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Image for Giant Colour Book of Mathematics; Exploring the World of Numbers and Space.

Giant Colour Book of Mathematics; Exploring the World of Numbers and Space.

By: Adler, Irving

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Hamlyn, Paul: 1960

Seller ID: 137279

Condition: Good


Light staining to very large red cloth boards, normal wear generally, bottom of spine is bumped. First signature loose at bottom; still attached. Large format 10 1/2 W x 12" H book with classic 50's illustration in bright bright color on heavy paper throughout. Great graphics with spacemen, scientists, truncated globes, rocket ships blowing up one side of the page. Pages are all perfeclty clean with sharp corners. View more info

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Mathematics: The Story of Numbers, Symbols, and Space

By: Adler, Irving

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Golden Press: 1958

Seller ID: 143436

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Edge wear to cover, especially at corners. Yellowing paper. 56 pages. 6 5/8"w x 7 7/8"h. Brightly colored illustrations. Part of "The Golden Library of Knowledge" series. View more info

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Fun for the Money: Puzzles and Games with Coins

By: Brooke, Maxey

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N Y, Charles Scribner' Sons: 1963

Seller ID: 138708

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 96 pages. 6 3/4"w x 8 3/4"h. Full red cloth boards. "All you need for these puzzles is a pocketful of small change--the checkerboards and other diagrams are right here in the book and life-size, ready for your pennies, nickels, and dimes."An uncommon title. View more info

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How Mathematicians Think: Using Ambiguity, Contradiction, and Paradox to Create Mathematics

By: Byers, William

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Princeton Univ Pr: 2007

Seller ID: 144771

ISBN: 0691127387

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. View more info

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Number Theory: New York Seminar, 1991-1995

By: Chudnovsky, D.V., Chudnovsky, G.V. & Nathanson, M.B. (eds.)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: N Y., Springer Verlag: 1996

Seller ID: 112513

ISBN: 0387948260

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 297 pages. View more info

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Useful Mathematics

By: Dunn, Flora M. et al

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Ginn & Company: 1937

Seller ID: 143685

Condition: Very Good


Some pencil notes throughout. Full green cloth boards with compass design on cover. 5 1/2"w x 8"h. 422 pages. Includes: Whole Numbers, Circles, Common Fractions, Angles, Decimal Fractions, Line Segments, Triangles, Percentage, Using Letters for Numbers, Equations, The Formula, Ratio and Proportion, Graphing, Scale Drawings, Measuring Perimenters, Areas, and Volumes. View more info

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Finite Model Theory

By: Ebbinghaus, Heinz-Dieter; Flum, Jorg

Price: $68.00

Publisher: Secaucus, New Jersey, U.S.A., Springer Verlag: 1999

Seller ID: 100362

ISBN: 354060149X

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy. Second edition. View more info

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The Infinite World of M.C. Escher

By: Escher, M. C. ; J. L. Locher

Price: $18.95

Publisher: N Y, Abradale/Abrams: 1984

Seller ID: 145263

ISBN: 0810980592

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full brown cloth boards. Slight edge wear to dust jacket. 152 pages. 8 5/8"w x 12"h. 184 illustrations, including 8 plates in full color. View more info

Mathematics in Geology

By: Ferguson, John

Price: $27.95

Publisher: Winchester, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Allen & Unwin: 1988

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 113094

ISBN: 0045500517

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 299 pages with many illustartions, formulae, graphs, tables. View more info

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Advanced Level Pure Mathematics

By: Green, S.L.

Price: $73.20

Publisher: North Point, Hong Kong, University Tutorial Press: 1991

Seller ID: 130779

ISBN: 0723108506

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 658 pages. View more info

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Probability and Random Processes

By: Grimmett, G.R.; Stirzaker, D.R.

Price: $43.00

Publisher: N Y., Oxford Univ Press: 2000

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 111665

ISBN: 0198536658

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 541 pages. Second edition. View more info

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Mathematics in the Making

By: Hogben, Lancelot

Price: $18.95

Publisher: N Y, Doubleday & Co.: 1960

Seller ID: 140991

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with at tight binding. 320 pages. Full beige cloth boards with black spine. 8 1/4"w x 11"h. Previous owner's name inside. Many color and b&w illustrations. View more info

Multivariate Statistical Analysis: A Conceptual Introduction

By: Kachigan, Sam Kash

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N. Y., Radius Press: 1982

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 105784

ISBN: 0942154002

Condition: Fine


Stamped "Review copy." Inscribed by author. View more info

A Course in Number Theory and Cryptography (Graduate Texts in Mathematics)

By: Koblitz, Neal

Price: $18.95

Publisher: N Y, Springer-Verlag: 1987

Seller ID: 142958

ISBN: 0387965769

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 208 pages. Bumped corner of front cover. View more info

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Architectural Shades and Shadows

By: McGoodwin, Henry

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., American Institute of Architects Press: 1989

Seller ID: 144652

ISBN: 1558350535

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full gray cloth boards. Edge wear and small tears on dust jacket. 104 pages. B&w drawings and photos. "This 1904 work, reprinted in 1926, was used to teach architects and architectural draftsmen how to give form, depth, and expression to their drawings through the use of shadow casting." View more info

Nomographs: What They Are and How to Use Them

By: Molnar, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, Michigan, U.S.A., Ann Arbor Science Publishers Inc.: 1981

Edition: Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed.

Seller ID: 105087

ISBN: 0250404192

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean. 98 pages, many charts, graphs. View more info

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Figures for Fun: Stories and Conundrums

By: Perelman, Y.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Moscow, Foreign Languages Publishing House: 1957

Seller ID: 138533

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 152 pages. 6 3/4"w x 8 5/8"h. Black and white illustrations. Black cloth spine and pictorial paper-covered boards. View more info

Image for M.C. Escher Calidociclos:  Kalos (bello) + Eidos (figura) + Kyklos (anillo)

M.C. Escher Calidociclos: Kalos (bello) + Eidos (figura) + Kyklos (anillo)

By: Schattschneider, Doris & Wallace Walker

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Germany, Taschen: 1992

Seller ID: 106477

ISBN: 3822806757

Condition: Good


"In the book "M.C.Escher kaleidocycles" (orignally published in 1977) the mathematician Doris Schattschneider and the graphic designer Wallace Walker used some of the well known periodic drawings of the Dutch artist M.C.Escher to decorate kaleidocycles. They showed how to cover kaleidocycles continuously with repeating patterns (provided they have certain symmetry properties). It should be noted that in the work of Escher himself kaleidocycles do not appear. " This is a book of kaleidocycles, folding paper three dimensional shapes, printed with art by M.C. Escher. Text in Spa... View more info

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Handbook on Vedic Mathematics, A

By: Sharma, Rajeshwari M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Maharashtra, India, Rajeshwari M. Sharma: 2007

Seller ID: 124092

Condition: Good


Cracked spine at page 167/168. Clean and unmarked. 231 pages. View more info

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Wonderful Wonders of One-Two-Three, The

By: Smith, David Eugene

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N Y, McFarlane, Ward, McFarlane: 1937

Seller ID: 139459

Condition: Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 48 pages. 6 1/8"w x 8 3/4"h. Full gray-blue cloth boards. Previous owner's name inside. Blurb from dust jacket cut out and pasted to front endpapers. "Here is the story of how numbers grew from notches on a stick to figures in a row. After you have read it you may see why numbers are such fun to play with and why they cannot be shut up between the covers of your arithmetic book. Watch them surprise you every time you cut an orange for your breakfast or catch a snowflake." Lovely line drawings throughout. View more info