Technology from Callaghan Books South

New Arrivals

No cover image available

Honda: An American Success Story

by Shook, Robert L.

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1988
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780133946109
Item Price
$24.00

Show Details

Description:
Prentice Hall, 1988. (1st edition, 1st printing) Larger, sturdy book, black cloth spine, red boards, bright gilt lettering on spine, 238 lightly browned pages. A business card glued neatly on first front end paper. DJ beneath mylar, glossy cream background with a color-illustration of the Honda vehicle, a night scene with Japanese couple, a day scene with American couple. DJ… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$24.00
No cover image available

De Lorean: Stainless Steel Illusion

by Lamm, John

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1983
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$99.00

Show Details

Description:
The Newport Press, 1983. Very large, heavy, sturdy book, textured shiny black cloth, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 160 heavy glossy pages, text in double-column format, profusely illustrated including a color photo section. DJ glossy black, a silver illustrtation of a De Lorean with its wing doors open, silver and red lettering. DJ has light scratches. Near Very Fine… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$99.00
No cover image available

The Belle Epoque of the Orient Express

by Wiesenthal, M.

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1979
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9788474240849
Item Price
$6.00

Show Details

Description:
Geocolor, 1979. Very large, squairish book, quality dark gray cloth, white lettering on front and spine, 96 heavy glossy pages, profusely illustrated, most in color. Right half of first front end paper is lightly browned by DJ inside front flap. DJ glossy with a beautiful color-illustration of train and passengers in station on front, dark spine and back, a color… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$6.00
No cover image available

Secrets of the Lost Races: New Discoveries of Advanced Technology in Ancient Civilizations

by Noorbergen, Rene

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1977
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Ptg.
ISBN
9780672522895
Item Price
$44.00

Show Details

Description:
Bobbs-Merrill, 1977. Sturdy book, textured shiny black spine, blue boards, very bright silver lettering on spine, blue color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 228 stiff heavy pages, photographs, graphs, and other illustrations throughout. Address label and tiny sticker at top of first front end paper. DJ glossy darker blue beneath mylar with human face at center front, a photo… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$44.00
No cover image available

Other People's Trades

by Levi, Primo

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1989
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780671611491
Item Price
$8.00

Show Details

Description:
Summit Books, 1989. Ex-library copy, dark blue cloth spine, light blue boards, very bright lettering on spine. DJ beneath library plastic, white background, a color-illustration of swallowtail butterful dwarfing house on front, background in shades of gray, praise on back. Near Very Good, considering it is ex-library. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. Ex-Library.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$8.00
No cover image available

Cargasm: Auto Tales

by Kockenlocker, Yogo

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1998
Condition
As New
ISBN
9780966653908
Item Price
$7.00

Show Details

Description:
Gentry Publishing, 1998. Larger, sturdy softcover, glossy white wrappers with cartoon vehicles and oil monster illustrated on front, a racing car illustrated on back wrapper, 140 pages. Mint.. Soft Cover. As New.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$7.00
No cover image available

Zworykin: Pioneer of Television

by Abramson, Albert

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1995
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780252021046
Item Price
$29.00

Show Details

Description:
University of Illinois Press, 1995. (1st edition, 1st printing) Foreword by Erik Burrouw. Larger, sturdy book, quality dark red cloth, very bright silver spine, 319 pages including three photo sections. DJ glossy and colorfully designed in swaths of purple, gray, light yellow and shades of red with photo of inventor looking at cathode tube on front. DJ and book, both… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$29.00
No cover image available

A Thread Across the Ocean: The Heroic Story of the Transatlantic Cable

by Gordon, John Steele

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780743208093
Item Price
$24.00

Show Details

Description:
Simon & Schuster, 2002. (1st edition, 1st printing) Larger, sturdy book, black covers, very bright silver lettering on spine, 239 pages, many small photographs throughout. DJ glossy in shades of blue with an illustration of laying the cable on ocean flooor on front, praise on back from Wall Street Journal, New York Times and others. DJ has light wear at… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$24.00
No cover image available

Corvette: America's Sports Car

by Editors

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
2006
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781412713559
Item Price
$15.00

Show Details

Description:
Publications International, Ltd., 2006. Smaller, very thick, sturdy squarish book, a color photo of yellow Corvette on front, background in shades of gray, a red Corvette on back, red color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 340 heavy glossy pages, profusely illustrated, most in color. DJ glossy with same color and illustrations as book covers. Near Very Fine DJ/Very Fine… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$15.00
No cover image available

Young Leonardo: The Evolution of a Revolutionary Artist, 1472-1499

by Jean-Pierre Isbouts; Christopher Heath Brown

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
2017
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781250129352
Item Price
$19.00

Show Details

Description:
Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, 2017. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, black covers, very bright silver lettering on spine, 231 pages including a glossy color photo section and other illustrations throughout. DJ glossy with close-up color-illustration of young face on front and back left, white spine, black back right with praise from professors. Remainder mark at pages' bottom… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$19.00
No cover image available

How to Make a Spaceship: A Band of Renegades, an Epic Race, and the Birth of Private Spaceflight

by Guthrie, Julian

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
2016
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781594206726
Item Price
$57.00

Show Details

Description:
Penguin Press, 2016. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, blue covers, bright silver initials and line design at top front, very bright silver lettering on spine, 432 pages including a glossy photo section. On half-title page on a Penguin Press sticker signed by author "Julian Guthrie" and in dark blue felt-tip pen, signed by entrepreneur "Peter Diamandis" who provided… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$57.00
No cover image available

The DeLorean Story: The Car, The People, The Scandal

by Sutton, Nick

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
2013
Condition
As New
Item Price
$599.00

Show Details

Description:
Haynes Publishing, 2013. Smaller, sturdy book, quality black cloth, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 256 pages including two glossy photo sections. On title page in neat black ink: "To Scott, Best wishes from Nick Sutton, Employee No. 16" with flourish. DJ glossy with color photo of carmaker DeLorean and his car in desert and front and spine, DeLorean car… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$599.00
No cover image available

The Nudist on the Late Shift: And Other True Tales of Silicon Valley

by Bronson, Po

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1999
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780375502774
Item Price
$29.00

Show Details

Description:
Random House, 1999. (1st edition, 1st printing) Larger, narrow book, grey spine, blue bords, bright blue spine, 248 pages plus brief biographical note. DJ glossy yellow spine, a color photo at center front of nude man sitting in front of computer screen. DJ and book, both As New.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$29.00
No cover image available

The Art of Blacksmithing: Revised Edition

by Bealer, Alex W.

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
2009
Condition
As New
Edition
Revised Edition
ISBN
9780785803959
Item Price
$25.00

Show Details

Description:
Castle Books, 2009. (Originally published, 1969) Smaller, sturdy thick book, shiny black spine, cream boards, very bright gilt lettering and border to spine, 438 pages, more than 500 illustrations throughout. DJ glossy cream background, black and red lettering, small illustration of blacksmith's tools in green borders on front, spine and back. DJ and book, both As New.. Revised Edition. Hard… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$25.00
No cover image available

Engineering In the Ancient World

by Landeis, J.G.

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1978
Condition
As New
ISBN
9780520034297
Item Price
$16.00

Show Details

Description:
University of California Press, 1978. Smaller, sturdy book, gray cloth spine, black boards, black lettering very fine on spine, 225 stiff heavy pages, some illustrations. DJ glossy brown, illustration in black of wheel and man like Sisyphus on front, praise from professional magazines on back. DJ and book, both As New.. Hard Cover. As New/As New.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$16.00
No cover image available

Lasers: The Light Fantastic

by Hallmark, Clayton L

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
2d Ptg.
ISBN
9780830611089
Item Price
$10.00

Show Details

Description:
TAB Books, 1979. Original wrappers, colorfully designed in black and yellow with light blue borders to back, 294 pages with many illustrations throughout. Very light surface wear at top front and spine bottom edge, a crease at top back tip. Very Good.. 2d Ptg.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.00
No cover image available

Turing's Cathedral: The Origins of the Digital Universe

by Dyson, George

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
2012
Condition
Good
Item Price
$8.00

Show Details

Description:
Pantheon Books, 2012. (1st edition, 3d printing) Large, sturdy book, a color photo on smooth covers, pale yellow spine, black back, 401 pages including two photo sections. DJ has what appears to be the punch careds of the early computers. Very Fine DJ/Good book. . Hard Cover. Good/Very Fine.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$8.00
No cover image available

Computers: Auditing & Control

by Jancura, Elise G.; Berger, Arnold H.

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1973
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780877691525
Item Price
$9.00

Show Details

Description:
Auerbach Publishers Inc., 1973. (1st edition, 1st printing) Larger sturdy book, quality gray cloth, black lettering very fine on spine, ink note at top inside front cover, 498 pages. DJ glossy purple background, orange and white lettering on front and spine, cream back with list of related titles lightly browned overall. DJ has tiny tears and creases with very slight… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$9.00
No cover image available

Fundamentals of Interactive Computer Graphics

by Foley, J.D.

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1983
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780201144680
Item Price
$24.00

Show Details

Description:
Addison-Wesley, 1983. Large, very heavy, sturdy book, lightly textured cream covers, embossed gilt lettering bright on front and spine, black color inside covers and adjacent end papers with four color-illustrations of aircraft inside front cover and adjacent end paper, others inside back cover and adjacent end paper, 664 glossy pages, many illustrations. DJ glossy purple background, a color-illustration in white… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$24.00
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
Doubleday, 2008. (1st U.S. edition, 1st printing) Large, thicker, heavy book, blue cloth spine, cream marbled boards, very bright gilt lettering on spine, top tip of first front end paper clipped, 530 pages including an illustrated section and some maps. DJ glossy with stunning color-illustration of ship in Panama lake on front, spine and back right, praise on red back… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$25.00