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  • Luther Burbank: His Methods and Discoveries and Their Practical Application (12 Volumes)

    By Luther Burbank

    Our Price: $1,250.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112212648
    • Publisher: Luther Burbank Press
    • Published: 1914-1915
    (New York). (1914-1915). 12 volumes. 1st edition. SIGNED on special tipped-in leaf designed by Tiffany & Co. Embossed leather binding of orange tree design to boards and spines. T.e.g. Extensive edgewear along spine ends and extremities. Original owner's name gilt-stamped on 1st volume pasteboard. VG.
  • Metal Speciation and Bioavailability in Aquatic Systems

    By Andre Tessier

    Our Price: $1,060.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780471958307
    • Publisher: Wiley
    • Published: January 1996
    Metal Speciation and Bioavailability in Aquatic Systems is the first comprehensive review to deal with fundamental concepts and models, speciation measurements and field applications in metal speciation and bioavailability in aquatic environments. This volume provides a thorough review of current developments concerning the interactions between trace metals and aquatic organisms. Metal Speciation and Bioavailability in Aquatic Systems provides: The first comprehensive approach to the subject covering all aspects of trace metal ecotoxicology in the environment. Essential reading for researchers and graduate students who will appreciate critical reviews of classical and modern methods of metal speciation. Contributions from leading scientists from many disciplines assessing both analytical and physical methods applied to this growing field of environmental analysis. An introduction to the use of laboratory bioassays as predictive tools for understanding trace metal?organism interactions. An examination of the use and limitations of bioassays in management decisions. The interdisciplinary nature of this topic is highlighted in Metal Speciation and Bioavailability in Aquatic Systems, ensuring that this volume is invaluable for chemists, biochemists, biologists, ecologists and environmental engineers involved in the fields of metal ecotoxicology, metal speciation, environmental and analytical chemistry, and the management of trace metals in aquatic systems.
  • Soma : Divine Mushroom of Immortality

    By R. Gordon Wasson

    Our Price: $2,000.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112114546
    • Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc.
    • Published: 1968
    (1968). 4to. One of 2 lettered copies, in full morocco, from an edition of 680. Top edge gilt. Mild impressions to leather of boards, with light wear to bottom edges. A touch of fading to spine. Slight rubbing to gilt of top edge of leaves. Light rubbing to slipcase, with spot of soiling to one side. VG in VG slipcase.

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