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.
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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;.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1930. First Edition, Third Printing. Octavo, viii, , 260 pages; VG; bound in publisher's burgundy cloth, gilt lettering; mild rubbing and wear; Inscribed on ffep by Dantzig, dated May 1, 1931, "Please accept this book with my compliments. I hope that you will find it to have been written in the same straightfor-ward way in which you express your own thoughts, and which I admire so much."; WD consignment; shelved case 10.
New York: Springer-Verlag, 1975. Octavo; VG- Hardcovers; Yellow spines with black texts; Books, in three parts, are in uniform condition; Boards have minor bumping to the corners and tips, the exterior of the books have slight marks but boards are sturdy, spines are slightly sun faded, slight bowing to front board of part 1; Part 2 has a minor stain to the fore edge of the textblock exterior, all three volumes have the previous owner's name stamped on the title page, loose signature in part 1 (pp491-518) otherwise text blocks are clean; 1456p. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
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.
New York: Chelsea, 1969. Second Edition. Octavo; VG- Hardcovers; Black spines with Gold text; Boards strong, some edgewear, some shelfwear, cocking to spine of Volume 3, White marks on rear cover of Volume 4, otherwise clean; Textblocks have faint staining on front and rear endpapers and pastedowns, red stain along fore edge of volume 3, foxing along edges of Volumes 4,5,6 and 7, black mark along fore edge of Volume 5, otherwise clean; Volume 1 546 pp, Volume 2 526 pp, Volume 3 612 pp, Volume 4 541 pp, Volume 5 515 pp, Volume 6 433 pp, Volume 7 440, Volume 8 300 pp; Text in German, Latin, and French Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates].
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: Chelsea Publishing, 1975. Large Octavo; VG- Hardcover; Dark Red and Blue spine with Gold text; Boards strong, clean, some edgewear, some shelfwear, rubbing and fading to blue portion of spine, Volume 2 has cocking to spine, bumping to top corner of front cover, faint white marks near title, Volume 3 has faint white marks near title, Volume 4 has slight cocking to spine, Volume 6 has sticker on rear cover; Textblocks have book plate on front pastedown, faint foxing on fore edges, Volume 1 has slight ink transfer on page 156, faint marks on page 44 and 45, faint red marks on fore edge, otherwise clean, Volume 2 has ink transfer on front endpaper, small faint mark on title page, small faint marks on rear endpaper and pastedown, faint red marks on fore edge, faint black marks on head edge, otherwise clean, Volume 3 has ink transfer on page 11, black mark on rear endpaper, faint marks on fore edge, faint red marks on tail edge, otherwise clean, Volume 4 has ink transfer on front endpaper, faint red and black marks on fore edge, otherwise clean, Volume 5 has faint pen mark on pages 580 and 581, small marks on rear endpaper and pastedown, otherwise clean, Volume 6 has small faint marks on front endpaper, rear endpaper, second to last page, faint blue mark along head edge, smudges on all edges; Volume 1 680 pp, Volume 2 766 pp., Volume 3 580 pp., Volume 4 636 pp., Volume 5 644 pp., Volume 6 714 pp.; 6 Volumes, Volume 4 text in English and German, Volumes 1-5 ISBN 0828402736, Volume 6 ISBN 0828403056; Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates].
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.
New York: Basic Book, Inc., Publishers, 1979. First Edition, First printing. Octavo, 777 pages, VG/G+; white spine with black lettering; dust jacket protected by a mylar cover; price uncut "$18.50"; some wear to the edges of the the dust jacket as well as heavy sun-fading; pages clean; shelved case 9.
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.
Berlin: Verlag von G. Reimer, 1881. Large Octavo; pp 546; Fair; 3/4 brown leather binding; gilt text to spine; raised bands to spine and fore corners; marbled boards; odd volume; heavy rubbing to corners and edges; sunfaded spine; cracks to spine exterior; scratched tear to front; text block has age toned exterior edges; cracking to gutters; stain to front pastedown; light foxing to first and last few pages; illustrated; frontispiece with tissue guard; German, Latin and French texts;.
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: Macmillan Company, 1975. First Edition. Octavo, 876/592 pages; VG/VG, VG/VG; spine of volume one is maroon with white lettering, spine of volume two is white with red lettering; dust jackets are in mylar coverings, volume one has price uncut, $25.00, volume two has price cut, both jackets have minor wear along the top and bottom edges, wild mild chipping at the top and bottom of the spine and on the fore edge corners; bindings and pages clear; shelved above 9 3/4.
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.
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.
Boston, Basel, Stuttgart: Birkhauser, 1986. Octavo; VG-/VG-; beige spines with brown text; 3 volumes: vol. 1, Weak Interactions and Early Papers, pp 844; vol. 2, Field Theory and Symmetry Principles, pp 592; vol. 3, Random Lattices to Gravity, pp 597; dust jackets have mild wear to exteriors; lightly sunned spines; mylar wraps; cloths have mild wear to exteriors; strong boards; text blocks have light wear to exterior edges; frontispieces; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
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"
Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1968. Octavo; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, green and red with white print; DJ has small tears at spine ends and flap corners, edgewear, wear to hinges and flap folds, price-clipped; Boards in grey cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight but for small spot on bottom edge; xi, 576 pages.
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, New York: Cambridge University Press, 1966. Octavo; pp 502; G/Fair; ivory spine with blue text; dust jacket has sunned spine; minor chips to edges; heavy rubbing to joints; some soiling to rear; price clipped flap; cloth has slight sunning to spine; moderate wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; frontispiece; good binding.
New York and London: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1940. Octavo; pp 492; G/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; some rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to front ffep; interior lightly toned; illustrated; slight ink.
London: Department of Statistics, University of London, University College, 1936. Octavo; pp 161; G/paperback; dark tan spine with black text; covers have mild wear to exterior; lightly some wrinkling spine at edges; intact panels; text block shows slight ivory tone to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
Amsterdam, London: North-Holland Publishing Company, 1972. Octavo; pp 520; G/no-DJ; yellow/black spine with gilt text; this volume only; cloth has slight rubbing to exterior; lightly sunned spine; small chip to front head edge; residue to lower spine; strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; ex-library with some markings inside; ex-library pouch to rear pastedown; profusely illustrated;.
Amsterdam: North-Holland Publishing Company, 1968. Reprint of 1953 edition; Octavo; VGVG-; Hardcover with clear, protective mylar covering; Yellow spine with black text; Dust jacket has residue of price sticker to the front and slight marks and smudges; Boards are clean and sturdy; Text block is clean; 297p.
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.