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The Fractal Geometry of Nature by Benoit B. Mandelbrot - Hardcover - Updated and Augmented - 1983 - from Books of the World (SKU: RWARE0000003184)

The Fractal Geometry of Nature

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The Fractal Geometry of Nature

by Benoit B. Mandelbrot

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  • hardcover
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ISBN 10
0716711869
ISBN 13
9780716711865
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New York: W. H. Freeman and Company, 1983. Hardcover. Third printing. Updated and Augmented Edition of Fractals: Form, Chance, and Dimension (1977). Burgundy cloth with gilt spine titles and gilt stamped fractal design to cover, fractal decorated endpapers. Very Good book in a Very Good jacket. Original college bookstore price stamped to FFEP, otherwise interior appears unmarked. Spine straight and tight. Prior owner's name inked to foreedge and blacked. Light edgewear to jacket, half-inch tear to bottom edge, chipping to spine tail. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 4to. 8.25 x 9.25 x 1.2 inches. 468 pages. Illustrated with color plates and b/w reproductions. The seminal work on fractals.

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Bookseller
Books of the World US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
RWARE0000003184
Title
The Fractal Geometry of Nature
Author
Benoit B. Mandelbrot
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
Updated and Augmented
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0716711869
ISBN 13
9780716711865
Publisher
W. H. Freeman and Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1983
Keywords
math, mathematics, science, fractals, geometrical, geometry, models, stochastic processes, shapes
Bookseller catalogs
Science & Technology;
Size
4to

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jacket
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chipping
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spine
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Cloth
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tail
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ffep
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tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
gilt
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remainder mark
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