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cover of Benjamin Peirce and the U.S. coast survey

Benjamin Peirce and the U.S. coast survey

by Lenzen, V. F.

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Published
1968
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San Francisco: San Francisco Press, Inc, 1968. Hardcover. vii, 54p., several plates; blue cloth boards lettered gilt, a crisp, clean, pretty copy. Involves prediction and confirmation of planets Neptune and Uranus. History of technology monographs.
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cover of A Bibliography of Bertrand Russell I, II, III (Three-Volume Set)

A Bibliography of Bertrand Russell I, II, III (Three-Volume Set)

by Blackwell, Kenneth; Ruja, Harry

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Published
1994
ISBN
9780415116442
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London: Routledge, 1994. Hardcover. Set of three complete volumes in blue cloth-covered slipcase. Individually paginated, 1,491 pages combined. Volumes in very good condition, some scuffing to slipcase.
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cover of Poems as of Then

Poems as of Then

by Kemp, Harry

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Published
1972
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Lancastershire: Self-published by the author, 1972. Hardcover. 86 pg. hardcover, without dust jacket, very good. Not the American poet Harry Kemp but the British poet Harry Kemp. Signed, inscribed, and dated by Kemp on front free end page. Kemp was a British mathematician born in 1911. He was close with the American poet Laura Riding before they had a… Read more
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cover of Kukan o shiru kikagaku to kukan 空間を識る: 幾何学と空間

Kukan o shiru kikagaku to kukan 空間を識る: 幾何学と空間

by Kawaguchi Akitsugu 河口商次

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Published
1950
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Tokyo: Heibonsha, 1950. Paperback. 213p., stiff card covers; title page has pencil notations transliterating the title and publication information, otherwise clean. An important work on Kawaguchi spaces, named for the mathematician author.
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cover of Ordinal Algebras

Ordinal Algebras

by Tarski, Alfred

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Published
1956
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Amsterdam: North-Holland Publishing Company, 1956. Paperback. 133p., slender paperback with stiff covers, very good, in a tattered dustjacket that repeats the design of the underlying covers. With Appendices By Chen-Chung Chang and Bjarni Jonsson. Studies in Logic and the Foundation of Mathematics. Tarski, who was of Jewish background, fled Poland in the year of the Nazi invasion and became… Read more
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cover of 202 Methods of Forcing

202 Methods of Forcing

by Annemann, Theo

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Published
1976
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New York, 1976. Pamphlet. 35p., third printing, in very good condition.
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cover of Studies in Mathematical Economics

Studies in Mathematical Economics

by Reiter, Stanley, editor

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Published
1986
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Mathematical Association of America, 1986. Hardcover. 441p., 8x5 inches; no dustjacket as issued, in very good condition. MAA Studies in Mathematics Volume 25.
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cover of The Astronomia Europaea of Ferdinand Verbiest, S.J. (Dillingen, 1687). Text, Translation, Notes and Commentaries. Jointly published by Institut Monumenta Serica - Sankt Augustin and Ferdinand Verbeiest Foundation - Leuven

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Nettetal: Steyler Verlag, 1993. Hardcover. 547p., illustrated with text in facsimile and a number of period illustrations, mostly of astronomical instruments. Hardbound in 9.5x6.5 inch squareback green casing lettered white; slightest edgewear and a tiny crackling sound as book is opened (we perceive no damage of any kind). Sound clean unmarked copy. Monumenta Serica Monograph Series XXVIII.
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cover of Theory of Formal Systems

Theory of Formal Systems

by Smullyan, Raymond M.

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Published
1961
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Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1961. Paperback. viii, 142p., paperback; front cover has a corner reinforced with clear tape. Annals of Mathematics Studies, 47.
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cover 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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cover of Frontiers of Political Economy

Frontiers of Political Economy

by Carchedi, Guglielmo

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Published
1991
ISBN
9780860915669
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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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cover of Chen Wencheng jiao shou ji nian zhuan ji 陳文成教授紀念專集

Chen Wencheng jiao shou ji nian zhuan ji 陳文成教授紀念專集

by [Chen Wenchen] 陳文成

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Published
1982
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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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cover 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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cover 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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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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cover 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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Hong Kong: Wan li shu dian, 1963. 101p., very good paperback. On using the slide rule.
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cover 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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cover of Politics, logic, and love: the life of Jean van Heijenoort

Politics, logic, and love: the life of Jean van Heijenoort

by Feferman, Anita Burdman

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Published
1993
ISBN
9781568810225
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Wellesley: A. K. Peters, 1993. Hardcover. xv, 415p., introduction, afterword, appendix, references, sources and notes, bibliography, index, illustrated with photos, later printing, remainder mark on bottom edge else very good condition in like dj.
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cover 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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cover 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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Westfield: Association of Teachers of Mathematics in New England, 1986. Staplebound. 44p., 5.5x8.5 inches, illustrated with figures and equations, wraps lightly sunned along spine else very good booklet in stapled blue wraps. It is often overlooked that besides his interests in Anarchism, John Henry Mackay and Man/Boy Love, Hubert Kennedy was first and foremost a mathematician. His article in… Read more
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cover 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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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1980. Paperback. xii, 295p., wraps, wraps slightly handled from use, small indentation in front wrap and first few pages else good condition.
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