THE BOOK OF MAN the Quest to Discover Our Genetic Heritage
Abacus, 1995 Re-issue. Binding: Softcover. Book Condition: Very Good Book. packed weight 380g Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 750 grams. Category: Science & Technology; Inventory No: 0010313. (Book ref. 0010313) £4.00
Genetic Modification and Food.
London: HMSO, 1997. Revised.. Glossy Pictorial Card. Near Fine (NEAR NEW)/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" EX PUBLIC SECTOR LIBRARY BLACKED OUT STAMPS. CARD COVERED PAPERBACK A Guide from the Food Safety Directorate Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food. This book is part of a large purchase from a Public Sector Library and except where mentioned are for the most part LIKE NEW! MOSTLY the ONLY flaws are the blacked out (they insisted) Library stamps which show many of them to be UNUSED! This copy is Near Fine (NEAR NEW). FEEL FREE TO E-MAIL FOR PHOTOGRAPHS AND FURTHER DETAILS. FROM A DEALER WHO TELLS YOU WHO THEY ARE AND WHAT THEIR TELEPHONE AND ADDRESS CONTACT DETAILS ARE! (Book ref. 33333336519) £5.00
MOLECULAR GENETICS OF BACTERIA
(Wiley 2nd edn 1994) Royal 8vo pbk. xi, 287pp bw\ills. Some notets written in by some diagrams by previous owner, but otherwise a VG clean copy. (Book ref. 2599) £8.50
The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life. [Popular Impression, Thirteenth to Eighteenth Thousand]. UNUSUALLY BRIGHT, CLEAN COPY
John Murray, 1902 8vo., Popular Impression, Eighteenth to Twenty-Third Thousand, with a fine portrait frontispiece in photogravure (original tissue guard present) and a folding diagram (diagram very lightly spotted at fore-edge), endpapers moderately browned, tiny corner loss from front free endpaper; original decorative arches-style green cloth, gilt back, an unusually bright, clean copy. (Book ref. 18908) £234.00
New Paths in Genetics
London: Geroge Allen & Unwin Limited, 1941. Illustrated by No Illustrations. 1st Edition. Green Cloth. Good Plus/No Wrapper. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 206pp. First edition copy. 8 vo. Bound in green cloth. The spine is sunned and the title unreadable which is often the case with this book. Light fading and mottling to the periphery of the boards and a bump to the head of the spine. Previous ink name inscription to the front end paper and another pencil gift inscription above it. Slight foxing to the fore edges and to the periphery of a few pages at the front and rear of the book. Internally clean and tight. A good plus copy. (Book ref. 226374) £12.00
THE GERMAN SHEPHERD DOG - A Genetic History of the Breed.
London. Witherby. 1991. lst edn. HEAVY hardback which will require extra postage. Before ordering please contact us direct for a postage quote as this saves time when processing orders (01493 750534). 439 pages. B.w. and colour photographs. Near fine in blue boards with gilt lettering to spine, slight foxing on top edge of textblock, in a v.g. d.w. ISBN: 0-85493-207-0. (Book ref. 286) £55.00
THE ENGINEER IN THE GARDEN - Genetics: From the Idea of Heredity to the Creation of Life.
London. Pimlico. 1995. Large format paperback. 398 pages. Fine, with page edges yellowing, in a fine papercover. Unread book from new stock. A quirky and broadly informed account of modern genetics, heredity and evolution that teems with the latest facts... ISBN: 0-7126-6168-9. (Book ref. 2754) £4.00
THE GENETIC JIGSAW - The story of the new genetics.
Oxford. O.U.P. 1988. Paperback. 160 pages. Fine, with page edges beginning to brown, in fine papercover. Unread book from new stock. ISBN: 0-19-282139-3. (Book ref. 2566) £4.95
Generation Games: Genetic Engineering and the Future for Our Lives
London: The Women's Press, 1992. 1st Edition. Softcover. First Edition. 8vo. 343 pp. Some occasional marginalia notes, underlinings and highlightings. GOOD+ (Book ref. 04227) £4.50
In His image: the cloning of a man.
London, Hamilton, 1978. 1st edition. The author of As Man becomes machine claims that a man has already been created by cloning. V.G. in V.G. dustwrapper, priceclipped. (Book ref. 242) £10.00
Human Biology and Behavior: An Anthropological Perspective: Second Edition
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1978. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0316928909 Third printing, laminated boards, no previous ownership markings, xii + 580 pages, numerous diagrams & illustrations, notes and list of suggested readings, glossary, index. (Book ref. 6799) £14.00
Rome: IPGR Secretariat, 1986. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Descriptor list for cashew (Anacardium occidentale L.) vi & 33 pages, 23 figures. (Book ref. 6057) £4.00
Principles of Plant Biology for the Tropics
London: Longman, 1983. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0582447577 x & 532 pages, numerous diagrams & drawings, index, reading list. Slight wear to edges, no interrnal markings. This major textbook presents a broad coverage of plant biology with examples drawn from the tropics. A valuable source book for courses on tropical biology and ecology. (Book ref. 5818) £14.00
London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1982. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0297778722 Second impression, xiv & 482 pages, diagrams, reading list, bibliography, index; no previous owner markings. The chapter on the content and demands of the A-level psychology examination makes this book particularly relevant to A-level students. It will also provide a solid grounding for undergraduate courses, as well as being an accessible introduction to the general reader. (Book ref. 4513) £5.00
Microbial Genetics Applied to Biotechnology : Principles and Techniques of Gene Transfer and Manipulation
London: Croom Helm, 1987. Soft. Very Good. 8vo 0709944357 Light cover wear, small ink inscrip. to half title, else a clean and tidy copy. (Book ref. 47449) £15.00
RNA Viruses: A Practical Approach
Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press, 2000. Paperback. Mint. 0199637164 (Book ref. 23689) £12.00
Norwell, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Chapman & Hall, 1975. Fourth Edition. Hard Cover. Good Plus/Good. 8vo 0412141302 Ex-Library F=-fep missing. Library markings - stamps and labels. D/w is price-clipped with some creasing at edges. (Book ref. 23000) £20.00
Branching Processes: Variation, Growth, and Extinction of Populations
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005. First Edition. Laminated Board. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 9780521832209 Bottom corners lightly bumped. Some pages have small dog-ears. Light wrinkling to page 5/6. No inscriptions or annotations. Published in association with the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, this title is one of the series "Cambridge Studies in Adaptive Dynamics" and it explores the mathematics behind the processes of reproduction and population composition. xii + 316pp. (Book ref. 008253) £30.00
Analysis of Genes and Genomes
UK: Wiley, 2004. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 0470843802 Ex library, softcover. Lending record shows this book has been borrowed once only. 469 pages, index, illustrated in colour with charts, tables and diagrams. A guide to techniques in genetic engineering, gene cloning and molecular biology. Genetic engineering in the post-genomic era is covered, beginning with the basics of DNA structure and DNA metabolism. Using examples, the fundamentals of creating mutations in DNA, cloning in bacteria, yeast, plants and animals are clearly presented. Emphasis is on post genomic technologies including DNA macro and microarrays, genome-wide two hybrid analysis, proteomics and bioinformatics. A modern post-genome era introduction to key techniques used in genetic engineering. Contents as new, clean, tight and bright. A donation from the sale of this book, has been made to an Orphanage in Uganda. (Book ref. 16294) £22.00
Lipid Metabolism and Membrane Biogenesis (Topics in Current Genetics 6)
Germany: Springer, 2004. Hard Cover. Near Fine. 354020752X Unread Ex library, pictorial board hardcover. Lending record shows this book has never been borrowed. 406 pages, index, illustrated with charts, tables and diagrams. Summarizes lipid research in a comprehensive way. Biochemical, cell biological and biophysical aspects of the four major groups of lipids in eukaryotic cells, namely glycerophospholipids, sterols, sphingolipids and storage lipids, are reported and discussed. The experimental systems addressed are mammalian, plant and yeast cells as the most prominent and currently best studied systems in lipid biochemistry, cell and molecular biology. Sections include: Contents as new, clean, tight and bright. A donation from the sale of this book, has been made to an Orphanage in Uganda. (Book ref. 16293) £120.00