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Image for The Moon And Beyond: Encyclopedia of Discovery and Exploration, Volume 17.

The Moon And Beyond: Encyclopedia of Discovery and Exploration, Volume 17.

By: Appel, Fred

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Aldus Books, London, Printed in Yugoslavia by Mladinnska Knjiga, Ljubljana.: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 49019

Condition: Very Good


Very nice clean copy. very little wear on the cover. some ageing of the paper. View more info

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Mars, the Red Planet

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A.: Lothrop Lee & Shepard: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2000

ISBN: 0688518125

Condition: Good


Library Edition, used at the library and withdrawn. Dust Jacket is protected by plastic, shows minor shelf wear. Book has library markings and pockets, marked out, marked withdrawn. Someone has decided to correct and improve Mr. Asimov's text in ink on page 35. Someone else has underlined two words on page 18 and starred a Table on page 19. Otherwise, pages are clean and binding secure. A good science book for the young Astronomer, written by one of our finest scientists of the 20th century. Nice article on the author on the back of the Dust Jacket. View more info

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Cosmic Catastrophes

By: Chapman, Clark R.; Morrison, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A.: Plenum Pr: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 49030

ISBN: 0306431637

Condition: Good


No other editions mentioned. Ex-library, dust jacket protected in plastic, interior very clean . Book shows very little wear. View more info

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A Viewer's Guide to Halley's Comet

By: Hart, Matthew

Price: $2.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A.: Pocket Books: 1985

Seller ID: 49066

ISBN: 067149841X

Condition: As New


First Pocket Book Edition, September 1985, "10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1." Paper aged, but book has never been read or opened. Pocket 49841-x. View more info

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Guide to the Night Sky

By: Henarejos, Philippe

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Columbia, New York, U.S.A.: Konemann: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 49046

ISBN: 3829040628

Condition: Fine


Publication numbers read '10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1.' Copyright 2000 for this English Edition. Plastic Dust Jacket and book in like-new condition. View more info

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Comets: Creators and Destroyers

By: Levy, David H.

Price: $16.95

Publisher: U.S.A.: Touchstone Books, Oublished by Simon & Schuster, Touchstone, 1230 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10020: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2023

ISBN: 0684852551

Condition: New


New. First Edition, "10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1." "Gossamer travelers that visit our sky from time to time, these flying balls of ice and dust have shaped the course of life on Earth. In a special sense, we are the children of comets." View more info

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Shadow of a Star: The Neutrino Story of Supernova 1987A

By: Mann, Alfred K.

Price: $22.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A.: W H Freeman & Co: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2024

ISBN: 0716730979

Condition: New


"The birth of Nutrino Astronomy--an intriguing story told us by one of its pioneers." A new book, Dust jacket new, First Printing, 1997. View more info

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The Cosmic Connection: An Extraterrestrial Perspective

By: Sagan, Carl

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Anchor Press: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 48014

ISBN: 0385004575

Condition: Very Good


Printing numbers read '9 8 7 6 5 4.' Ex-library. Dust JAcket protected in plastic, stamps on pages. book very clean and pages tight. very little wear. View more info

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Contact

By: Sagan, Carl

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Audioworks, Simon & Schuster Audio, 1230 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10020: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2033

Condition: Good


Abridgement of Contact, Read by Jodie Foster (who had just starred in the movie of the same title). Casettes clean, book in good order.Purchased from CrackerBarrell Lending library in 1998. Privately owned since. Four Casettes, approximately 5 hours. View more info

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Wrinkles in Time

By: Smoot, George; Davidson, Keay

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: William Morrow & Co: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 49001

ISBN: 0688123309

Condition: As New


Edition, "5 6 7 8 9 10". Clean new copy, Science book club. clean as a whistle. View more info

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I Wonder Why Stars Twinkle, and other questions about space.

By: Stott, Carole

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Reader's Digest Young Families, printed in Italy: 1993

Seller ID: 102

Condition: As New


9 1/4 inches X 11 3/8 inches, 32 pages. Answers questions such as 'Will the sun ever go out?' and 'Which stars explode?' Bright, very clean book, in new condition. 'The amazing 'I Wonder Why.' collection reveals unexpected and entertaining answers to all those tricky questions about how our world works. Filled with information and quirky facts to keep young minds buzzing, these unique books will amaze, amuse, satisfy, and inspire!' View more info

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We Are Not Alone, The Search for Intelligent Life on Other Worlds

By: Sullivan, Walter

Price: $35.00

Publisher: United States, McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1964

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 49083

Condition: Very Good


8.75" x 6" x 2", 325 pages. Well written and well researched, according to the book reviewer from the same newspaper. McGraw-Hill book number 62326. Book in very good condition, binding sound, pages clean, no marks in it, not price clipped, some minor wear to edges of dust jacket. Our book number 49083. View more info

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Far Out: How to Create Your Own Star World

By: West, Robin

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.A.: Carolrhoda Books: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 226

ISBN: 087614279X

Condition: Good


Cut and Paste Space vehicles, rainy day art for budding scientists. ex-library, withdrawn. Library Binding. dust jacket protected by library plastic cover, but has library stickers. book inside clean and bright, spine tight, lower right corner of pages has had clean water on them, no staining or mildew, but slight warping to the corner of the pages. some faint water marks on title page and contents page. 71 pages, bright clear pictures of craft projects, i.e. space ships, robots, and aliens. View more info

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Life In The Stars, with illustrations

By: Younghusband, Sir Francis

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Printed in Great Britain by Billing and Sons, LTD. Guildford and Esher., New York, E.P. Dutton and Company: 1928

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 48000

Condition: Good


9" x 6" x 1.5", 219 pages. Frayed old book. Text clean, pictures present, spine secure. 'An exposition of the view that on some planets of some stars exist beings higher than ourselves, and on one a world-leader, the supreme embodiment of the eternal spirit which animates the whole.' with illustrations. A view of the Universe as a 'living whole'. Life here has come from elsewhere, 'God is not to be feared but to be approached--not shunned in craven terror but sought after with the delight men feel in striving for the glory which ever shines above the dangerous. F.E.Y. April, 1927. ' 219 pages,... View more info