PENGILLY, S: Iterations

PENGILLY, S: Iterations, BOOK COVERPengilly, Sylvia. Iterations. Blurb, 2007. Unmarked. Inscribed by artist to previous owner.. Very Good. Paperback. (#26326) $14.00

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Contains images that are created from multiple projections of the same self-similar image. They are related to fractals, however, the software allows the artist to specify his/her own basic image. The shapes are almost, but not quite, symmetrical, and the colors are glowing and vibrant. Measures 7×7 inches. 40p

SCIENCE MAGAZINE: Volume 356, No. 6341, 9 June 2017

SCIENCE MAGAZINE: Volume 356, No. 6341, 9 June 2017, coverAAAS Science Magazine (Volume 356, No. 6341, 9 June 2017). American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2017. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#26323) $10.00

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Special issue on repair and regeneration.

Also New Zealand’s monstrous insects in mortal danger, summer books, stellar support for general relativity, and more. pp981-1096.

MING, KT: The Fundamental Operations in Bead Arithmetic (How to Use the Chinese Abacus)

The Fundamental Operations in Bead Arithmetic (How to Use the Chinese Abacus), book coverMing, Kwa Tak. The Fundamental Operations in Bead Arithmetic (How to Use the Chinese Abacus). Printed in Hong Kong, nd. Unmarked booklet. Soft crease. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26314) $10.00

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Topics include an a history of the abacus, how to construct an abacus, and the fundamental operations of bead arithmetic. 52p. Illustrated.

IONE, A: Information: Description, Cognition, Invention (Informatica 21)

 Information: Description, Cognition, Invention (Informatica 21), First pageIone, Amy. Information: Description, Cognition, Invention (Informatica 21). Informatica, 1997. Unmarked text. Offprint from Informatica 21, pp423-436. Very Good. Staplebound Wraps. (#26287) $10.00

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Juxtaposing the work of Baars, Chalmers, Scott, Varela, and others with a detailed analysis of historical case studies, this paper uses a multilevel and multilateral model to explore how information, consciousness and culture interpenetrate.

AAAS: Science Magazine (Volume 356, No. 6340 26 May 2017)

 Science Magazine (Volume 356, No. 6340 26 May 2017), coverAmerican Association for the Advancement of Science. Science Magazine (Volume 356, No. 6340 26 May 2017). AAAS, 2017. Unmarked text. pp777-880. Very Good. Paperback. (#26281) $10.00

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Features Juno’s views of Jupiter.

Also CO, turbines combat CO2 emissions; mapping proteins in human cells, neurons that drive binge-like eating in mice, and more.

AAAS: Science Magazine: Volume 356, No. 6339, 19 May 2017

Science Magazine: Volume 356, No. 6339, 19 May 2017, coverAmerican Association for the Advancement of Science. Science Magazine (Volume 356, No. 6339, 19 May 2017). AAAS, 2017. Unmarked text. pp657-776. Very Good. Paperback. (#26280) $10.00

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Features how migrations reshape humanity.

Also ocean nitrogen fertilization by air, graphene hits the high notes, social interaction processing in the primate brain, and more.

Selz, P: Air Art (Exhibition Catalog)

Air Art (Exhibition Catalog), book cover Selz, Peter; Miller, Evar; Whitbeck, Gary E. Air Art. Kineticism Press, 1968. Unmarked. Catalog for traveling exhibition. B/W illustrations. 8 inches square. 36p. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26276) $70.00

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Artists: Architectural Association Group, Hans Haacke, Akira Kanayama, Les Levine, Preston McClanahan, David Medalla, Robert Morris, Marcello Salvadori, Graham Stevens, John Van Saun, and Andy Warhol.
Air Art (Exhibition Catalog), inside page