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In the Cockpit - Flying the World’s Great Aircraft
Jeffry Quill (introduction); Anthony Robinson (editor)
ISBN: 0856133884
Orbis London 1981 
Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Cloth 304pp. Dustwrapper heavily rubbed at top of spine, some edgewear (up to 2mm tears). Book covers are faded on edges. Masses of photographs, articles covering 51 civil and military aeroplanes, international in chracter, five from pre WW1, eleven from W1, eight inter-war (including the DC-3, Gipsy Moth, Tiger Moth, the Hart, the Fury, the Gladiator and Ford tri-motor). The largest group of aircraft are taken from WW2, including the Hurricane, Spitfire, Mosquito, Lancaster, Boeing B-17, Me 262. The post WW2 selection is mostly military (including Meteor, F-86), but Concorde is not omitted. 304pp. 1.506kg. Overweight, extra postage may be required outside Australia.  Very Good
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003434  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Marine Engine Driving
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Training Publictaions of Western Australia Perth, Australia 1980 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Soft Cover Stapled card wraps. Detailed technical training manual with numerous diagrams on aspects of marine engines. Covers the internal combustion engine, lubrication, filtration, colling electrical components etc. Clean and unmarked. Twelve chapters in total. 940g.  Very Good
Price: 63.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002042  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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The Principles of Petrology - an Introduction to the Science of Rocks
G W Tyrrell
Methuen & Co Ltd London 1948 
12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Cloth With 78 diagrams, ninth edition. Wrapper price-clipped, slight edgewear and 4 small chips to interior. Book itself in excellent condition, owner's name on front stuckdown, pencil price on ffep, 3mm rub on spine, a few scattered age spots. 390g.  Very Good
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004144  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Science Remakes Our World
James Stokley
Angus & Robertson Sydney and London 1943 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Cloth Red cloth covers, 271pp. Small chips and tears to wrapper, book itself has a few minor age spots to endpapers and edges. A snapshot of "modern science" twowards the end of WW2. 493g.  Very Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004193  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Elements of Oceanography
McCormick, J. Michael; Thiruvathukal, John V.
ISBN: 0721659004
Saunders  1976 
48mo - over 3" - 4" tall Hard Cover A couple of 2mm surface ships on covers, owner name and date on first page, otherwise very good, pages clean and tight. Book is designed for a beginning oceanography course and does not require any previous scientific background. 974g.  Very Good
Price: 25.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 004383  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Practical Electric Light Fitting Second Edition, Revised. With 224 Illustrations
Allsop, F C
Whittaker and Co London & New York 1895 
64mo - up to 3" tall Cloth Fifth thousand. Blue cloth covers, gilt titles, 275pp including index, plus 3 page catalogue at rear. Numerous illustrations, including foldouts and frontispiece with tissue guard. Some rubbing to covers including small white discolouration on spine, owner name on back of frontispiece, some toning to endpapers, small watermarks on p1/2. With chapters on current, electro-motive force and resistance, systems of central station supply, swirches and boards, cut-outs and fuse-boards, ceiling roses and wall-plugs, incandescent lamps holders and arc lamps, pendants and general fittings, cables and wires, arranging the circuits proper size of wires and testing the wiring, erecting the fittings meters earthing devices, fire office rules and regulations, private installation work. 603g.  Good
Price: 112.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004527  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Stereotyping and Electrotyping
Arthur F Winters
Sir Isaac Pitman and Sons Ltd London 1948 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Cloth 104pp. Green cloth covers. Price-clipped wrapper has some small chips to spine and fold ends, two very small tears in wrapper spine. Book has pencilled price on front free endpaper, couple of small age spot on edges and endpapers. Pages otherwise clean and unmarked. Primarily intended for the printing industry student of its day, but also of interest to an experienced craftsman.  Very Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004546  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Outer Space Photography for the Amateur
Paul, Henry E.
ISBN: 0817424075
Amphoto New York, New York, U.S.A. 1979 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover Fourth edition, 156pp. 5mm, 1cm and 1.5cm closed tears to wrapper. 457g.  Very Good
Price: 21.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004587  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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History of Rocketry and Space Travel
Werner Von Braun; Frederick I Ordway III
Thomas Nelson & Sons  1967 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Cloth Blue cloth covers, gilt titles, black endpapers. Dustwrapper has 4 1cm tears and a little surface wear, crease in front flap, unclipped. Book has pencilled price on front endpaper, minimal age speckling to page edges. Interesting history of space, from the ancient babylonians to the beginnings of manned space flight and the plans for the Apollo program... By (the infamous) Von Braun, it includes the experiments in Germany before and during WW2, the dramatic surrender of the German scientists at the end of WW2 and rocket science in the USA during WW2. 1.44kg. Overweight, extra postage may be required outside Australia.  Very Good
Price: 49.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004603  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Earth Photographs from Gemini II, IV and V - NASA SP-129
Robert Gilruth (preface
NASA Washington DC 1967 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Cloth 266pp, maps on endpapers, red cloth covers. Provides photographs from the first 3 manned Gemini flights. Includes stereoscopic coverage of SW USA. Gift inscription and faint yellowing to endpapers, corners lightly bumped. Packed weight 1.5kg. Overweight, extra postage may be required outside Australia.  Very Good
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004606  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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The Earth from Space
Dr Johann Bodechtel; Prof Dr Hans-Gunter Gierloff-Emden
ISBN: 0858850346
Wren Publishing Pty Ltd Melbourne 1974 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Cloth Translated from the German, 176pp, over 40 photographs and nearly 50 diagrams and maps. Shows the earth in huge sections of 1000 km squares, with accompanying text which explains geology, climate, land use, etc. 1.015kg. Minor edgewear to dustwrapper, internally clean and unmarked. Overweight, extra postage may be required outside Australia.  Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004609  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Earth Watch
Charles Sheffield
ISBN: 0091378206
Hutchinson Vic, Australia 1981 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover 160pp, lots of glorious colour photos. Images of the earth from the Landsat satellites, with accompanying text and diagrams. 3mm gash in front spine joint. 1.35kg. Overweight, extra postage may be required outside Australia.  Very Good
Price: 21.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004610  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Operation of the Offset Press
Theodore F. Makarius
American Graphic Inc New Jersey USA 1955 
12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Soft Cover Previous owners signature to front endpaper. Slightly flexible card covers, 254pp, numerous illustrations, including ink colour charts. Also includes case histories which illustrate the causes for many printing problems. 300g.  Very Good+
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001598  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Great Barrier Reef Expedition 1928-29 Scientific Reports Volume I No 11, 12, 13
C M Yonge; G W Otter;
The British Museum (Natural History) London 1940 
Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Hard Cover Copyright pages dated 1936,1937,1940. Cloth covers with leather spine label and gilt titles. Discrete library marks to covers and front stuckdown, minor rubbing to covers. Three issues of Volume I, pp 283-391, including numerous figures, plates etc. No 11Mode of Life, Feeding, Digestion and Symbiosis with Zooxanthellae in the Tridacnidae by Yonge; no 12 Rock-Destroying Organisms in Relation to Coral Reefs by Otter; no 13 The Biology of Reef-Building Corals by Yonge. 980g. Overweight, extra postage may be required outside Australia. Ex-Library Very Good
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005964  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Great Barrier Reef Expedition 1928-29 Scientific Reports Volume V No 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
H Graham Cannon; Mrs M L I Macfadyen; G P Farran; W M Tattersall; O Carlgren; T Iredale
The British Museum (Natural History) London 1939 
Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Hard Cover Copyright pages dated 1935-1939. Cloth covers with leather spine label and gilt titles. Discrete library marks to covers and front stuckdown, minor rubbing to covers. Six issues of Volume V, pp 1-425, including numerous figures, plates etc. No 1 On the Rock-Boring Barnacle Lithotrya Valentiana by H Graham Cannon; no 2 Alcyonaria (Stolonifera, Alcyonacea, Telestacea and Gorgonacea) by Mrs M L I Macfadyen; no 3 Copepoda by G P Farran; no 4 Mysidacea and Euphausiacea by W M Tattersall; no 5 Ceriantharia and Zoantharia by O Carlgren; no 6 Mollusca Part I by T Iredale. 2.35kg. Overweight, extra postage may be required outside Australia. Ex-Library Very Good
Price: 120.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005965  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Great Barrier Reef Expedition 1928-29 Scientific Reports Volume V No 8 Chaetognatha
S T Burfield
The British Museum (Natural History) London 1950 
Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Soft Cover Original brown paper covers. 459-473pp. With 6 text figures. Corner crease to front cover, otherwise very good, clean and unmarked. 90g.  Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005966  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Great Barrier Reef Expedition 1928-29 Scientific Reports Volume IV No 14 Sponges and No 15 The Sillicoflagellata and Tintinnoinea
Maurice Burton; Sheina Marshall
The British Museum (Natural History) London 1940 
Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Hard Cover Cloth covers with leather spine label and gilt titles. Discrete library marks to covers and front stuckdown, some rubbing to covers. Two issues of volume 5, undated but circa 1940. Burton's sponges is 513-621pp, plus numerous plates, while Marshall's Sillicoflagellata and Tintinnoinea is 625pp- 664pp. 976g. Overweight, extra postage may be required outside Australia. Ex-Library Very Good
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005967  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Great Barrier Reef Expedition 1928-29 Scientific Reports Volume II No 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9
F S Russell; A P Orr; J S Colman; F W Moorhouse; Sheina M Marshall; W M Tattersall; G P Farran
The British Museum (Natural History) London 1949 
Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Soft Cover Original brown paper covers, 9 separate issues pp1-312, numerous plates and text figures. Copyright dates range from 1931 to 1949. Minimal rubbing to covers, all very good+ internally. no 1 The Work of the Boat Party by F S Russell and A P Orr; no 2 The Zooplankton Part I Gear, Methods and Station Lists by F S Russell and J S Colman; no 3 Physical and Chemical Conditions in the Sea in the Neighbourhood of the Great Barrier Reef by A P Orr; no 4 a) Variations in some physical and chemical conditions on and near Low Isles Reef, b) The Temperature of the Waters of the Anchorage, Low Isles c) Physical and Chemical Conditions in Mangrove Swamps by A P Orr and F W Moorhouse; no 5 The Production of Microplankton in The Great Barrier Reef Region by Sheina M Marshall; no 6 The Zooplankton Part II The Composition of the Zooplankton of the Barrier Reef Lagoon by F S Russell and J S Colman and Part III A Comparison of the Abundance of Zooplankton in the Barrier Reef Lagoon with that of some Regions in Northern European Waters by Russell; no 7 The Zooplankton Part IV The Occurrence and Seasonal Distribution of the Tunicata, Mollusca and Coelentarata (Siphonophora) Russell and Colman; no 8 The Zooplankton Part V The Occurrence and Seasonal Distribution of the Mysidacea and Euphausiacea by W M Tattersall; no 9 The Seasonal and Vertical Distribution of the Copepoda by G P Farran. 1.63kg. Overweight, extra postage may be required outside Australia.  Very Good
Price: 150.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005968  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Great Barrier Reef Expedition 1928-29 Scientific Reports Volume II No 1, The Work of the Boat Party and No 2 The Zooplankton Part I Gear, Methods and Station Lists
F S Russell; A P Orr; J S Colman;
The British Museum (Natural History) London 1931 
Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Hard Cover Brown cloth covers with gilt titles: two issues bound together. no 1 The Work of the Boat Party by F S Russell and A P Orr; no 2 The Zooplankton Part I Gear, Methods and Station Lists by F S Russell and J S Colman. Some rubbing to covers, internally vey good condition. 460g. Ex-Library Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005969  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Great Barrier Reef Expedition 1928-29 Scientific Reports Volume VI No 1 The Larvae of the Decapod Crustacea Palaemonida and Alpheidae
Robert Gurney
The British Museum (Natural History) London 1938 
Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Soft Cover Brown paper covers, pp60, with 265 text figures. A little rubbing to covers, internally very good.  Good+
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005970  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Great Barrier Reef Expedition 1928-29 Scientific Reports Volume VI No 2 On Phlyctaen Achlamys Lysiosquillina Gen. And Sp. Nov.. A Lamellibranch Commensal in the Burrows of Lysiosquilla Maculata
Mary Leyborne Popham
The British Museum (Natural History) London 1939 
Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Soft Cover Brown paper covers, pp62-83, with 21 text figures. A little rubbing to covers, internally very good.  Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005971  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Great Barrier Reef Expedition 1928-29 Scientific Reports Volume VI No 5 The Sergestidae of the Great Barrier Reef Expedition
Isabella Gordon
The British Museum (Natural History) London 1956 
Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Soft Cover Brown paper covers, pp323-333, with 6 text figures. A little rubbing to covers, internally very good.  Good+
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005972  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Option Volatility & Pricing: Advanced Trading Strategies and Techniques
Natenberg, Sheldon
ISBN: 155738486x
Probus Pub Co Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A. 1994 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover Second edition. Slight toning (yellowing) to edges and endpapers, a few scuff marks to covers, contenst clean and unmarked. In stock in our Sydney location. 802g.  Very Good
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006218  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Practical Carpentry & Joinery (Intermediate Stage)
A B Emary
Evans Brothers Ltd London 1970 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Cloth 200pp. Dustjacket price-clipped, worn, creased and frayed at top and bottom, and a 2" tear on back cover/spine at bottom. Faint crease along top corner of front cloth cover, together with mild fading on top and bottom edges. Some very small stains/spots on endpapers and edges, but interior pages clean and bright. Pages tight. 413g.  Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000265  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Jets, Rockets and Guided Missiles
David Cooke, Martin Cadin
Mcbride Company New York 1951 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Cloth 170pp, followed by 12 pages of photographs. Blue covers are stained, worn on book corners and on edges of spine, frayed on top and bottom of spine (up to 3mm on bottom, 5mm on top). Bookseller sticker on front stuckdown endpaper, age toning on endpapers, pink stain visble on bottom edges when book shut. Pages tight, interior pages clean and bright. 400g.  Good
Price: 70.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000489  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Great Barrier Reef Expedition 1928-29 Scientific Reports Volume III No 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10
J A Steers; T A Stephenson; Anne Stephenson; Geoffrey Tandy; Michael Spender;Sheina M Marshall; S M Manton; F W Moorhouse; Elizabeth A Fraser;
The British Museum (Natural History) London 1940 
Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Hard Cover Copyright page dated 1930-1940. Cloth covers with leather spine label and gilt titles. Discrete library marks to covers and front stuckdown, minor rubbing to covers, small mark visible on page edges visible when book closed. Complete Volume III of the reports, including numerous tables, plates fold outs etc. No 1 A Geographical Introduction to the Biological Reports by J A Steers; no 2 The Structure and Ecology of Low Isles and Other Reefs by T A Stephenson, Anne Stephenson, Geoffrey Tandy and Michael Spender; Development and the Formation of Colonies in Pocillopora and Porites Part I by T A Stephenson; Observations on the Life-History and Development of the Hydroid Myrionema Amboinense by Elizabeth A Fraser; no 5 Notes on Trochus Niloticus by F W Moorhouse; no 6 On the Growth of the Adult Colony of Pocillopora Bulbosa by S M Manton; no 7 Growth and Asexual Reproduction in Corals by T A Stephenson, Anne Stephenson; no 8 The Breeding of Reef Animals Part I The Corals by Sheina M Marshall and T A Stephenson; no 9 The Breeding of Reef Animals Part II Invertebrates other than Corals by Anne Stephenson; no 10 Ecological Surveys of Coral Reefs by S M Manton with introduction by T A Stephenson. 312pp + plates. 2.6kg. Overweight, extra postage may be required outside Australia. Ex-Library Very Good
Price: 150.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005963  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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THE AURELIAN : Or Natural History of English Insects Namely, Moths and Butterflies Together With the Plants on Which the Feed; A Faithful Account . . .
Harris, Moses
ISBN: 0881621951
Salem House Publishers Topsfield, Massachusetts, U.S.A. 1986 First U.S. Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hardcover 104pp., colour-art plates throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Laid-on colour-art title plate over orange cloth boards, which are undamaged save for several small, faint spots. No dustjacket as issued. Leaves clean and unmarked. Introduced by Robert Mays. "A faithful account of their respective Changes; their usual Haunts when in the winged State; and their standard Names, as given and established by the worthy and ingenious Society of Aurelians . . . A fine reproduction of the most splendid of all English entomological books, first published in 1766 . . . " Contents include: Index, Terms used in the descriptions of the plates, Foreword by J.M.Chalmers-Hunt, Introduction, Acks., (pages 13 to 108) Moses Harris's original text and plates with Commentary, The index as it appears in the Supplement to the original volume. Book weight approx. 920g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.  Very Good +
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010631  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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WINDOWS NT : Inside & Out
Sheldon, Tom
ISBN: 0078818265
Osborne McGraw-Hill California, U.S.A. 1993 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Softcover xxviii, + 530pp., b/white illustrations/figures. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has a tiny crease and surface rub to lower rear panel. Guides you quickly from Fundamentals to Advanced Concepts. Book weight approx. 930g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.  Very Good +
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010651  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Inquiry Into Life
Mader, Sylvia S.
ISBN: 0072399651
McGraw Hill New York, USA 2003 Tenth Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hardcover Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, tenth edition, 2180gms, 758 pgs plus appendix, index and glossary. Book is in very good, near new condition with only very mild general wear and tear. Boards are in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 2kg and may incur additional postage.  Very Good
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SCIBIO9  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Darwin and the Beagle
Alan Moorehead
Hamish Hamilton London 1969 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover 1kg. shelf wear. wear to jacket, some bumping to edges. jacket clipped.  Good
Price: 9.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 044873  Bookseller: Book Lore
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