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Animals and science in the twenty-first century: new technologies and challenges, Baker, Robert; Einstein, Rosemarie; Mellor, David; Rose, Margaret [Edited by]
1 Baker, Robert; Einstein, Rosemarie; Mellor, David; Rose, Margaret [Edited by] Animals and science in the twenty-first century: new technologies and challenges
Glen Osmond, SA ANZCCART 1995 0646224840 / 9780646224848 1st Edition Softcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good + condition - Card Covers. 129 pages Published by the Australian and New Zealand Council for the Care of Animals in Research and Teaching. The proceedings of the conference held at the Business School, University of Melbourne, 7-8 October 1994. This conference was complementary to the one held in Christchurch, N.Z. in the same year. The Melbourne Conference examined different aspects of the effects of new technologies on animals, humans and society as a whole. ID265127 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Book of Life.  A Compendium of the Best Autobiographical and Memoir Writing., Claxton, Eve (Editor)
2 Claxton, Eve (Editor) The Book of Life. A Compendium of the Best Autobiographical and Memoir Writing.
London Ebury Press 2005 0091900336 / 9780091900335 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. 496 pages A uniquely engrossing anthology of memoirs by some of the finest, funniest and most talented figures in history. ID290229 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Forms of Disruption Abstraction in Modern German Prose, Donahue, Neil H.
3 Donahue, Neil H. Forms of Disruption Abstraction in Modern German Prose
Ann Arbor University of Michigan Press 1993 0472104098 / 9780472104093 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 257pages. Revises and expands current understanding of German literary modernism including experimental prose authors whose status in German modernism did not survive the disruption of Nazi persecution and World War 2. Contents include: Wilhelm Worringer, Abstraction as Style; The Solution to Silence, The emergence of abstraction in Hugo von Hofmannsthal's "Chandos Letter" (1902); Ethics in Action, the Failure of Speculation in Robert Musil's 'The Confusion of Young Torless' (1906); Fear and Fascination in the Big City, Rainer Maria Rilke's Use of Georg Simmel in 'The Notebooks of Malte Laurid Brigge' (1910); Analytics and Construction, The Aesthetics of Carl Einstein; Expressionist Prose, Experiments in a New Spirit; Ecstatic Montage, Paratactic Visions in Gottfried Benn's Novella Cycle 'Brains' (1916); Erudite Montag, the Domesticating of Abstraction in Thomas Mann's 'Doctor Faustus' (1947) ID7145 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Einstein's Watch. Being An Unofficial Record of a Year's Most Ownable Things, Fenwick, Jolyon; Husselby, Marcus
4 Fenwick, Jolyon; Husselby, Marcus Einstein's Watch. Being An Unofficial Record of a Year's Most Ownable Things
London Profile Books 2009 1846683440 / 9781846683442 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 12 x 18cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 127 pages A judicious review of 2009's available treasures. ID280085 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Einstein A Centenary Volume, French, A. P.
5 French, A. P. Einstein A Centenary Volume
Cambridge, Massachusetts Harvard University Press 1979 0674242300 / 9780674242302 1st thus Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Diagrams. 332 pages Various authors provide a total assessment of Einstein's life and work. ID297810 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Einstein Lived Here, Pais, Abraham
6 Pais, Abraham Einstein Lived Here
Oxford and New York Clarendon Press/Oxford University Press 1994 0198539940 / 9780198539940 1st US Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Excellent condition. Previous owner's neat label to front free end paper. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. xvi, 282 pages Looks at the way Einstein was perceived by the world and on Einstein's own views on a range of matters. The author, a physicist, knew Einstein personally and this book provides essential information about Einstein the human being. ID273360 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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Men & Decisions, Strauss, Lewis L.
7 Strauss, Lewis L. Men & Decisions
London Macmillan & Co. 1963 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition in Very Good [price-clipped]Dustjacket - now protected in plastic sleeve. DJ lightly rubbed along edges and corners. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's details to front pastedown. The record of a man who made friends, enemies and history during four Presidential administations, starting with Herbert Hoover. ID252824 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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God In All Worlds. An Anthology of Contemporary Spiritual Writings., Vardey, Lucinda (Edited with an Introduction)
8 Vardey, Lucinda (Edited with an Introduction) God In All Worlds. An Anthology of Contemporary Spiritual Writings.
Alexandria, NSW Millennium Books 1995 1864290838 / 9781864290837 1st thus Trade Paperback 
A Very Good copy. xviii, 877 pages A collection of spiritual writings from Thomas Merton and Krishnamurti to Albert Einstein and Mother Teresa. ID280628 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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