• This latest acquisition is particularly interesting as it has this smart binding - which suggests that books were already prized by Jane as a young teenager. (nls.uk)
  • The book Life Everywhere by David Darling was also written largely in reply to Rare Earth and Darling describes it as neither a hypothesis nor prediction, but merely "a description of how life arose on Earth" having selected the factors that best suit the case. (wikipedia.org)
  • I think that what we see in most books of the class Robin describes, are official views. (lesswrong.com)
  • The earliest serious effort to illustrate an important work of English poetry" (Hodnett, Five Centuries of Book Illustration, 1988, p.63). (ebay.com)
  • The main strength of the Schulich-Woolf Rare Book Collection is British history and culture of the 16th through 18th centuries. (queensu.ca)
  • This book is also Fine Leather Bound Dated on spine Paris 1880, special Japanese Paper used for only the first 100 copies of which this is one of them. (ebay.com)
  • The book argues that the universe is fundamentally hostile to complex life and that while microbial life may be common in the universe, complex intelligent life (like the evolution of biological complexity from simple life on Earth) required an exceptionally unlikely set of circumstances, and therefore complex life is likely to be extremely rare. (wikipedia.org)
  • Drew, 14, an eighth-grader at Amherst Middle School, fell ill in July 2009 with aplastic anemia, an extremely rare disease that prevented his body from producing red and white blood cells and platelets, and opened him up to infection, uncontrollable bleeding and other life-threatening conditions. (unionleader.com)
  • A Buddhist scholar and the author of more than thirty-five books and translations, he is emeritus professor of Tibetan and Buddhist studies at the University of Virginia, where he founded the largest academic program of Tibetan Buddhist studies in the West. (alibris.com)
  • Biblio is a book search engine which indexes more than 50 million books from over 5,500 independent bookstores. (lifehacker.com)
  • For another resource in your book-finding arsenal, check out BookFinder for another excellent search engine for rare and out of print books. (lifehacker.com)
  • As the company was already searching and compiling listings from book auctions for its database, in 2004 it launched an on site search engine for book auction listings. (wikipedia.org)
  • All of the books have been checked to make sure they are in good condition or better. (ebay.com)
  • If you're a bibliophile with some tips and tricks to share on the topic of hunting down rare books, let's hear about it in the comments below. (lifehacker.com)
  • Writing the book was cathartic for Jennifer, providing another outlet to share the story of a miracle and say thank you to God for saving Drew, who is back skiing, playing lacrosse and soccer, and bringing home A's. (unionleader.com)
  • The University moved to make provisions for the care of these types of materials, and the Trustees allowed for the establishment of the Rare Book Department on July 1, 1930. (wikipedia.org)
  • After that incident, Jennifer said, her blog became her vehicle for coping until one day her father recommended that she take some of what she had written and turn it into a book. (unionleader.com)
  • This rare item is, indeed, a collection of miscellaneous items by and about Robert Louis Stevenson: it includes texts such as Stevenson's article on Beranger in the Encyclopaedia Britannica and a poem about Stevenson by W.E. Henley, and illustrations including facsimile title pages and reproductions from earlier editions. (nls.uk)
  • Seymour Schulich recently gave his rare book collection to Queen's. (queensu.ca)
  • Also named in the suit is the Salem Radio Group, which owns the book's publishing house and also conservative radio stations that gave the book a lot of free media, such as interviews with the authors. (philly.com)
  • The Seven Habits Highly Effective People" and similar books are idealistic. (lesswrong.com)
  • We have quite a few Prayer Books, devotionals and Hymnbooks. (ebay.com)
  • Please let us know what you think of this resource, if you have information to add about an acquisition, or if you have rare Scottish books that you would like to donate or sell. (nls.uk)
  • Principal Daniel Woolf always intended to donate his rare book collection to Queen's University. (queensu.ca)
  • Book sales results from around 150 worldwide auction houses are added shortly after the auctions take place. (wikipedia.org)
  • The book argues that among the essential criteria for life are a terrestrial planet with plate tectonics and oxygen, a large moon, magnetic field, a gas giant like Jupiter for protection and an orbit in the habitable zone of the right kind of star. (wikipedia.org)
  • Listing booksellers pay a fee of $425 annually to list their books and gain access to other services such as the book database. (wikipedia.org)
  • The book clearly stayed with her, as Thomas Carlyle later added his own bookplate to the volume. (nls.uk)
  • Books are chosen at random.Book conditions will range from Acceptable to Very Good. (ebay.com)
  • books.google.com - Iguanas, chameleons, geckos -- these and many other types of lizards are to be found in any pet shop, and they all make good pets for the right keepers. (google.com)