The Hague: 1616. first edition. Thick, large quarto in vellum; VG; strong covers, heavily soiled with five-band embossed spine; boards' sides folded inward due to storage and shelving; inside front board has tiny ink inscriptions; dusty edges; paper at times heavily faded and wobbly with slight offsetting not affecting text; first 53 pages stained probably from water damage; back of plate 42 contains blue and black ink signatures; the book has been collated in a disorderly fashion and a few plates are missing primarily in the Geometry section; the Preface, and Symmetry section are at the end; the book also contains a Table of Dimensions of Fortifications; each section has approximately 40 to 80 pages; in French; Samuel Marolois (Maroloys or Marloy) was a Dutch Military Engineer and Mathematician whose works were revised by Albert Girard.
Lugd. Batav. Roterodami: Hackios, 1669. Octavos, 3 volumes; VG; bound in full contemporary vellum, faded ink lettering to spines; some soiling to vellum; bookplate to front pastedown of each volume; each volume with an engraved title page, all dated 1669, title page of volume 1 says 1669, 2 and 3 state 1668; stain to bottom of text bloc of volume 1, does not impact any text; interiors clean; printer's mark with an eagle and the motto 'MOVENDO' on each title page; text in Latin with Greek references; shelved case 3.
Washington, DC: Operations Evaluation Group/Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, 1946. First Edition. Quarto; G/No jacket hardcover; Faded red spine with gilt lettering; Rubbing to boards, some fading to the edges and spine; Bumping, corners and spine edges lightly frayed; Stamp and tape mark on front board; Tape residue on front paste down; Cracking near the gutters, binding secure; Small tear on title page; Classification Cancellation note taped to title page and "Confidential" crossed out on every page, discard stamps on the outer edges. Light pencil notes on approximately 9 pages, pen markings on approximately 3 pages, text otherwise clean. Copy numbered #667. 168 pages. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions] eb/nd.
London; London: Baldwin, Cradock and Joy; Priestley and Weale, 1827; 1829. Small Quarto; VG-; Dark beige spine with black text [Part II]; Green slipcase has slight rubbing to exterior, minor wear to corners, cloth covering spine detaching toward tail edge, cloth covering head edge slight detaching; Part I contains loose bindings numbering 141 uncut pp, outer pages show slight age toning, rough edges, interior pages unmarked; Part II has 431 pp; bound in paper covers, covers show slight browning to exteriors, chipping to spine edges, minor wear to edges; text block has light wear and ivory toning to exterior edges, foxing to inside covers, foxing to first and last two pages; interior clean;.
Paris: Chez Mme Ve Courcier, 1816. First Edition. Octavo; G/No jacket hardcover; Brown leather spine, gilt lettering, boards; Wear to all edges of the boards, corners bumped and some fraying, corners are bent inward slightly; Marble end papers, previous owner's small book plate on paste down; Outer edges marble; Sewn-in silk bookmark; Text block is greatly toned and spotted in places; A good reading copy. Text in French; 299 pages. SHELVE: Case 10.
Paris: Gauthier-Villars, 1904-1906. Tall octavo, VG-; three-quarter-bound, black cloth spine/corners; smooth black marbled paper boards; overall mild wear to boards, rounding to spine, boards somewhat shaken; starting hinges to pages 82-83, 92-93, 108-109; binding intact; slight material loss to head, mild bumping with slight material loss to corners; ex-library: Syracuse University Library / Mathematics bookplate with "Gift of Carl F. Muckenhoupt" (former Physics chair at Northeastern University) stated, partially removed "DATE DUE" label with previous owner's signature to ffep; two academic papers housed in a single bound volume; VOL. I [pub. 1904, English trans. LESSONS ON INTEGRATION AND THE SEARCH FOR SIMPLE FUNCTIONS, pages iii-138; marginalia/underlining in pencil to occasional leaves to first 60 pages; embossed SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY LIBRARY" stamp to title page; based on lectures presented 1902-1903]; VOL. II [pub. 1906, English trans. LESSONS ON TRIGONOMETRIC SERIES; based on lectures presented 1904-1905]; all presented at the Collège de France; shelved Case 10.
London: John W. Parker, 1846. Second Edition. 8vos., 2 volumes; VG-; gray paper boards, spines dark gray with paper labels, black lettering; rebacked with previous boards and new paper spines, previous labels preserved on spines; moderate wear to boards, including bumping, scratches, and staining; small bookplate to front pastedown of both volumes; scattered and sparse pencil markings; gutter slightly open on pages 320/321 of volume 2; shelved case 10.
London: Simpkin, Marshall & Co., 1861. First Edition. Octavo, xxv, 200 pages; VG; rebound in modern full brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine; text block has some mild spotting to top edge; minor pencil marks and finger smudges; small staining to lower corners; small ownership sticker to front pastedown; with 27 plates, some folding; extremely scarce; shelved case 10.
New York: The Technology Press of the Massachussetts Institute of Technology, John Wiley and Sons, Inc., 1958. 8vo hardcover with dustjacket. VG+/G. SIGNED by the author (and founder of cybernetics) on the front endpaper. Board side front endpaper has previous owner's name and address inked in. Interior otherwise clean, binding strong, very minor rubbing to spine ends and corners. Rubbing to dj, especially at edges and corners, general edgewear, six less than quarter inch tears at top and bottom edges, chipping at spine, age-toning to dj spine. DJ now in protective plastic sleeve. 131 pp. No ISBN. [Age-toned white text on black spine. In locked cases.].
Edinburgh: Adam Black, 1827. 8vo., xxxv, 251 pages; VG; bound in gray buckram, library numbering in gilt on tail of spine; library binding, with sheet on front pastedown, one word in pencil on title page, accession number in pencil on dedication page; with 5 folding plates, and plate 1 bound as frontispiece instead of page 108, all plates in excellent condition; shelved case 10.
Paris: Didot; etal. 1747. Nouvelle edition. Small octavo; VG+/none; brown leather spine with gilt lettering and raised bands; gilt filigree in panels; major shelf wear and bumping; edges and joints, chipping and wear; edges, tinted red; endpapers, marbling; 574 pp. else good; TEXT IN FRENCH. Shelved Dupont: Case 10.
Paris: Saillant & Nyon; and Ve. Desaint, 1772. Eighth Edition. Octavo; g+/none; brown leather spine with gilt lettering; raised bands; fillagree; ex libris, bookplate, front pastedown; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; illus., 9 fold-out charts, 123 diagrams; endpapers, swirls; boards, head-edge corners, worn; back joint, split start; top corner of rear board severely chipped; top corner of front board also chipped; else very good; TEXT IN FRENCH. Shelved in Case #10.
New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1974. First edition. Octavo. Fair in good- DJ. Tan spine with brown lettering. Several chips missing tot he dust jacket along the top and bottom of the spine and the top of the front panel. Some rubbing to dust jacket. Book covers bowed outwards from water damage that has stained both covers significantly. Binding slightly loose near the front hinge. Book block edges and text pages generally very good. 393pp.
Crukshank: Philadephia, 1793. First American Edition. Duodecimo; 192pp; full old calf leather with spine fully rebacked in workmanlike fashion; old wear remains; top corners largely showing; text block lacks endpapers; numerous contemporary ink names and later pencil scribbles on pastedowns and verso of frontis engraving with evident bleed-through; text block toned and occasionally soiled; folding table between pp130-131 torn halfway down the folding crease with the external half missing; contents else generally good. [Spine; plain and worn brown leather no titles]. [Note: A. S. Con Alex P.L.].
New York: Oxford University Press, 1986-1990. First Editions, First Printings. Octavos, 2 volumes, VG/VG; gray DJs, dark green lettering: mild overall wear to DJs, spine of Vol. 2 age-toned light green (lettering to spine clear and legible), DJs protected by mylar; navy blue faux-cloth paper boards, bright gold lettering to spines: very mild overall wear to boards, light paste residue from removed tape to boards of Vol. 1; very mild wear/light age-toning to text-block of Vol. 1; minimal wear to text-block of Vol. 2, small light stain to fore-edge, top and bottom clean; signed by previous owner to ffep of Vol. 2 only; VOL. 1 [PUBLICATIONS 1929-1936]; VOL. 2 [PUBLICATIONS 1938-1974]; shelved above Children's Case.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1932. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 130 pages; G+; Spine is black with red lettering; binding has moderate wear along the top and bottom edges, with damage at the top and bottom of the spine, has mild rubbing on both boards, has minor detachment in the center of the book; pages have red coloring along the top edge and minor chipping streak in the bottom fore edge corner, shelved front table.
New York & Basel: Marcel Dekker, 1986. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Green spine with white text: Covers have general shelfwear, some fraying to corners, light creasing to front cover along fore edge, binding solid: Textblock has some minor dust staining to exterior, some pages creased from being dog earred, text clean and unmarked: 560 pp.
Washington, D. C. Aerospace Research Laboratories, U. S. Air Force, -no pub date-. Imperial octavo; vg/no dust jackets; blue cloth spines with gilt lettering; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text blocks, clean. ---v.1: TESTS BASED ON RANGE AND STUDENTIZED RANGE OF SAMPLES FROM A NORMAN POPULATION; 761pp. ---v.2: ESTIMATES BASED ON ORDER STATISTICS OF SAMPLES FROM VARIOUS POPULATIONS; 805pp. No pub dates given; Preface of both volumes dated 1969. NOTE: Over-sized set; may require additional shipping charges for expedited/international shipping.
Leipzig und Berlin: Druck und Verlag von B. G. Teubner, 1907. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Navy spine with gilt text; This volume only; Cloth has lightly sunned exterior with minor rubbing at corners, otherwise slight wear on exterior with strong and intact panels; Text block has previous owner's name on ffep and shows slight wear on exterior edges due to age with slight incidental foxing but generally unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 489. German text.
Washington, D.C. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1965. Large Octavo; pp 614; G/paperback; peach spine with black handwritten text; volume 2, this volume only; covers show moderate sunning to exterior, mostly to spine, slight wear to exterior, slight toning to exterior edges; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Washington, D.C: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1965. Large Octavo; pp 509; G/paperback; peach spine with black handwritten text; volume 3, this volume only; covers show moderate sunning to exterior, mostly to spine, slight wear to exterior, slight toning to exterior edges; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
London: Cambridge University Press, 1924. Second Edition. 8vo., 77 pages, illustrated; G+; light grey cover with black print, penciled address on front, pages curled at lower right corner, corners bumped and worn, tears at spine expose binding on top and bottom, soiling and spotting, slight stains at outside edge of front cover, back cover lower left corner torn; clean interior, spine cracked at p. 16, worn edges; "Cambridge Tracts in mathematics and Mathematical Physics, No. 12"
New York: American Mathematical Society, 1934. First Edition, Second Printing. Octavo, 117 pages; VG; bound in dark green cloth, dull gilt lettering to spine and front board; mild wear; personal copy of Professor Kasner, with his ownership inscription on the ffep and rear pastedown; two loose sheets of mathematics work with a note to Kasner from Robert C. Yates loose within; shelved case 10.
Berlin, Germany: Springer-Verlag, 1995. First. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Inscription; Orange spine with black text; Boards strong, clean, with general shelfwear and edgewear, rubbing at corners and both ends of spine; Textblock clean, author inscription to previous owner on half title page, previous owner's bookplate affixed to front free-end paper; pp 362.
London: Macmillan and Co. Ltd., 1905. Octavo; G; hardcover; bound in aquamarine, gilt lettering; boards strong, some shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, open tear on front hinge, soiling on rear, spine sun toned, interior age toned, penned signature on front end paper, browning on rear end paper; text block age toned, some pages uncut, some pages cut unevenly, occasional soiling throughout, occasional open tears on head edges, block separation occasionally visible; xxvii, 320pp SHELVED IN ANNEX C ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE.
New York: Springer-Verlag, 1974. Octavo; G+/no DJ; Ex-Library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, yellow with black print; Boards in yellow cloth with black print, library call number label on spine, otherwise clean and strong; Textblock has library stamps on top edge and front endpapers, call number in pencil on title page verso, tear to front endpaper and title page at lower spine edge, clean text; vii, 326 pages, graphs.
Paris: Hermann, 1956-1969. first and second editions. set of five octavos in beige and ivory soft covers with black letters; in good condition; first three volumes slightly discolored with moderate shelf wear on spines; some discoloration; text clean; binding loosening with spine half detached on volume VI (chapters 7 and 8); contains chapters on Inegalites de convexite; espaces de Riesz;; integration des mesures; integration vectorielle; mesure de Haar; compiled by Actualites Scientifiques et Industrielles; previous owner's name on ffep; in FRENCH; shelved in Room 13; please contact us for shipping costs.
New York: Blaisdell Publishing Company, 1964. 1st Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; hardcover; black and off white spine with gold and purple text; dust jacket is moderately edge worn and has closed tears to the top edges and minor stains to the panels; boards are clean and sturdy; front free end-paper has an ink written name; text block has minor stains at the fore edges, pages are clean; 626p.
Monterey: Wadsworth & Brooks/Cole Advanced Books & Spftware, 1986. Octavo; VG/VG-; Light gray spine with white text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and is slightly sunned on exterior with minor wear at corners, and sticker on rear, but otherwise intact; Boards are clean with strong and sturdy panels; Text block has minimal wear with clean pages and tight binding; pp 303.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1946. Octavo; G+/G+; grey sun toned spine, navy blue text; dust jacket has general shelfwear, general edgewear, open and closed tears on head edges, rubbing on fore corners, open tears and chipping on spine edges, soiling on front and rear, damp staining on spine, spine sun toned, sun toning around edges, interior flaps age toned around head and fore edges; boards strong, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, bumping on tail edge, browning on end papers, sticker and erased pencil marks on front pastedown, signature on front end paper; text block age toned, occasional light soiling, gutter occasional visible; 175pp SHELVED IN ANNEX C ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE.
Singapore: World Scientific, 1995. Octavo; First published 1991, First reprint 1995; VG-/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with black print; DJ has slight shelfwear, vendor label on spine; Boards in silver cloth with gold print, clean and strong, cocked spine, mild bump to rear lower outside corner; Textblock is tight and clean but for pencil annotation on page 251; xiii, 422 pages.
Edinburgh: MacLachlan & Stewart, 1834. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Light brown spine with gold text on a black panel; Uncommon titles; 2 Volumes; Boards have panels which are detaching along gutters of both volumes with rubbing wear on spines and moderate wear on panels and along edges; Text blocks have slight age toning around edges, book plate on front pastedowns, on front free end paper as well as slight writing on front pastedowns, stickers on rear pastedowns of both volumes and ex-library plate & stamps on pastedowns & front end papers; Authorized author's inscription on half title page of geometry volume; pp 897.
New York, NY: Interscience Publishers / John Wiley & Sons, 1965. US Printing. 8vo. VG-/VG-. gently tanned DJ spine with centered lime titling between black author and green/black publisher. chipping and wear to head with a .75 circular tear close to foot. a tinge of tone frames the off white jacket front and rear. there are a few closed tears. light gray clothbound with black and red titling beneath a small red segment at head. prior owner bookplate affixed to left fep. small stain to fore-edge bleeds into right marginal area of title page to p. 20. remainder of textblock has no writing or marks. 362 pp.