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image of Message d'un mathematicien: Henri Lebesgue pour le centenaire de sa naissance. Introductions et extraits choisis par Lucienne Felix; Preface par S. Mandelbrojt

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Paris: Albert Blanchard, Librairie Scientifique et Technique, 1974. vi, 259p., illustrated with a few facsimile leaves showing author's manuscripts, softbound in 10x6.5 inch rubricated wraps; item has been read apparently as the signatures are all opened, and very neatly. Front cover bears a price-stamp in French (with a holograph numeral), extremities mildly worn, internally perfectly clean, sound and unmarked.… Read more
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image of The Archimedes Palimpsest. Property from A French Private Collection. Auction Thursday 29 October 1998

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London: Christies Auction House, 1998. 48p., plus unpaginated materials (terms &c) and a dozen or so colorphoto exhibit photos and X-rays. Prof.Archimedes (circa 250 BCE) is given the standard blockbuster treatment, but here on a single item (tenth century Byzantine ms on vellum), heavily annotated. Softbound in 10.5x8.5 inch glossy colorphoto wraps. Rear cover's foredge is slightly curled and… Read more
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image of Sir Isaac Newton's Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy and His System of the World. Translated into English by Andrew Motte in 1729. The translations revised, and supplied with an historical and explanatory appendix, by Florian Cajori [with postmortem input from Crawford]

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1946. Second printing of this UC Berkeley production: xxxv, 680p., rubricated titlepage, illustrated with the tables and diagrams called for, hardbound in massive brown buckram boards spine-titled gilt. A bit dim with age, spine lettering legible but just barely, otherwise an all-round good copy; hinges sound, endsheets clean and free of any marking, no… Read more
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£25.73
image of Frontiers of Political Economy

Frontiers of Political Economy

by Carchedi, Guglielmo

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Published
1991
ISBN
9780860915669
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£8.82

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London: Verso, 1991. xi, 324p., has a few tables & charts, large softbound in 9x6 inch decorated wraps. Externally handled with a little thumbsoil to foredge, quite clean within but bears many pencilled underlines and a doubtless learned marginal note. The pencilling is lightly-done. A good reading copy.
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image of A(M+RC)=Genocide

A(M+RC)=Genocide

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Published
1970
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£55.13

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[Madison, WI]: no publisher, 1970. 12p., staplebound pamphlet, 8.5x11 inches; small green doodle on front cover, otherwise mild toning and handling. Cover design shows math research being used as ammunition for the army. OCLC lists this item as "Army Math Research" (actually the components of the cartoon) and attributes it to the Marion Delgado Collective, with three holdings. Anonymous… Read more
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image of Chen Wencheng jiao shou ji nian zhuan ji  陳文成教授紀念專集

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Ann Arbor: Professor Chen Wen-chen's Memorial Foundation, 1982. [22], 239 pages, very good paperback. Almost entirely in Chinese; English title page says "A Memorial for Professor Chen Wen-chen--a Taiwanese." Chen, a mathematics professor at Carnegie Mellon University and a Taiwanese dissident, had been interrogated by authorities during a trip back to Taiwan, where he died at age 31. He… Read more
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£33.08
image of Nuclear Defense Measures.  This text is approved for resident and extension instruction of the U.S. Army Chemical Corps School only. It reflects the current thought of this school [&c &c]

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Fort McClellan AL / Ft.Benning GA: U.S. Army Chemical Corps School, 1959. Paperback. iii, 115p., text reproduced from typed mss, illustrated with charts and graphs, softbound, a 10x8 inch side-stapled textblock under a printed cover leaf. Staples a little rusted and one is crooked, cover bears a corner-crease and owner's name twice ("Maj Brewer"), and is mildly abraded and… Read more
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£16.17
image of The Mathematics of Reservoir Simulation

The Mathematics of Reservoir Simulation

by Ewing, Richard E., editor

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Published
1983
ISBN
9780898711929
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£14.70

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Philadelphia: SIAM: Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, 1983. Hardcover. xii, 186p., hardbound in 9.5x6.5 inch tan cloth boards titled brown. Externally, the cloth is a little dust- and handling-soiled, but hinges and all are perfectly sound; interior is absolutely clean and unmarked. A good to very good copy.
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image of Space Physics with Artificial Satellites. Authorized translation from the Russian by H. H. Nickle

Space Physics with Artificial Satellites. Authorized translation from the Russian by H. H. Nickle

by Al'pert, Ya.L.; A.V. Gurevich; and L.P. Pitaevskii

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Published
1965
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£14.70

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New York: Consultants Bureau, 1965. Hardcover. x, 240p., running text with swarming math formulae on every quarto leaf, hardbound in blue papered boards enclosed in badly chipped and rubbed dust jacket. The casebinding, the book itself, is quite edgeworn with minute roughings-up at head, tail and corner-tips and severe marginal sunning. Hinges are perfectly sound, endsheets and entire textblock,… Read more
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image of Zen yang shi yong ji suan chi  怎樣使用計算尺

Zen yang shi yong ji suan chi 怎樣使用計算尺

by He Zuofeng 何祚豐

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Published
1963
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£8.82

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Hong Kong: Wan li shu dian, 1963. 101p., very good paperback. On using the slide rule.
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image of On the Agreement Between Nuclear Shell Theory and Experiment. A Dissertation Presented to the Faculty [&c &c]

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Princeton: author / Princeton University Duplicating Bureau, 1954. iv, 88p., standard leaves photocopied recto only, reproduced from typescript (using a typewriter that supplies the specialized scientific types), bound securely in unglazed grey boards with a black binder's cloth spine and typed title label; 60 copies run off by Princeton Duplicating per a handwritten note. A bit aged, cloth a… Read more
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£18.38
image of Foundations of Physics Letters. Volume 6, Numbers 1-6, Volume 7, Number 1 [seven fastenings, sold as a lot]

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New York: Plenum Press, 1993. Paperback. Vol 6: pp.1-606, vol 7: p.1-104. Softbound in 9x6 inch journal wraps, matching format, uniformly clean and sound, very good copies. The seven together. Self-described as "an international forum for the rapid communication of peer-reviewed, original, high-quality, and relatively short research contributions to scholars concerned with fundamental issues in theoretical or mathematical physics… Read more
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image of New England Mathematics Journal: vol. 19, #1, November 1986

New England Mathematics Journal: vol. 19, #1, November 1986

by Masalski, William J., editor, Hubert Kennedy, Thomas Donato, Arthur B. Needham et al.

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Published
1986
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£11.03

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Westfield: Association of Teachers of Mathematics in New England, 1986. 44p., 5.5x8.5 inches, illustrated with figures and equations, very good booklet in stapled blue wraps. It is often overlooked that besides his interests in Anarchism, John Henry Mackay and Man/Boy Love Kennedy was first and foremost a mathematician. His article in this journal is "Who Needs Quaternions?" From his… Read more
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image of Principles and practice of the Chinese abacus

Principles and practice of the Chinese abacus

by Lau Chung Him

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Published
1958
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£8.82

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Hong Kong: Lau Chung Him & Co, 1958. 315p., very good paperback.
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image of Modal logic, an introduction

Modal logic, an introduction

by Chellas, Brian F.

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Published
1980
ISBN
9780521295154
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£11.03

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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1980. Paperback. xii, 295p., wraps, small indentation in front wrap and first few pages else good condition.
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image of Yi yue bi ye Zhu suan zhi nan: Shanghai shang ye xue xiao shi yan jiao ben  一月畢業珠算指南: 上海商業學校試驗敎本

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Shanghai: Shijie shuju 世界書局, 1935. 33p., pastebound pamphlet, very good. Text in Chinese. Manual for business students learning how to use the abacus for commercial transactions.
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image of Das Kontinuum Kritische Untersuchungen uber die Grundlagen der Analysis. Unveranderter Neudruck

Das Kontinuum Kritische Untersuchungen uber die Grundlagen der Analysis. Unveranderter Neudruck

by Weyl, Dr. Hermann, author; Richard Boyle O'Reilly Hocking association copy

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Published
1932
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£36.75

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Berlin / Leipzig: Walter de Gruyter & Co, 1932. Paperback. iv, 82, 1 [Register], 16p.[publisher's menu], softbound, sewn 9x6 inch textblock in printed grey wraps, a reprint of the 1917 first appearance. Both front and back wraps are detached and edgeworn, chipping affecting border of title panel; spine abraded with remnants of spine titling; textblock edgeworn with small bump… Read more
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image of BLS [Bureau of Labor Statistics] Handbook of Methods

BLS [Bureau of Labor Statistics] Handbook of Methods

by Ishee, Tommy C. and Scott Wirtzman, preparers

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Published
1968
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£11.03

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Washington DC: U. S. Department of Labor, 1968. Paperback. vi, 257p., softbound in 10.2x8 inch plain printed wraps; mild edgewear with a tiny corner crumple, ownership stamp on titlepage, good copy. Bulletin 1711. Stock number 2901-0659.
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image of Planetabling from the Air reprinted from The Geographical Review, Vol. XXI, No. 2, January, 1931. Pp.201-212

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New York: American Geographical Society, 1931. Paperback. Offprint, pp.201-212, diagrammatic charts amidst text on coated stock; paperback item in plain printed grey 10x6.5 inch wraps; an old vertical crease affects all leaves, expect dustsoil, handling and a touch of rust at the staples, a fair copy.
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£12.50
image of The General Semantics of Wall Street with illustrations by the author

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Springfield MA: Published by John Magee, 1958. xv, 423p., chapter heads decorated by precise vignettes with spot color(s), second printing of the first issue (same year). 9x6 inch blue cloth boards gilt, somewhat edgeworn with a faded spine and small stains, clean within except for an inked ownership tag, a sound clean copy.
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