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CELEBRATION A LYON DU CENTENAIRE DE LA MORT D'ANDRE-MARIE AMPERE, 1836-9136, Tome 1.
Edition: First edition.
Lyons, France: publie sous la direction de M. C. Chalumeau, Ingenieur en Chef de la Ville, 1936. Hardcover first edition - In addition to the tributes to Ampere from around the world, this includes several papers on the impact of electricity in rural and urban areas, trolleys, elevators, stagecraft and more. Texte en francais (text in French.) Illustrated with several pages of photographs. Volume 1 only. Large format, measuring approx 11 x 8 1/2 inches, 255 pages, plus photographs and table of contents. Bound in red cloth. Very uncommon.
Condition: Near very good overall - some fading to the red cloth on the spine and upper edge, slight fraying at corners and ends of spine and at 2 places on side of spine. Sturdy binding, contents near fine.Book ID: 13724More details Price: $80.00
Edition: First printing.
San Francisco: McAdam / Cage, (2005). SIGNED hardcover first edition - Fourth novel by this award-winning writer. "In Portland, Orgeon, three high school friends - Leon, Chris and Kayla - spend their time skateboarding, studying foreign languages and classical music, and plotting a shared future that will avoid the superficiality they witness in the adult world around them. There is only one adult they admire, whom they suspect might hold secrets worth knowing." SIGNED on the title page. 303 pp. ISBN: 1-596921129.
Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.Book ID: 80161More details Price: $30.00