired Rear Admiral Melvin Gardner proposes a framework for the massive effort to locate other planets which could become our new home in the event of Earth becoming unviable. View more info

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Frozen Star

By: Greenstein, George

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, New American Library: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID294262


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 274 pages View more info

Image for Our Changing Universe. The New Astronomy

Our Changing Universe. The New Astronomy

By: Gribbin, John

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID283721


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs and drawings. 160 pages Presents the story of the new astronomy which has radically altered our understanding of the universe. View more info

The Mysterious Universe

By: Henbest, Nigel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Cavendish House: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID273568


Quarto Size [approx 22cm x 29cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners with closed tear to upper edge by spine all but invisible under plastic covering. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs as well as drawings and diagrams. 184 pages An exploration of our solar system and the infinite worlds beyond. View more info

Image for Spacecam In Co-Operation With NASA - Photographing the Final Frontier - from Apollo to Hubble

Spacecam In Co-Operation With NASA - Photographing the Final Frontier - from Apollo to Hubble

By: Hope, Terry

Price: $22.00

Publisher: David & Charles: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID248735


Oblong Small Quarto Size [27x22cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 253 pages View more info

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COORDINATION OF OBSERVATIONAL PROJECTS IN ASTRONOMY

By: Jaschek, C. and Sterken, C. (Editors)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Cambridge University Press: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID95029


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Some mild sunning to spine, 270pages Proceedings of an international conference held in Strasbourg, November 23-26 1987 View more info

Image for Journey to the Stars: Space exploration - tomorrow & beyond

Journey to the Stars: Space exploration - tomorrow & beyond

By: Jastrow, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Bantam: 1989

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID3127


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 214 pages View more info

Hyperspace A Scientific Odyssey Through Parallel Universes, Time Warps and the 10th Dimension

By: Kaku, Michio

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID255858


Very Good+ condition. 359 pages A leading candidate for the Theory of Everything. View more info

Image for Where Will We Go When the Sun Dies?

Where Will We Go When the Sun Dies?

By: Macvey, John W.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Stein & Day: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID241043


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 264 pages An eminent astronomer blueprints where mankind must someday seek refuge from a dying sun. View more info