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Statistics, Registeries and Science

By: Alho, Juha

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Statistics Finland: 1999

Seller ID: 25587


Book itself is crisp and clean with no bumps to boards, no names or writing, and pristine pages and page edges. Jacket in mylar and shows only a small bit of edgewear at isolated spots and two small scratches to bottom edge on back. Text divided into three parts, the first of which presents both historical and current aspects of population,economic and forestry statistics. Part two discusses adcademic contributions to topics such as the central limit theorem, the desig... View more info

Mathematics; People Problems Results (Three Volumes in slipcase)

By: Campbell, Douglas M.; Higgins, John C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Wadsworth International:

Seller ID: 19216


Very nice set -- clean as a whistle inside and out in nice sturdy slipcase. A set designed to answer the age-old question of why we need mathematics. Includes 90 articles on various aspects, including the lives of the most famous mathemeticians in history, statistics, the beginning of computer science, the role of math in music and art, and the story of European mathematicians who immigrated from Europe to the U.S. prior to WWII. View more info

Activities for Fraction Circles Plus

By: Charles, Linda Holden; Roper, Ann

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Mountain View, Cslifornia, Creative Publications: 1990

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 19139A


Very nice clean, three ring binder filled with activities for teaching mathematical concepts. Only fault is former owner's name stamped to top of title page. Text divided into the three parts: Basic Concepts; Mixed Numbers and Inequalities; and Operations. 171 pages. View more info

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Thomas Reid's Inquiry; The Geometry of Visibles and the Case for Realisim

By: Daniels, Norman

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Burt Franklin & Co.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25330


Book itself is very nice -- pristine inside and out with no bumps to boards. Jacket shows mild rubbing, a tiny tear to upper front corner and a short teae to lower back corner next to spine. Looks mosty handsome in brand new mylar. SIGNED simply by author at top of front free endpaper thus, "With best wishes, Norman." An interesting look at the man who discovered a non-Euclidean geometry 65 years before the mathematicians. 147 pages. Indexed. View more info

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Elements of Surveying, and Navigation, with Descriptions of the Instruments and the Necessary Tables

By: Davies, Charles

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, A.S. Barnes & Burr: 1860

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 21042


Book is in good condition and is most attrative. Bound in lovely medium tan leather and sporting black title box to spine.Bottom two corners show wear through to the boards, but otherwise wear is surface and pleasing. Spine shows mild evidence of leather separating at top on both front and back hinge, but interior shows a very tight binding with no evidence of problems. Endpapers show browning to edges, but pages are quite nice, including exterior paisley edges. Several ... View more info

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Combinatorial Structures and Their Applications

By: Guy, Richard et al

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Gordon & Breach: 1970

Seller ID: 27215DH


Book is very clean with no bumps to boards and no writing except former owner's name penned at top of front free endpaper. Jacket shows wear to corners and at top and bottom of spine, but is in brand new mylar and looks quite handsome.. Contents consist of the proceedings of the Calgary International Conference on Combinational Strucures and their Applications held in 1969.. 508 pages. View more info

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Elementary Treatises on the Fundamental Principles of Practical Mathematics (First Edition)

By: Horsley, Samuel (Lord Bishop of Rochester)

Price: $195.00

Publisher: London, Oxford at the Clardenon Press: 1801

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26095


a beautiful rebind -- cover in fine condition with an overall clean and nice text with only minor foxing scattered lightly. Two previous owner bookplates have been removed from original and placed again here on the front pastedown. The lower one is contemporary, but the one on top reads Earl of Brandon. a title in the Irish Peerage. It was created for Francis Bernard who was elected a peer in 1800, a year before this book was printed. He was followed by the Second Earl o... View more info

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Leading Personalities in Statistical Sciences: From the Seventeenth Century to the Present

By: Johnson, Robert; Kotz, Samuel

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hoboken, New Jersey, U.S.A., Wiley-Interscience: 1997

Edition: First Printiing

Seller ID: 25372


Were it not for one flat crease to lower front corner book would be graded Fine. As it is, I repasted the corner, pressed it in the book press, and stabilzed it on reverse sise with invisible archival tape. Pages and page edges are pristine and book shows no spine crease and no names or writing. Illustrated with 40-plus photograhs or woodcuts of the subjects featured and provides a comprehensive timetable of statsitics from the 17th century to 1997.399 pages. View more info

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A Commentary Upon Biruni's Kitab Tahdid Al-Amakin

By: Kennedy, E.S.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Lebanon, University of Beirut: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25474


Book itself is clean and bright with no defect of note. Jacket is very clean, but shows wear and rubbing at upper front corner and at spots along the fore-edge with loss of color to a small area at lower fornt corner. The document being commented upon was written in 1018 while its author was imprisoned in Afighanistan. Its purpose was, in part, to define the geographical position of Ghanza with respect to Baghdad and Mecca in order to calculate the direction of Muslim... View more info

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Introduction to Probability Theory

By: Moran, P..A.P.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Clarendon Press / Oxford: 1868

Seller ID: 27898


Very nice, clean, tightly bound book lacking dustjacket. Pristine pages and page edges. Only defect of note is former owner's name on front free endpaper for which we will include a brand new bookplate to use, or not, at buyer's discretion.Text covers: The Probabilities of Events; Discrete Distributions; Markov Processes; Probability and Measure Theory; Random Variables and Continuous Distributions; The Characteristic Function; Special Continuous Distributions; Sequenc... View more info

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Documenta Mathematica; Proceedings of the International Congress of Mathematicians Berlin 1998 (Volume I, Plenary Lectures; Volume II, Invited Lectures, Volume III Invited Lectures)

By: Multiple Authors

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Berlin, Geronimo Rosenheim: 1998

Seller ID: 55058TB


Full set of three volumes in very clean condition. Laminated boards show a few tiny edge bumps, but pages and page edges are pristine and there are no names or writing. Only other fault is a small tear to top of spine on one volume. Books are wirtten in ENGLISH language and are a compendium of articpes by various international mathematicians. Topics cover, but are not confined to: algebra, logic, differential geometry, topology, differential equations, mathematical phys... View more info

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Singular Integral Equations; Boundary Problems of Function Theory and Their Applications to Mathematical Physics

By: Muskhelishvili, N.I.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Groningen, Holland, P. Noordhoff N.V.: 1953

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 25030TB


Very nice, clean book with no names or writing and no bumps to corners of red boards. Only fault is a crease at top of spine.Top edge of textblock is inked a blue grey as per design and is bright and without spotting. Text was translated from the Russian. This monograph seeks to acquaint the reader with the mathematical apparatus of Cauchy type integrals and singular integral equations. Also explores applications to the solution of problems in potential theory, the theo... View more info

Operational Theory and Definitions of EMAC Calculator

By: No Author

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Manufacturing Laboratories: 1960

Seller ID: 18672


This is a hardbound "book" which opens to reveal two pockets, one on either side, and both printed with instructional text for understanding and using the enclosed computational wheel housed in one of the pockets. The remaining pocket holds an unused pad of EMAC Data entry sheets. Contents are excellent. Blue boards are clean with isolated spots of fading, View more info

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The Mathematics of the Cosmic Mind; A Study In Mathematical Symbols

By: Plummer, L. Gordon

Price: $45.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Theosophical Pub House: 1982

Edition: Second Edition, Second Printing

Seller ID: 27225TB


Book is clean and tightly bound, but lacking dust jacket. There are no bumps to boards and no names or writing. Book measures 7-1/4" x 10-3/4" and has 224 pages, including a few blank pages at back of book for making notes. Fortunately, these have not been used.The book is illustrated throughout with 31 drawings and 13 color models.The book's premise is to use mathematics as a tool to studying the inner system of the solar system and to "test experimentally t... View more info

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Calculus of Variations and Control Theory: Proceedings of a Symposium Conducted by the Mathematics Research Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, September 22-24, 1975

By: Russell, David L.;University of Wisconsin--Madison;Young, L. C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Academic Press: 1976

Seller ID: 25891TB


Crisp clean book which belies its age. Pristine boards and pages with only one fault -- former owner's name pritned at top of front free endpaper -- otherwise pristine. Dustjacket is likewise clean and shows no tears or chips. Will arrive in brand new mylar.409 pages including index. See photos for table of contents. View more info

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Inequalities -- III

By: Shisha, Oved (editor)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Academic Press: 1972

Seller ID: 25022TB


Crisp beautiful book clean as a whistle inside and out. Attractive blue boards show handsome beveled edge at front.Only fault is an indecipherable line of writing at top right corner of title page. Jacket is likewise very clean with just two tiny tears to bottom edge at back and is protected by brand new mylar. This is the third volume of a three volume series on the topic of inequalities which appear in almost all branches of mathematics. 386 pages including index. View more info

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Chaotic Transport in Dynamical Systems

By: Wiggins, Stephen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Secaucus, New Jersey, U.S.A., Springer Verlag: 1992

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 19041


Crisp clean book designed without dustjacket. No names or writing and pages and page edges pristine. Only fault is a whisper of a bump to top front corner.Interdisicplinary Applied Mathematics. 116 illustrations. View more info