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Alice in Puzzle-Land

by Raymond M. Smullyan

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Published
1982
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very good/very good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780688007485
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$30.00

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William Morrow & Co, 1982. First edition. Hardcover. very good/very good. Large octaqvo. (24cm x 17cm) 182pp. A very nice copy in dust jacket.
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Mr Tompkins in Wonderland; or Stories of c, G, and h.

by G. Gamow

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Published
1940
Condition
Very Good + in Good dust jacket
Edition
First American Edition
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$150.00

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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1940. First American Edition. Hardcover. Very Good + in Good dust jacket. 22 x 17 cm. Octavo. 91pp. Grey cloth in dust jacket. First American edition with same date on title and copyright page. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper. Cloth spine lightly toned. Dust jacket flaps are clipped, but original price… Read more
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A History of Vector Analysis; The Evolution of the Idea of a Vectorial System

by Michael J. Crowe

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Published
1967
Condition
Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
First edition
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$50.00

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Norte Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 1967. First edition. Hardcover. Good in Good dust jacket. 24.5 x 16 cm. Octavo. 270pp. Brown boards in dust jacket. There is occassion highlighting and scattered pen notes. Some edgewear to the jacket.
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The Fractal Geometry of Nature

by Benoit B Mandelbrot

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition thus
ISBN
9780716711865
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$150.00

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San Francisco: W. H. Freeman And Company, 1982. First edition thus. Hardcover. Very Good. 23.5 x 21 cm. 461pp. Red boards, lacking dust jacket. First edition thus with numberline beginning with 1, this is an enlarged and updated version of "Fractals: Form, Chance and Dimension" (1977). Extensively illustrated, some in color. Previous owner's name stamp inside front and… Read more
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Logical Dilemmas The Life and Work of Kurt Godel

by John W. Dawson, Jr.

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Published
1997
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9781568810256
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$50.00

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Wellesley, Massachusetts: AK Peters, Ltd., 1997. First edition. Hardcover. 23.5 x 15.5cm. Octavo. 361pp. Black boards in dust jacket. Previous owner's inscription on front free endpaper. There are a pen marks to 3 additional pages, not obscuring the text. First edition with 1 in numberline.
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Selecta Research Contributions

by P. R. Halmos; Donald E. Sarason; Nathaniel A. Friedman

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Published
1983
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780387907550
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$40.00

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New York: Springer-Verlag, 1983. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. 25 x 17 cm. Octavo. 458pp.Bound in blue cloth.
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Mathematical Circles Adieu A Fourth Collection of Mathematical Stories and Anecdotes

by Howard Eves

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780871502407
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Boston, Massachusetts: Prindle Weber & Schmidt, Inc., 1977. Hardcover. Very Good. 23.5 x 17 cm. Octavo. Brown cloth tan boards in slipcase. 181pp. Previous owner's name and address on front and rear free endpaper. Bump to top corner of spine and slipcase.
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Selecta Expository Writing

by P. R. Halmos; Donald E. Sarason; Leonard Gillman

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780387907567
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$30.00

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New York: Springer-Verlag, 1983. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 25 x 17 cm. Octavo. 304pp. Bound in blue cloth.
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Courant in Göttingen and New York The Story of an Improbable Mathematician

by Constance Reid

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Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9780387901947
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$25.00

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New York: Springer-Verlag, 1976. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 24.5 x 17 cm. Octavo. 314 pp + photographs. Yellow boards in dust jacket. Some toning to the jacket.
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Does God Play Dice: The Mathematics of Chaos

by Ian Stewart

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Published
1989
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very good/very good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780631168478
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$20.00

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Blackwell Pub, 1989. First edition. Hardcover. very good/very good. Octavo. (9 1/2" x 6:) 317pp. Very nice copy in dust jacket.
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Remarks on the Foundations of Mathematics

by Ludwig Wittgenstein

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Published
1956
Condition
Good+
Edition
First American edition
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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1956. First American edition. Hardcover. Good+. 22.5 x 15 cm. Octavo. 204 pages. Bound in navy blue cloth lacking the dust jacket. Covers are a bit bowed. Previous owner's name on front fixed and rear free endpaper. Spine is faded.
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Knot Book; An Elementary Introduction to the Mathematical Theory of Knots

by Colin C.; Adams Adams

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Published
1994
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very good/very good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780716723936
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W.h. Freeman & Company, 1994. First edition. Hardcover. very good/very good. A very nice copy in an equally nice dust jacket. 306pp including index.
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Mathematical Drawing Instruments and How to Use Them

by F. Edward Hulme

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Published
1890
Condition
Good+
Edition
Fourth Edition
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New York: William T. Comstock, 1890. Fourth Edition. Hardcover. Good+. 18.5 x 13 cm. 12mo. 152 pages text and 10 plates. Black cloth with gold lettering and design. Front gutter cracked and rear gutter partially cracked. Small closed tears to the top of the spine.
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Esteban Terradas; Ciencia y tecnica en la Espana cojntemporanea

by Antoni Roca Rosell and Jose Manuel Sanchez Ron

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Published
1990
Condition
nf/nf
Edition
Primera edicion
ISBN
9788476280768
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$95.00

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Inta/Serbal, 1990. Primera edicion. Hard Cover. nf/nf. Quarto. 358pp Spanish text. A near fine copy in an equally nice dust jacket. Ina mylar protective wrapper.
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