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1 (National Almanac Office) THE NAUTICAL ALMANAC FOR THE YEAR 1982
Washington: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1980. First edition. Hardcover. Small sticker mark on front cover, near fine in cloth-backed boards; no dust jacket as issued. 
Tall octavo. 276, I-xxxv pages. Tables and charts. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 (National Almanac Office) THE NAUTICAL ALMANAC FOR THE YEAR 1989
Washington: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1988. First edition. Hardcover. Faint sticker mark on front board, rear board scraped along the edge, else a very good plus copy perfect-bound in cloth-backed boards; no dust jacket issued. 
Tall octavo. 318, I-xxxv pages. Tables and charts. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 (National Almanac Office) THE NAUTICAL ALMANAC FOR THE YEAR 1990
Washington: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1989. First edition. Hardcover. Small sticker mark on front cover, near fine in cloth-backed boards; no dust jacket as issued. 
Tall octavo. 318, I-xxxv pages. Tables and charts. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 (National Almanac Office) THE NAUTICAL ALMANAC FOR THE YEAR 1991
Washington: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1990. First edition. Hardcover. Small sticker mark on front cover, near fine in cloth-backed boards; no dust jacket as issued. 
Tall octavo. 318, I-xxxv pages. Tables and charts. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 (National Almanac Office) THE NAUTICAL ALMANAC FOR THE YEAR 1992
Washington: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1991. First edition. Hardcover. Faint sticker mark on front board, near fine in cloth-backed boards; no dust jacket issued. 
Tall octavo. 318, I-xxxv pages. Tables and charts. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 (National Almanac Office) THE NAUTICAL ALMANAC FOR THE YEAR 1994
Washington: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1993. First edition. Hardcover. Small sticker mark on front cover, near fine in cloth-backed boards; no dust jacket as issued. 
Tall octavo. 318, I-xxxv pages. Tables and charts.. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 (National Almanac Office) THE NAUTICAL ALMANAC FOR THE YEAR 1995
Washington: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1994. First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy perfect-bound in cloth-backed boards; no dust jacket issued. 
Tall octavo. 318, I-xxxv pages. Tables and charts. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 (National Almanac Office) THE NAUTICAL ALMANAC FOR THE YEAR 1998
Washington D.C.: For Sale by the Government Printing Office, 1998. First edition. Hardcover. Small stain (from sticker removal) to the lower front cover, else a fine copy perfect-bound in cloth-backed printed boards; no dust jacket issued. 
Tall octavo. 318, I-xxxv pages. Tables and charts. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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9 Abetti, Giorgio THE SUN
New York: Macmillan Company, (1957). First edition in English. Hardcover. Small ownership label on the front endpaper, otherwise a near fine copy in a slightly shelfworn dust jacket with one short closed tear to the upper rear panel. 
Professor Abetti's book has been recognized as the authoritative treatment of the subject since its first appearance in Italian in 1934. This illustrated volume, translated by J. B. Sidgwick, is a revised edition making its first appearance in English. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 Aldrin, Buzz and Barnes, John ENCOUNTER WITH TIBER
(New York:) Warner Books, (1996). Reprint. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A grand space chronicle of two enemies feuding bitterly over the fate of the frontier blazed by the Apollo pioneers who now must work together when a radio beacon from deep space is discovered. Foreword by Arthur C. Clarke. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Asimov, Isaac EXTRATERRESTRIAL CIVILIZATIONS
New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., (1979). First edition. Hardcover. Mild uniform offsetting to the front and rear endsheets, light fading to the boards, else a near fine copy; in an age-toned dust jacket. 
Asimov's analysis of the universe, life, and intelligence; basing his conclusions on the scientific findings of the time. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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12 Asimov, Isaac MARS: Our Mysterious Neighbor
Milwaukee: Gareth Stevens Publishing, (1988). Second printing. Hardcover. Slight nick at rear along the gutter, otherwise fine; in illustrated laminated boards without dust jacket. 
Small quarto. A volume from Isaac Asimov's Library of the Universe. 32 pages, color illustrated. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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13 Asimov, Isaac THE COLLAPSING UNIVERSE
New York: Walker and Company, (1977). Book club edition. Hardcover. A near fine copy in a dust jacket that shows some mild edgewear, some light scratching and creasing at the spine fold. 
The sf veteran's lay-friendly disquisition on black holes. "Ought we to get excited over an invisible nothing? Yes--if that black hole represents the most extreme state of matter possible, it it represents the possible end of the universe."--Asimov. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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14 Audouze, Jean; Pelletan, Marie-Christine; and Szalay, Alex, editors LARGE SCALE STRUCTURES OF THE UNIVERSE: Proceedings of the 130th Symposium of the International Astronomical Union, Dedicated to the Memory of Marc A. Aaronson (1950-1987), Held in Balatonfured, Hungary, June 15-20, 1987
Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, (1988). First edition. A near fine copy in glossy wraps. 
Thick tall octavo. International Astronomical Union Symposium No. 130. A contribution to the knowledge of the spatial distribution and the evolution with time of large scale structures such as clusters of galaxies. 619 pages; author index. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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15 Barsukov, V.L.; Basilevsky, A.T.; Volkov, V.P.; and Zharkov, V.N. VENUS GEOLOGY, GEOCHEMISTRY, AND GEOPHYSICS: Research Results From The USSR
Tucson, Arizona: The University of Arizona Press, (1992). 0816512221 / 9780816512225 First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in red cloth with gilt spine lettering; no dust jacket. 
421 pages; appendices and references. Illustrated with figures (including photographs) and tables. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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16 Barth, Charles A. ULTRAVIOLET SPECTROSCOPY OF PLANETS
Pasadena, California: Jet Propulsion Laboratory, 1965. First edition. Fine in textured wraps. 
Quarto. National Aeronautics and Space Administration Technical Report No. 32-822, issued by the California Institute of Technology. 136 pages; illustrated with tables and figures. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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17 Barthel, Peter RADIO STRUCTURE IN QUASARS
(Beeldrecht, Amsterdam): Sterrewacht Leiden, (1984). First edition: Trade Paperback Original. Trade Paperback. Small minor stain to the front endpaper, uniform yellowing to the rear cover, mild crease to the lower front corner, else near fine in wraps with a front cover illustration in black-and-white. 
This thoroughly researched dissertation includes sections on parsec scale nuclear structure in extended quasars, large scale structure in high redshift quasars, hotspots in extended quasars, and radio structure of 3C236. 176 pages; figures; tables. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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18 Ehlers, Jurgen editor RELATIVITY THEORY AND ASTROPHYSICS: 2. Galactic Structure
Providence, Rhode Island: American Mathematical Society, (1974). Second printing. Hardcover. Fine without dust jacket, as issued. 
Volume 9 of Lectures In Applied Mathematics. 220 pages with an index. Rust-colored cloth with the lettering on the spine and front cover in gilt. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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19 Goldsmith, Donald, editor SCIENTISTS CONFRONT VELIKOVSKY
Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, (1977). 0801409616 / 9780801409615 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine in a lightly rubbed and shelfworn dust jacket with a few edge tears. 
With a foreword by Isaac Asimov. Contributors include Carl Sagan. For the first time, a group of eminent scholars reply to Velikovsky's theory of worlds in collision. 183 pages, references, bibliography, index. Illustrated with tables and figures. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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20 Hues, Robert TRACTATUS DE GLOBIS ET EORUM USU: A Treatise Descriptive of the Globes Constructed by Emery Molyneux, and Published in 1592
London: The Hakluyt Society, (1889). B00085Q2KY First edition thus: bound with SAILING DIRECTIONS FOR THE CIRCUMNAVIGATION OF ENGLAND AND FOR A VOYAGE TO THE STRAITS OF GIBRALTAR. Hardcover. Inner hinges have a hairline crack, not affecting the tight, sound binding; slight tanning to the half-title and rear fly pages, otherwise a very good copy in decoratively embossed blue cloth with image of the ship Victoria, in gold, on the front cover. 
Edited with annotated indexes and an introduction by Clements R. Markham. Frontispiece of The Molyneaux Celestial Globe, with the pages uncut throughout, a foldout map, and glossaries. Hakluyt Society publication number 79. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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