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Romping Through Mathematics

By Raymond W. Anderson; illustrated by Harry Zarchy; cover design by W. A. Dwiggins

New York, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1961. Eighth printing. Hardcover. Very good/good. Originally published in 1947. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 152 pages, blue titles on decorative grey cloth--deco cover design my W.A. Dwiggins. A very good, clean, neat hard cover first edition over allwith light shelf wear ; hinges and binding tight, paper just slightly yellowed, BUT with a 3" tear to the gutter of endpapers that has been taped, with the same guter tear at the flyleaf and title page, untaped. In a good, edge worn dust jacket with chipping at the cover fold edges.

$16.50

Introductory Quantum Mechanics.

By Richard L. Liboff

Reading, Massachusetts: Addison Wesley , 1989. Ninth printing. Hardcover. Very good. Originally published in 1980 by Holden-Day. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xv + 653 pages, gray illustrated boards. A very, clean, neat hard cover edition with light shelf wear, binding tight, but paper lightly yellowed.

$19.00

Mushroom Growing ; Bulletin no. 34

By Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food

London, England: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1960. First edition thus. Paperback. Very Good. Octavo, 9 3/4" tall, 66 pages, stiff wraps. A very good, clean, neat soft cover pamphlet with minor shelf wear and light exterior soiling; binding tight, paper lightly yellowed.

$9.50

The Molecular Basis of Gene Expression

By Benjamin M. Lewin

New York, New York: Interscience Publishers / John Wiley, 1970. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, x + 446 pages, green cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with moderate shelf wear and rubbing; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. Without dust jacket.

$19.00

Periodic Orbits: publication no. 161 [signed 'F.L. Griffin' by author/ mathematician Frank L. Griffin on the front endpaper]

By F. R. Moulton in collaboration with Daniel Buchanan, Thomas Buck, Frank L. Griffin, William R. Longley and William D. MacMillan

Washington D.C.: Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1920. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Quarto, 12", xv + 524 pages [pages 497 to 512 not present and there are no signs of removal--likely not present at binding (509 pages in total), blue cloth, gilt spine titles. A very good, clean, neat hard cover first edition with minor shelf wear and rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed, with a fore-corner torn from the front endpaper. Without dust jacket.

$350.00

Thermodynamics of Irreversible Processes (Selected Topics in Modern Physics III)

By S.R. De Grooot

New York, New York: North-Holland / Interscience, 1951. First edition thus. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 9" tall, xvi + 242 pages, gilt titles on red cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with moderate shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white, with a previous owner's name on the front endpaper. Without dust jacket.

$9.50

Miscellaneous Physical Tables; Planck's Radiation Functions and Electrical Functions (mathematical tables project # 65-2-97-33)

By Arnold N. Lowan, Milton Abramowitz, Gertrude Blanch, Jack Laderman, Jacob L. Miller, Matilda Persily, et al

New York, New York: National Bureau of Standards/ Federal Works Agency; Works Projects Administration for the City of New York, 1941. First edition thus. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Prepared by the National Bureau of Standards and Federal Works Agency; Works Projects Administration for the City of New York. An ex-library copy with small markings on the spine end endpaper. Quarto, 10 3/4" tall, viii + 58 + [iv] pages with intertextual illustration, maroon cloth. A very good, moderately worn hard cover with minor rubbing; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. Without dust jacket.

$16.50

Text-book on Spherical Astronomy

By W. M. Smart

Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1940. Third edition. Hardcover--cloth. Good. Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, xii + 430 pages, blue cloth. A good moderately worn hardcover over all with significant chipping to the spine cloth; internal binding tight, paper clean and lightly yellowed. Without dust jacket. Sold as a good reading copy.

$12.50

Elements of the Topology of Plane Sets of Points.

By M. H. A. Newman

Cambridge, Massachusetts: Cambridge University Press, 1964. First edition thus. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good -. This is an ex-library copy with markings to the spine, endpapers, title page and fore-edge. Sold as nice reading copy. Octavo 8 3/4" tall, viii + 214 pages, black cloth. A very good minus, clean, sturdy hard cover edition with moderate shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper just cream white. Without dust jacket.

$7.50

Greenleaf's New Primary Arithmetic : A Mental Arithmetic, upon the inductive plan; with easy exercises for the slate. Designed for primary schools / Walton's Normal Series: A Pictorial Primary Arithmetic, on a plan of object lessons (two orginal volumes sold together)

By Benjamin Greenleaf / Geo. A. Walton & Electra N. L. Walton

Boston, Massachusetts: Robert Davis / Brewer and Tileston, 1861/ 1869. Early Printing (s). Hardcover--quarter leather. Good - and fair. 2 individual vols. 1: 16mo, 6 1/3" tall, 72 pages, maroon quarter-leather over printed boards. A good minus copy overall, with moderate shelf wear, minor soiling, but a significant 2 1/2" corner chip from the front cover, all fore-corners worn; hinges and binding sturdy, paper moderately yellowed with foxing tthroughout. a good reading copy only. / 2: 16mo, 6 1/2" tall, 94 pages (should be 96), brown quarter-leather over printed boards. A fair copy overall, with significant, shelf wear, spine cloth frayed, moderate soiling, all fore-corners worn, front cover gouged (as if by a bored boy with a pocket knife); hinges loosened and binding sturdy, paper moderately yellowed with foxing tthroughout and the front and rear endpapers and flyleaf missing as well as pages 95-96 (the last--which included the multiplication tables and lesson plan). a fair reading copy only

$9.50

An Elementary Treatise on Arithmetic, designed as an introduction to Peirce's Course of Pure Mathematics, and as a sequel to the Arithmetics used in the High Schools of New England

By Thomas Hill

Boston, Massachusetts: James Munroe., 1845. Early Printing. Hardcover--quarter cloth, paper over boards. Good. Duodecimo, 7 1/3" tall, 85 pages, + 5 ads decorated brown cloth. A good copy overall, with minor shelf wear but some light dampstaining at top fore-edge and spine, hinges and binding sturdy, paper moderately yellowed with sporadic foxing.

$16.50

The National Arithmetic, of the inductive system; combining the analytic and synthetic methods, [etc.], forming a complete mercantile arithmetic

By Benjamin Greenleaf

Boston, Massachusetts: Robert Davis, 1855. Early Printing. Hardcover--quarter leather. Good . Duodecimo, 7 2/3" tall, 360 pages, black quarter-leather over brown cloth. A good copy overall, with moderate shelf wear but chipping at top edge of the spine, hinges and binding sturdy, paper lightly yellowed with foxing the fore edges, endpapers foxed.

$12.50

Substance and Function & Einstein's Theory of Relativity (unabridged--both books bound as one)

By Ernst Cassirer; William Curtis Swabey and Marie Collins Swabey (translation)

New York, New York: Dover, 1953. Reprint. Paperback--trade. Very Good. Originally published in 1923 by Open Court. Octavo, 8" tall, x + 423 pages, stiff wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover edition with light shelf wear, binding tight, paper lightly yellowed. Dover books from this time period have sewn binding and are sturdier than typical soft-covered editions. This book is part of a larger group of several hundred science books from one collection, currently in the process of being catalogued. This special collection may be referenced with the word 'Wong' in the description field as new titles are added.

$9.50

Relativity and Reality : a non-technical exposition of the theory of relativity and its philosophic consequences

By G. H. Paelian

New York, New York: Macoy Publishing Company, 1936. Second edition. Decorative Cloth. Good. First edition was issued in 1932. Sold as a good reading copy only. Octavo, 7 3/4" tall, 235 pages, gilt titles on maroon cloth. A good sturdy hard cover over all with moderate shelf wear, hinges and binding sturdy, paper lightly yellowed, BUT underlining scattered throughout.

$9.50

Theory of Functions; Part Two: Applications and Continuation of the General Theory / Theory of Functions; Part One: Elements of the General Theory of Analytic Functions (two Konrad Knopp Dover reprints sold together)

By Konrad Knopp; translated by Frederick Bagemihl

New York, New York: Dover, 1947 / 1945. First American edition (s). Hardcover--cloth. Very Good / Good and Good. 2 individual vols. 1: translated from the fourth German edition. Duodecimo, 6 3/4" tall, x + 150 pages, beige cloth. A very good, clean, hardcover edition with light shelf wear, some darkening to the cloth at the margins, light foxing along backstrip, binding tight, paper clean and moderately yellowed with light sporadic foxing to fore-edges. In a good, clean dust jacket with small chips at the folds, darkening along the backstrip, with original price. / 2: Sold as a good reading copy only. translated from the fifth German edition. Duodecimo, 6 3/4" tall, vii + 146 pages, beige cloth. A good+, sturdy hard cover edition with moderate exterior soiling and shelf wear, fraying started at top and bottom of back strip, fore-corner tips through to boards; binding solid, paper clean, lightly yellowed. Without dust jacket .

$16.50

Radar Primer

By J. L. Hornung

New York, New York: McGraw-Hill, 1948. Third printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, vi + 218 pages, gray cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with miner shelf wear and exterior soiling ( a small oil streak stain to cover cloth both front and back); hinges and binding tight, paper just slightly yellowed. Without dust jacket

$9.50

An Elementary Treatise on Analytic Mechanics with Numerous Examples

By Edward A. Bowser

New York, New York: D. Van Nostrand, 1923. Early Printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Octavo 8" tall, xiv + 511 pages + ads, maroon cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover edition with moderate shelf wear light exterior soiling, cover cloth fraying at top and bottom edges, hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed, and slight foxing to the tendpapers.

$9.50

Bibliography of Non-Euclidean Geometry

By D.M.Y. Sommerville

New York, New York: Chelsea, 1970. First American edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Originally published in 1911. This is an ex-college library edition with marking to the spine,endpapers and title page. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, xi + 410 pages, gilt titles on black cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover volumes with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. Without dust jacket.

$9.50

Principles of Architectural Perspectivew

By Wilkliam H. Lawrence

Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard Cooperative Society, 1931. Seventh edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 9" tall, 99 pages plus 15 folding plates, gilt titles green on cloth covers. A very good, clean, neat sturdy hard cover with minor shelf wear and cover rubbing; binding tight, paper lightly yellowed.

$19.00

Style and Vocabulary: numerical studies

By C. B. Williams; foreword by Randolph Quirk

New York, New York: Hafner Publishing, 1970. First edition thus. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine. Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, 161 pages, blue boards, silver titles on spine. A near fine, clean, hardcover first edition with minor shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. Without dust jacket.

$22.50

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