Mathematics 2011 catalogue

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10380    Aczel, Amir D    Fermat’s Last Theorem    Unlocking The Secret Of An Ancient Mathematical Problem    ISBN 1 56858 077 0    Four Walls Eight Windows  New York    1996    1st edition.       Paperback.     Small 8vo.       147 + (1)pp.     Numerous bw diagrams in text.     Publisher’s green pictorial soft card covers, white lettering on front & spine, outline man’s face with overlay of sequences of digits on front.     Bright attractive copy.     F.       15.00       

10289    Adler, Irving & Ruth ( illustrator )    Magic House Of Numbers    Denis Dobson London    1957    1st edition.     4to.    150 + (4)pp.       Numerous diagrams.     Publisher’s red plain cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.    Colour pictorial dw, white rabbit emerging from black top hat with red arithmetics circles around + playing cards on purple & black background on front, not price clipped 10s 6d net.       White eps.       Covers : faint knock top edge of s[pine.    Dw : 1cm closed tear rear edge, 1cm mark rear ( may remove ), rub top edge of spine.      Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.     VG+/VG.           75.00       

10551    Agostinin, Franco  & Mondadoni, Arnoldo ( translator )    Mathematical And Logical Games    MacDonald  & Co  London & Sydney    1983    1st edition.        4to.     181 + (1)pp.       Publisher’s plain red cloth covers, silver lettering on spine.       Colour pictorial; dw, white & grey lettering + abacus + dice + shaker + red shapes + rubik’s cube on front, black lettering on white spine, not price clipped £9.95 net.      Original white eps.     Covers : 0.1cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine e;se bright.       Dw : slight rub top of spine, vert slight 4cm crease rear bottom edge .   Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.      Bright attractive copy.     VG+/VG+.    95.00       

10237    Ahmad, Mabel L    Sound And Number  The Law Of Destiny And design    Rider & Co  London    circa 1920?    1st edition.      Large 8vo.      x1 + (3) + 128 + (1)pp.   Publisher’s light green cloth covers gilt lettering on front & spine, blind band around edges on front.        White eps.     Signature on fep.      Covers : very slight  rubs small 1cm water stain on spine.         Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.        Very sound copy.    VG.           75.00       

10590    Angel, Henry    Practical Plane Geometry And Projection For Science Classics Schools And Colleges  Adapted To Meet The Requirements Of The Higher Stages In The Science And Art Department Syllabus    Vol I Text  &  Vol II Plates    William Collins & Son   London    circa 1890?    10th thousand.     Large 8vo  & 4to.   361 + (3)pp.      LXXXI bw plates.     Publisher’s brown plain cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine, black lettering on front, 3 blind lines around edges on front + spine.      Original white eps,      Covers : slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine + corners.     Contents : Vol II eps browned & foxed else clean & tight & unfoxed.   Plates clean.    VG.     145.00       

10004    ANGELL,   John    Elements of Magnetism and Electricity with Practical Instructions for the Performance of Experiments, and the Construction of Cheap Apparatus    William Collins, Sons, & Company    1877    Possibly 2nd edition.   Large 12mo.  176pp.    Numerous bw illustrations in text.    Green cloth, stamped black, titles black to front and spine.   Eps printed with Scat of Collins’ Science Series.  Collins’ Elementary Science Series.  Ends of spine and corners slight rubbed.  Neat 2cm small ink stamp on ffep.   Original owner’s name heavily crossed out,  a later owner’s neat name stamp to half title.  Slight browning of pages, some occasional marks.  ***.  VG.         85.00       

10003    ANGELL,   Norman    The Money Game and How to Play it   A New Instrument of Economic Education                J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd    1928    First edition.    Large 8vo. xiv, 168pp.  Back cover includes purpose made boxed areas to hold playing cards, score slips, rule cards and  toy pound note cards in green, purple, blue and orange.   Includes slip tipped in for extra sets of cards.   Blue cloth, gilt £.s.d. symbol to cover, blind stamped band to margins, titles gilt to spine.    1 x 2cm faint mark on front corner.   Card compartments at rear dusty.  A bright copy.  VG+    200.00       

10124    Anon    Hendersons   Commercial Ready Reckoner and Trade Tables    Griffin, Bohn & Co    1850.    12mo. 288pp.      Maroon cloth, blind stamped dec, titles blind stamped to front and rear,  gilt to spine.   Cream eps, neat owner’s sig on ffep.   Marbled edges.    Very slight fading of spine.  Patchy off-setting on pastedowns.  Bright copy.  F-    145.00       

10130    Anon    Historical Sketch Of The Royal Liver Friendly Society     Royal Liver Friendly Society     1900    First edition.      Oblong 4to.      80pp.     5 tinted full page photo illustrations showing work in the different departments including, actuarial and general + numerous individual portraits.         Red cloth, titles including 'Jubilee 1900', gilt to front.      Bevelled edges.      White moiree patterned silk eps.        Bump rear lower corner, a couple of slight knocks top and bottom edges.     Very clean, tight & unfoxed.      Bright attractive copy.     VG+    450.00       

10119    Anon    Pitmans  Commercial Series   Answers to Exercises in Book-keeping Simplified    Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd    1905      First edition thus.     Small 8vo. 24 + 36pp.    Green dimpled cloth, blind stamped bands to margins, titles gilt to front and  1/- in black.   Yellow eps.   Slight bumps bottom of spine and bottom corner, small patch on cover where cloth is wrinkling.  Bright copy.  VG+    55.00       

10123    Anon    READY RECKONER The Model. with Tables showing the value of any number of articles from one to thirty thousand from one-thirty-second of a penny to twenty shillings    Frederick Warne & Co    c1910    Neat owner’s sig and date, 1913.   Tan cloth stamped titles black to front, gilt to spine.  Eps printed with tables of stamp duties and postal guide.  A bright copy.  F.    55.00       

10035    Anon    The Business Computer Symposium  Olympia, London 1st-3rd December, 1958.    Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons    1959    First edition.    8vo. ix, 846pp.    Blue cloth,  small gilt emblem to front, titles gilt to spine.   Dw green, titles black and white to front and spine, not price clipped (75/- net).  Bookseller’s label inside cover.    Library stamps inside cover front and rear and first ep.  No stamps on ht, title page or other pages.  Library number to lower edge of spine plus red spot, (may be removable).   Ink accessions number on ffep, crossed out.    Slight rippling of cloth to rear, 0.2cm knock to bottom corners.  Dw has accession number and red spot as book, 1cm chipping along top, rear top edge rubbed with 2cm tear.  VG/VG    240.00       

10026    Anonymous    BRITISH ASSOCIATION,    for the Advancement of Science   Report 1917    John Murray    1918 and 1919      1st edition.      xxiv + 264.     Brown dimpled cloth, blind stamped patterns to front and rear, titles gilt to spine. Cream eps. very slight shelf knocks corners else very clean, tight & unfoxed.       Bright  Attractive copy.     F-    85.00       

10552    Anonymous    Mathematical Crossword Puzzles    Maths With Fun    Top soft UK Educational Software     Bishops Stortford     Hertfordshire    circa 1986    1st edition.        Narrow 4to.         Publisher’s laminated boards, red & black lettering, numerous colour photos of different pcs running Top soft games on front & rear.   Pocket inside front cover contains floppy disc with white printed label + Top soft unentered registration leaflet.   Rear pocket contains operating instructions booklet,  (8)pp, red & black lettering + cartoon on front, 5 bw photos  ( computers running Top soft games ).    Traces of price stickers on front & rear ( should remove ) else clean, tight and unfoxed.    VG+/VG+ cover & contents.    95.00       

10624    Anonymous    Mathematics 1906-7  [ ORIGINAL BOUND COPY OF NEAT INK UNIVERSITY STUDENT NOTES, EACH SET DATED WEEK BY WEEK  TUESDAY OCTOBER !^ !()^ TO FRIDAY 22 MARCH 1907 ]    Anonymous    1906    1st edition.    Large 8vo.     159 numbered pages on ruled sheets.    Original maroon cloth binding, gilt lettering to spine.   Original white eps.  TYPICAL UNIVERSITY SEMINAR NOTES, PRESERVED BY THIS ANONYMOUS STUDENT.  NO IDENTIFICATION.   VERY NEATLY DRAWN DIAGRAMS.  EXCELLENT HANDWRITING.   Covers : slight fade to spine, shelf knock top of spine else very clean.    Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.   Neat attractive copy.    VG.     175.00       

10506    Anonymous    Monthly Pocket List Issued By John Shaw Stock & Share Broker    Watts & Co  London    1984    1st edition thus  August 1884.     Softback.    16mo.     30 + (2)pp.    Publisher’s grey soft card printed covers, black lettering on front.    Single staple hinge through.      Hinge rusting, faint fox marks rear by spine else  else bright attractive copy.      ***.   VG+.      25.00       

10425    anonymous    Appendix To The Third Edition Of The Requisite Tables      Being New Tables of Natural Sines, Natural Versed Sines And Logarithms Of Numbers    T Bensley  Printer Fleet street  London    circa 1800?    1st edition.      Narrow 4to.     (2) + 112pp.       Contemporary full brown tree calf leather binding, gilt bands on spine.    Original white eps.     Neat old signaure inside front cover.    Covers : 1cm split bottom of spine at hinge, rubs top/bottom of spine & corners.     Contents :  browning/foxing to eps, 2cm old ink stain to outside edge of 10 pages slight affecting margin of 2 pasges, mark at margin 1 pages else clean & very tight.      ***.     VG-.    195.00       

10285    anonymous    Colour Codes Of Resistors Presented Free With Practical Wireless         ( Rounded Analog Computer With 3 Sliders )    Practical Wireless   London    circa 1950?    1st edition.     Circular 16mo.     Colour sectors around edges, 3 tabs for sliders poking out, 3 windows in front to bring slider numbers into view, acceptance scale in colours on front.    Instructions on rear.    Brass stationary clip through centre.    Tabs are slight bent, four red ink colours ( to remember ) written on rear, slight rub one sector.    *.  VG-.           20.00       

10291    anonymous    Complete Ready Reckoner Showing The Value Of Any Number Of Articles From 1 To 50,000 At from One Farthing To Pound  Each page Containing 157 Calculations To Which Are Annexed Tables Of expenses, Weights And Measures, Money , Practice Etc    Henry Mozley And Sons  Derby    circa 1820?    1st edition?.     16mo.    192pp.       Contemporary full leather binding, blind freeze around edges on front.        Original white eps.       Covers : 0.5cm loss top/bottom of spine, spine & corners rubbed.      Contents : front inner hinge very tender , pages slight browning, thumb mark one page else clean & very tight.     G+/VG cover & contents.           175.00       

10281    anonymous    Cups & Balls    A W Gamage Ltd  Holborn  London    1942    1st edition??.     Large 16mo.     2pp.    Black lettering on white paper, 2 figures on front.   Full instructions using some plastic cups and 3 sponge balls.      Folded twice else clean and tight.   VG-.           15.00       

10283    anonymous    Decimal Equivalents Of Parts Of An Inch       How To Read Micrometers English or Metric Graduations  Book Mark Plastic Conversion Table    Moore & Wright (Sheffield ) Ltd  Sheffield    1942    1st edition.     Tall 16mo.     2pp.    White plastic card with 2 columns + Publisher’s details on front, 2 illustrations micrometer gauge on rear.   Very clean and attractive  F.           45.00       

10308    anonymous    Discount Tables With The Compliments Of H Gibbons, Skinner & Co  30 Wharf Road, City Road, London, N.    H Gibbons Skinner & Co  City Road London    circa 1920?    1st edition?.     Oblong 16mo.    Unpaginated.   Red printed cloth covers,  black outline rectangle with black lettering within on front, black lettering on spine.       Adverts as eps.     Covers : rubs top/bottom spine + corners, 0.5cm ink mark front.        Contents : light large cross on title page, some light pencil crosses on eps ( should erase ) else clean, tight & unfoxed.    VG-.    45.00       

10299    anonymous    Drawing Materials For Draughtsmen Universities Technical Schools And Colleges Etc       Booklet  187    4/38    A G Thornton Ltd  Paragon Works  King St West Manchester    1938    1st edition thus.     Large 8vo.     32pp.      Numerous illustrations.      Publisher’s  green printed soft card covers, 3 rectangular light green areas with black lettering on front.    2 staple hinges through.       Covers : slight fading around edges else bright.           Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.      Bright attractive copy.    ***.       VG+.           85.00       

10577    anonymous    Exchange Tables Dollars And Sterling And Vice Versa    From 1s 0d To 1s 6d Ascending By One Thirty - Second Of A Penny    Kelly & Walsh Ltd  Hong Kong    circa 1920?    1st edition?.     Softback.     Large 8vo.        131 + (1)pp.      Publisher’s beige printed covers, black lettering + black band around edges on front.    3 internal metal staple hinges.    Slight rusting to hinges else bright attractive copy.    F-.         45.00       

10282    anonymous    Gallonage Conversion Tables    Shell BP Aviation Services    1942    1st edition.     16mo.     2pp.    White card with 6 columns both sides, red & green Shell/BP logos top both sides, rounded corners.   Covered in acetate as issued. Very clean and attractive  F-.           45.00       

10277    anonymous    I.C.S. Reference Library  Arithmetic  Elements Of Algebra  Logarithms,  Geometry And Mensuration  The Slide Rule  Graphs  Elementary Mechanics    International Correspondence Schools Ltd  London    1942    1st edition.     Narrow 4to.    Paginated by section        Publisher’s brown imitation half leather dimpled cloth covers, gilt lettering on  spine.    Brown wall paper pattern eps.    Neat ink signature on first blank.      Small 1 x 4cm reference number stamped faintly on title page “ 000761” ( limitation number ? ).      Covers : slight rubs top/ bottom of spine.         Contents :  very clean, tight & unfoxed.       Bright attractive copy.   VG+.           65.00       

10295    anonymous    Illustrated Catalogue Of Drawing Instruments  June 1936    Miller’s Drawing Materials ( supplier)  Trongate  Glasgow    1936    1st edition thus.     Large 8vo.     30pp.      Numerous illustrations.      Publisher’s  green pictorial soft card covers, slide rule + brown lettering + green freeze down sides on front.    2 staple hinges through.      Extensive very neat ink revised prices with a few slide rules crossed out ( prices increased by 10% ).   But for the ink revisions a very bright & attractive copy.    ***.     VG.           95.00       

10300    anonymous    Illustrated Catalogue Of Mathematical Drawing Instruments ( Techset, Jaywess & Kinwess Series )      Catalogue No  188    4/38    A G Thornton Ltd  Paragon Works  King St West Manchester    1938    1st edition thus.     Large 8vo.     24pp.      Numerous illustrations.      Publisher’s  green printed soft card covers, 3 rectangular light green areas with black lettering on front.    2 staple hinges through.       Covers : bright.           Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.      Bright attractive copy.    ***.       F-.           145.00       

10294    anonymous    Illustrated Catalogue Of Modern Drawing Instruments Manufactured By W H Harling Ltd      Miller’s Drawing Materials ( agent )  Trongate  Glasgow    1939    1st edition thus.     Narrow 4to.     (3) + 29pp.      Numerous illustrations.      Publisher’s  cream pictorial soft card covers, 2 craftsmen working at bench + brown lettering on front.    2 staple hinges through.       2 red neat stamps ‘ Price alteration add 10% to list prices “ on front, another on rear.   Covers : slight 1cm tide mark along front top edge.       Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.      Attractive copy.    ***.       VG.           125.00       

10527    anonymous    Instructions For The Calculating Slide Rule Made In Six Sizes  5” 8” 10” 15” 20” And 24”    And For The “ Rietz’ Rule ( “10” “15” “20” )    the “ Universal “ Rule (  “10” }    The Precision “ Rule ( “10” ))    Rietz Universal Precision    circa 1900?    1st edition.      small 12mo.     51 + (1)pp.    Double page fold out bw frontis plate.      Publisher’s green printed paper covers, black lettering on front.       Sample cursors on reverse of rear ep.       Covers : browning along spine and cover edges, 1cm chip rear top corner, 1cm crease rear bottom corner, slight creases front covers but covers complete.        Contents :  slight browning to pages else very clean & tight & unfoxed.    Covers are complete.    G+    145.00       

10301    anonymous    Instructions For The Use Of A W Faber Castell Calculating Rules  1/569A  A 0051  3127    A W Faber Castell  Stein Near Nuremberg  Slide Rule Works : Geroldgruen    circa 1936    1st edition.     Large 8vo.     39 + (1)pp including covers.      Numerous illustrations.      Publisher’s  pale green printed paper covers, black lettering + logo + double black lines around edges + blue neat suppliers stamp “ J W SAVAGE & SON  SOUTHAMPTON “ on front.    2 staple hinges through.     Neat signature + date title page.      Covers : slight browning along leading edge, 1cm closed tear bottom spine, 4cm closed tear rear top corner, very small crease rear bottom corner else clean     Contents : clean, tight & unfoxed.   ***.     VG.    175.00       

10559    anonymous    Mariner’s Compass    The New Pattern Compass And Its Equivalents    ( Converting 360 degree Into Quadrants Or Vice Versa    No 452    Jas Goldea 21 King Street Reading + Brown Son & Ferguson Ltd  Glasgow    circa 1930?    1st edition.       Square 12mo.      (4)p including covers.      Bw compass illustration + table “ Rules For Variation And Deviation “ + table “ The New Pattern Compass And Its Equivalents    ( Converting 360 degree Into Quadrants Or Vice Versa ) “.       Stiff card with black lettering, blue cloth spine.       Slight rubs corners, slight slight browning, a few very slight fox marks rear, else clean & tight.          VG-.     65.00       

10296    anonymous    Masterpieces Of Slide Rule Art            P.I.C. Extend Slide Rule Art             Trigonometrical And Log - Log Extension Differential Scales  A New Range Of Models  ( Designed Under British Patent No 411090 )    L 1818  + TIPPED IN TYPED LETTER FROM MILLER’S GLASGOW RE SLIDE RULES    Miller’s Drawing Materials ( supplier)  Trongate  Glasgow    circa 1936    1st edition.     Large 8vo.     23 + (1)pp.      Numerous illustrations.      Publisher’s  white pictorial paper covers, slide rule + black lettering + black freeze around edges on front.    2 staple hinges through.     Neat red ink “ add 15% to LIST PRICES “ written along top edge of front cover.    Trade stamp for “ Miller’s Drawing Materials Ltd  Glasgow “ in box at bottom of front cover.      Tipped in printed note on orange paper re Mr C Pickworth recognised slide rule authority approves P.I.C.    Tipped in single page letter from Director at Miller’s Glasgow re slide rule catalogues dated 1st February 1941.       Covers : slight tide mark across front top edge else clean.     Contents : clean, tight & unfoxed.   ***.     VG.           175.00       

10248    anonymous    Mental Nuts   Can You Crack Them    Waltham Watch Co ( Wholesale Distributors )  London  W C 1    circa 1940?    1st edition.      16mo.       48pp.    Numerous bw illustrations clocks & watches.       Publisher’s brown pictorial soft card wrappers, black lettering + red & black illustration hammer hitting nut on front.    Two staple hinges through.      Covers : faint 1 x 3cm mark on front.      Contents : clean, tight & unfoxed.        VG.           65.00       

10353    anonymous    Oddities In Words Pictures And Figures    The Reader’s Digest Association Ltd   London    1975    1st edition.     Softback.     Square large 16mo.       48pp.      Numerous diagrams.    Publisher’s colour pictorial soft white mottled card covers, black lettering, King of Clubs + magic square + tangram + noughts & crosses + 2 penny coins + word puzzle on front.         Two staple hinges through.       Faint rub rear top corner else bright copy.    ***.      VG+.       45.00       

10521    anonymous    The Daily Journal Or The Gentleman’s Merchants And Tradesman’s Complete Annul Accompt - Book For The Pocket Or Desk For The Year Of Our Lord 1772            Being Rissextile Or Leap Year, The 12th Of The Reign Of King George III And The 21st Of The New Style Used In Britain           Containing 52 Double Pages Ruled On Fine Writing Paper For Appointments, Measurements And Accompts Every Day Of The Year    R Baldwin  Paternoster Row  London    1772    1st edition.      small 12mo.     viii + 68pp + single blanks at front & rear.      Contemporary red marble soft card covers.      Old very neat copperplate handwriting name & address on first blank.     Final page ends with printed ‘ FINIS “, but the 52 ruled pages for entries are not bound in.     Covers : slight rubs top/bottom corners, small 0.5cm chip front edge, 1 x 2cm mark front, fading to paper all over.        Contents : very slight folds last few pages at top else very clean & tight & unfoxed.       Very tight copy.    VG-    175.00       

10525    anonymous    The Daily Journal Or The Gentleman’s Merchants And Tradesman’s Complete Annul Accompt - Book For The Pocket Or Desk For The Year Of Our Lord 1775            Being Rissextile Or Leap Year, The 12th Of The Reign Of King George III And The 21st Of The New Style Used In Britain           Containing 52 Double Pages Ruled On Fine Writing Paper For Appointments, Measurements And Accompts Every Day Of The Year    R Baldwin  Paternoster Row  London    1775    1st edition.      small 12mo.     viii + 68pp + single blanks at front & rear.      Contemporary red marble soft card covers.           Final page ends with printed ‘ FINIS “, but the 52 ruled pages for entries are not bound in.     Covers : slight rub bottom corner, 1cm loss bottom of spine.        Contents :  very clean & tight & unfoxed.       Very tight copy.    VG    175.00       

10279    anonymous    The Infallible Eliminator  PRICE ONE SHILLING  Strictly Copyright    Argus  56 Gladstone Road  Birmingham   London    1942    1st edition??.     Narrow 16mo.     7 printed cards + title card.     Cards contain lists of different numbers with a corresponding Christian name against each.  Title card gives instructions “ When a name is required it will always appease opposite the added total “ - fascinating use of letters and numbers.         No box ( was there one? ).      Clean and tight.   VG.           45.00       

10360    anonymous    The Model Ready Reckoner With Tables  Showing the Value Of Any Number Of Articles From One To Thirty Thousand From One- Thirty Second Of A penny To Twenty Shillings  Including Interest Weights Measures Commission The Metric System Wages Etc    Frederick Warne & Co  London    circa 1920?    1st edition thus?.     Large 16mo.       vi + 281 + 1 + (2)pp including publisher’s list.      Publisher’s brown cloth covers, black & brown lettering on front & spine.        Small ink signature, twice, inside front cover.       Covers : slight bumps corners very faint rubs top/bottom of spine else bright.      Contents inner hinge slightly tender after title else very clean, tight & unfoxed.         ***.      VG.       35.00       

10557    anonymous    The Practical Householder Cost & Quantity Guide For Paints And Wallpapers With General Hints On Decorating    PAPER DISC CALCULATOR    Starcg Products Ltd    Slough  Bucks    circa 1950?    1st edition.      Softback.       12mo.     (4)pp + rotating disc + hidden sliding gauge.       Publisher's white soft card covers, large red area with bw lettering on front.      Disc inside “ Wallpaper Calculator “,  mounted on brass hinge, rotates to reveal numbers.     Sliding gauge on rear cover reveals cost in £sd.    Slight browning to pages else  very clean, tight & unfoxed.     VG+.    65.00       

10508    anonymous    The Universal Metric Calculator On The Decimal System For Obtaining The Value Of Precious Stones, Pearls Etc Of Any Weight From .005 To 50 Carats From 6d To £25 Per Carat     Also Special Ready Reckoner For Pearls Calculated At 1 Base From 04 To 50 Grains For Diamond Merchants, Stock Dealers, Jewellers And Others    Calipe Dettmer & Co Ltd    Poland Street  London    circa 1914?    1st edition ?.       Large 16mo.     254pp.      Publisher’s brown cloth covers, gilt lettering + blind bands around edges on front.       Original white eps.      Slight shelf knock top of spine else bright attractive copy.      F-.    75.00       

10518    anonymous    Worcester Weighing And Lifting Machine Company Sales Brochure    Worcester Weighing And Lifting Machine Co Inc    Main Street  Worcester    Mass    1903    1st edition.      Paperback.      Tall 16mo.     (8)pp.     Single bw photo plate weighing machine.     Publisher’s green soft card covers,  red lettering + arts & crafts emblem on front.          2 Staple hinges through.       Very clean, tight & unfoxed.    Bright attractive copy.     F.    75.00       

10526    anonymous    [ The Daily Journal Or The Gentleman’s Merchants And Tradesman’s Complete Annul Accompt - Book For The Pocket Or Desk For The Year Of Our Lord 1771 ] ??///              G Kearsley  Fleet Street  London    [ 1771] ?    1st edition.      small 12mo.     119 - 191 + (1)pp including publisher’s book list at rear + front & rear blanks.    Lacks first 118 pages which were presumably a day book or diary.         Contemporary red marble soft card covers.           Final page ends with printed ‘ FINIS “.     Covers : slight rub bottom corner, 2cm loss bottom of spine, covers slight rubbed.        Contents :  very clean & tight & unfoxed.       Very tight copy.    VG-    45.00       

10524    anonymous    [ The Daily Journal Or The Gentleman’s Merchants And Tradesman’s Complete Annul Accompt - Book For The Pocket Or Desk For The Year Of Our Lord 1778 ] ????              [ R Baldwin  Paternoster Row  London ] ?    [ 1778 ] ?    1st edition.      Small 12mo.     60pp + treble blank at front & double blank at rear.      Contemporary blue marble soft card covers.          Final page ends with printed ‘ FINIS “.      Appears to lack the prelims including the title page.       Covers : heavy scuffs to covers but complete.        Contents : centre 4 pages detached, 1 x 2cm cigarette burn through top of one page ( no loss of text ) else clean & tight & unfoxed.        G+    75.00       

10523    anonymous    [ The Daily Journal Or The Gentleman’s Merchants And Tradesman’s Complete Annul Accompt - Book For The Pocket Or Desk For The Year Of Our Lord 1783 ] ????              [ R Baldwin  Paternoster Row  London ] ?    [ 1783 ]    1st edition.      Small 12mo.     60pp + treble blank at front & double blank at rear.      Contemporary blue marble soft card covers.          Final page ends with printed ‘ FINIS “.      Appears to lack the prelims including the title page.       Covers : rub top of spine, very feint fanning top/bottom corners.        Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.       Very tight copy.    VG    75.00       

10522    anonymous    [ The Daily Journal Or The Gentleman’s Merchants And Tradesman’s Complete Annul Accompt - Book For The Pocket Or Desk For The Year Of Our Lord 1785 ] ????              [ R Baldwin  Paternoster Row  London ] ?    [ 1785 ]    1st edition.      Small 12mo.     60pp + blanks at front & rear.      Contemporary blue marble soft card covers.          Final page ends with printed ‘ FINIS “.      Appears to lack the prelims including the title page.       Covers : scuff along top of spine but spine still intact, very slight rubs corners.        Contents : very slight fanning last few pages at bottom else very clean & tight & unfoxed.       Very tight copy.    VG    75.00       

10005    AQUINAS,  St Thomas    Philosophical Texts   Selected and translated with notes and an introduction by Thomas Gilby          Geoffrey Cumberlege   Oxford University Press    1951    First edition thus.     Small 8vo.  xxii, 405pp.   Red cloth, titles gilt to spine.  Grey dw, titles in red to front and spine, not price clipped (12s. 6d. net).    Very faint foxing to top and front edge of pages.   Dw rubbed top edge with three 0.5cm tears,  slight 4 x 2cm foxed area, four 1cm marks on rear.  F-/VG+    35.00       

10302    Armitage, E C    Warne’s Compound Discount Tables Containing Calculations Of Different Rates Of Compound Discount On Amounts From 2d To £1000      Frederick Warne & Co Ltd  London    1938    1st edition?.     Oblong 16mo.    Unpaginated.   Blue printed cloth covers,  2 black outline rectangles with black lettering within on front, black lettering on spine.       Grey printed dw repeats cover design, red lettering, clipped but “ 2/6 ‘ printed inside dw on fold.      Adverts as eps.     Stamp ‘ Not to be removed etc “ on fep.     Covers : crimps in spine ( probably as issued else bright.          Dw : light small marks on front, crease rear at bottom.     Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.     Bright copy    VG+/VG.    45.00       

10006    ARMSTRONG,  A H    An Introduction to Ancient Philosophy    Methuen & Co Ltd    1947    8vo. xiii, 241pp.   Black cloth, titles gilt to spine.   Cream dw, titles blue to front and spine, not price clipped (15s. net).   Fading to edges.  Foxing to front edge of pages.  Slight browning to eps.  Dw has 1cm loss top and bottom of spine and 3cm strip, small chips to top corners, patchy darkening.    ***.    VG-/VG-    65.00       

10314    Arrowsmith, G E ( M.A., F.R.G.S., F.R.E.S. )    Magical Original    Max Andrews  London    circa 1930?    1st edition.     12mo.    (3) + 67 + (3)pp.       Bw portrait frontis.        Publisher’s gold pictorial soft card  covers, brown lettering + double brown outline lozenge + purple bat design in circle on front.      Very attractive bookseller’s ticket tipped in at front “ Henry De’Seevah “.         Covers : faint line mark on front.        Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed .      Attractive copy.     ***.     VG+.    175.00       

10588    Asimov, Isaac & Belmore, Robert ( diagrams )    Realm Of Numbers    [ An Imaginative Approach To Mathematics ]    Victor Gollancz  London    1963    1st edition.     Large 8vo.   159 + (1)pp.   Publisher’s red plain cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.   Colour pictorial dw, black lettering on green spine, white + red lettering over diagram circles on abacus wire with grid to rear over mosaic in brown/white/grey on front, not price clipped 15/- net.     Original white eps,      Neat signature + date “ 24/7/63 on fep.    Covers : very slight 0.1cm shelf knock top of spine else bright.     Dw : slight rub top of spine, slight faded to spine.      Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.    Bright attractive copy.    F-/VG.    200.00       

10610    Atkin, R H ( M.A. , M.Sc. ) & Flint, R T ( Professor, M.Sc., Ph.D., D.Sc. )    Mathematics And Wave Mechanics    William Heinemann Ltd London    1956    1st edition.    Large 8vo.    xv + (1) + 348pp.     Publisher’s plain blue cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.       Pale blue dw, white areas on front & spine with black lettering, not price clipped 30s net.      Original white eps.       Neat signature + date “ Nottingham February 1959 “ om fep.     Covers : very faint bump front leading edges, 2 small light specks ( will probably erase ) else very clean.      Dw : small chip bottom of spine, another top of spine, closed 1cm tear front, another rear but very clean.    Contents : faint browning to eps else very clean & tight & unfoxed.    Clean tight copy.       VG+/VG.     85.00       

10007    ATKINSON,   E , Ph.D.,  F.C.S.    Natural Philosophy for General Readers and Young Persons    Translated and edited from Ganot’s Cours Elementaire de Physique    Anon    1884       Fifth edition.     Small 8vo. xii, 632pp.   2 colour plates and numerous bw illustrations in text.     Plum full calf, gilt lines to margins front and rear, gilt embossed school emblem centre front, blind to rear.  Raised bands to spine, gilt decoration  and crown, titles blind.    Marbled eps and page edges.  Small bookseller’s ticket inside rear cover.    Edges scuffed, gilt on spine rubbed and fading, possibly label for title on spine missing.  Occasional slight foxing, inner hinge tender at p.134 else contents clean and tight.  VG-    40.00       

10027    B.B.C.      The Physical Basis of Mind.       A Series of Broadcast Talks by  Sir Charles Sherrington,  E.D.  Adrian,   S. Zuckerman,  A.J. Ayer and others.     Basil Blackwell     1950    First edition.     Small 8vo. viii, 79pp.    Red cloth, titles gilt to spine.  Buff dw, titles red and blue to front and spine, not price clipped (5s. net).  F-/F-    25.00       

10320    Babbage, Charles    Babbage’s Calculating Engine       Letter To Sir Humphrey Davy  +  On The Application Of Machinery  +  Address To The Asdtronomical Society  +  On The Determination Of The General Term Of A New Class Of Infinite Series   +  On The Errors Common To Many Tables  +  On A Method Of Expressing The Signs  +  Report By The Commission Re Calculating Machine      The Edinburgh Review or Critical Journal July 1834   [ REVIEWS OF 7 BOOKS BROUGHT TOGETHER AS SINGLE ARTICLE , 64 PAGE ARTICLE EXTRACTED FROM REVIEW VOL LIX MONTH CXX, INCLUDES ALL REVIEW PRELIMS & TRAILS ]     Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, London; and Adam Black, Edinburgh.    1834    1st edition.     Large 8vo.       (6) + 263 - 327 + (14)pp including Review end papers + title page + contents page + index pages at rear.    Article begins at top of page, finishes mid - page.       Includes reviews of 7 of Babbage’s books  including 5 figures depicting the cogs on the calculating machine under the general title  “ Babbage’s Calculating Engine “.       Foxing to prelims & trails, light browning around pages edges else very clean & tight.   Very clean copy with article pages bound tightly together ready for binding in card covers.    VG.    950.00       

10361    Baker, T ( C.E. )    The Principles And Practice Of Statics And Dynamics With Those Of Liquids And Gases    Lockwood & Co  London    1875    3rd edition.     Small 8vo.       viii + 152 + 16  + 32 including 2 publisher’s catalogues dated March 1879.    Numerous bw diagrams.    Publisher’s blind stamped green cloth covers,  gilt + blind lettering on front , original printed vertical label on spine.silver lettering on spine.         Attractive small 3cm bookseller’s label “ Stanley “ inside front cover.     Neat signature with  “ Leicester 1894 “  on rear half title page.   Covers :   slight fade to cloth on spine, rubs along spine edges, paper label browned but complete.      contents : faint mark p148 else very clean, tight & unfoxed.         ***.      VG.       95.00       

10385    Baker, W M ( M.A. )    Algebraic Geometry  A New Treatise On Analytical Conic Sections  Cambridge Mathematical Series    George Bell & Sons  London    1906    1st edition.       8vo.     (8) + 325 + (1) + xxiii + (1) + 15 + (1)pp including answers & publisher’s list.         Numerous diagrams in text.           Publisher’s brown dimpled cloth covers, gilt lettering + cartouche on spine, blind cartouche + line around edges on front.             Original yellow eps.          Neat signature & address  + another on fep.      Covers : edges of spine + corners  rubbed, 1cm white mark rear edge.            Contents : front inner hinge tender prelims/trails browned else clean, tight & unfoxed.    ***.      VG.    175.00       

10012    BALL,  Sir, Robert Stawell,   F.R.S.    Star-Land      Being talks with young people about the wonders of the Heavens    Cassell & Co    1889     First edition.           Small 8vo.  xii, 371+16pp.   Tissue guarded bw frontis and numerous bw  illustrations in text.     Royal blue cloth, titles gilt to front and spine.  Black eps.    Wear to all edges of spine, slight bumps to corners.  Inner hinge tender at half title.   Slight leaning.   *.   VG    95.00       

10013    BALL,  Sir, Robert Stawell,   F.R.S.    The Story of The Heavens    Cassell & Co    1890       Fifteenth thousand.    Small 4to. xix, 551pp.   18 colour plates plus numerous bw illustrations in text.    Black half leather, blue patterned  cloth boards, gilt bands and titles to spine.  Brown patterned eps.   Foxing to eps, top edge of pages and very slight scattering in text .  Internal rear hinge splitting, contents tight.  Attractive copy.  VG    40.00       

10223    Barnard, D St P    Anatomy Of The Crossword    G Bell & Sons Ltd  London    1963    1st  edition.     Large 8vo.     158 + (2)pp.      Publisher’s yellow cloth covers, black lettering + 3 x 13 chess board on spine.       Yellow + black + white pictorial dw, crossword design + black lettering on front, price clipped.      White eps.        Dw : 1cm closed tear top of spine, slight crease front top edge near spine.       Contents : clean, tight & unfoxed.    Bright copy.   VG+/VG+.           65.00       

10016    BARNHART,  Russell T    Casino Gambling  Why you Win, Why you Lose.    Souvenir Press    1979      First edition.    Large 8vo. xii, 221pp.   Numerous diagrams in text.  Orange cloth, titles black to spine.   Plum decorative dw, titles gilt, white and red to front and spine, not price clipped (£5.95).   F/F    30.00       

10579    Barr, Donald R      Finite Statistics    Topics In Contemporary Mathematics    ADVANCED REVIEW COPY     Allyn & Bacon Inc Boston    1969    1st edition.     Softback.      Large 8vo.        viii + 193 + (1)pp.        Publisher’s red printed soft card covers, black & white lettering + 2 overlapped circles on front, black lettering on spine.       Small printed label stuck down inside front cover “ This advance copy is for examination only.  Copies will be available on January 1 1969 “.       Faintest edge rubs, faint foxing to outside edges else very clean & tight.    Bright attractive copy.    VG+.       95.00       

10017    BARROW,   Rev, S    A Popular Dictionary of Facts and Knowledge for the Use of Schools and Students    Poole and Edwards    1827    First edition.       The barometer on page 25 is reversed.      12mo.  iv, 232 + 2pp.    Numerous wood-cut illustrations in text.     Neat dedication on ffep dated 1886.    Dark green leather, titles gilt to gilt banded spine.   General wear to all edges, spine heavily scuffed with 2cm loss at bottom.  One gathering loosening.  Eps foxed.  G+    145.00       

10263    Barrow, John D    The Book Of Nothing    Johnathan Cape  London    2000    1st edition.     Large wide 8vo.    xiv + 380 + (6).       Numerous diagrams in text.      Publisher’s plain brown cloth, silver lettering on spine.       White dw, black oval in centre with white + blue lettering + askew shaped numbers floating around on front, not price clipped £16.99.      Blue eps.  Bright attractive copy.    F/F.           25.00       

10247    Bateman, H    Partial Differential Equations Of Mathematical Physics    Cambridge At The University Press    1952    Reprint edition.   Small 4to.    xxii + 522pp.        Publisher’s black plain cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.    Plain light blue printed dw, black lettering, not price clipped 25s net.    White eps.      Small neat printed name & address label inside front cover : “ T H Ellison  Clare College Cambridge “.       Covers : lack of lustre to gilt on spine.        Dw : slight browning, faint rubs top/bottom of spine.      Contents : very clean, tight. & unfoxed.       Bright attractive copy.        VG+/VG+.           65.00       

10019    BATH,  Geoffrey T    The State of The Universe    Clarendon Press Oxford    1980      First edition.     Wolfson College Lectures 1979.    Large 8vo. vii +199pp + (1)pp.   12 colour plates plus numerous bw illustrations.    Publisher’s plain blue cloth covers, titles gilt to spine.  Black pictorial dw, titles white and blue to front and spine, price clipped.   Covers : very slight lean, slight shelf rubs top/bottom of spine elsxe very clrean with sharp corners.     Dw : very slight wear top and bottom edges.    Contents : slight horizontal crimp in prelims ( impression of pencil line? ) else very clean & tight & unfoxed.    Bright attractive copy.    VG+/VG+    20.00       

10020    BEADNELL,   C M,   C.B., F.Z.S.    Dictionary of Scientific Terms As used in the Various Sciences    Watts & Co    1938    First edition thus.  Large 12mo. x, 235 +  10pp.   Tan cloth, titles black to front and spine.  Black dw, titles white to front and spine, not price clipped (1s. 3d. net).  The Thinker’s Library,  No.65.   Slight dusting to book.  Dw has very slight chips along front top edge, rubbing top and bottom spine.  Price labels for 1s. 3d. stuck on bottom front and spine.  F-/VG-    25.00       

10549    Beal, George & Thorne, Jenny ( illustrator )    Codes Ciphers And Secret Writing    Hamlyn London    1973    1st edition.        4to.     (5) + 7 - 75  + (2) including eps ( the pagination indicates that a frontis blank is missing, but this seems unlikely since the fep & title page are very tight - appears to be complete as issued  ).      Numerous colour illustrations.        Publisher’s white laminated boards, red & black lettering + large ci[pher disc + signal flags + colour illustration twin winged bombers attacking Japanese zero fighters over island on front, white lettering on blue spine.    Original orange eps.      Covers : very slight rubs top/bottom of spine, faint browning.    Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.     VG    25.00       

10365    Bell, A    Solid And Spherical Geometry And Conic Sections         Being A Treatise On The Higher Branches Of Synthetical Geometry, Containing The Solid And Synthetical geometry Of Playfair         The Projections Of the Sphere And Conic Sections Of West       With Perpendicular Projection And Perspective, And Various Improvements And Additions    William & Robert Chambers  Edinburgh    1837    1st edition.     12mo.       (4) + 164pp.      Publisher’s pale green blind stamped cloth covers, gilt lettering on front & spine.         Original white eps.        Covers : very slight 0.1cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine & top corners, small 0.5cm light spot rear, slight crimp in cloth front & rear ( as issued ), slight patchy fading.    Contents : faint browning to pages, a few fox marks to fep else very clean, tight & unfoxed.     Attractive tight copy.     ***.    VG.       350.00       

10234    Bell, Eric Temple & Gardner, Martin ( foreword )    Mathematics  Queen & Servant Of Science    Hodder & Stoughton Ltd  London    1989    1st edition.     Paperback.     Large 8vo.     xxiii + (1) + 437 + (1)pp.   Numerous diagrams in text.   Publisher’s cream soft card paper covers, black lettering on front & spine, yellow & black illustration lady in medieval costume holding books in each hand while mathematicians work on two desks below on front.        Bright attractive copy.   F-.           45.00       

10235    Bell, J L & Scott, Dana ( foreword )    Boolean - Valued Models And Independence Proofs In Set Theory    Clarendon Press  Oxford    1977    1st edition.      Narrow 4to.     xviii + 126pp.   Publisher’s black cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.     Orange pictorial dw, white lettering + huge 5 sided figure made up of tiny 5 sided figures on front, not price clipped.      White eps.     Signature on fep.      Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knock bottom of spine.     Dw : fine.    Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.        Bright attractive copy.     F-/F.           175.00       

10384    Bellew, Frank    The Art Of Amusing    A Collection Of Graceful Arts Games Tricks Puzzles And Charades Intended To Amuse Everybody ; And Enable All To Amuse Everybody Else    John Grant  Edinburgh    Circa 1880    New edition.   8vo.   x + 299 + (5)pp including publishers list.  Bw drawing as frontis + numerous bw illustrations in text.  Publisher’s light brown pictorial cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine, man in top hat and cloak with long pole + 4 other smaller figures in each corners, each bounded by black frame on front, 2 figures on spine.  Original white eps.  Covers : slight shelf rubs top/bottom of spine, slight knock front bottom corner, spine slight fade, faint grubby handling marks rear.   Contents : slight browning to eps else very clean, tight & unfoxed.  Clean tight copy.  VG.    145.00       

10593    Benas, Baron Louis    £ S D Or Pounds Shillings And Pence   A Plan For The Decimalisation Of British Coinage    One Shilling    Effingham Wilson  London    1968    1st edition.        8vo.     22 + (2)pp including wrappers.       Publisher’s printed white paper wrappers, black lettering + grasshopper in laurel leaf cartouche on front.    Cotton ties through.      Water stain along 0.5cm part of top edge right through, rub bottom of spine, rear page small crease/snag by spine else clean & tight & unfoxed.    Tight clean copy.     VG.     125.00       

10021    BENN,  A W    History of Modern Philosophy        Watts & Co    1930      First thus.       12mo. viii, 150 + 2pp.     10 bw illustrations.       Brown cloth, titles black to front and spine.    Grey dw, brown titles, not price clipped (one shilling net).   The Thinker’s Library  No.10.  Additional chapter by Robert Arch.     Slight bump rear bottom corner.  Dw has 0.2cm loss top of spine,  Three 1cm chips lower edge, 3cm crease rear and 6cm crease front, slight browning of spine.  F-/VG+    25.00       

10022    BENN,  Ernest J P     The Confessions of a Capitalist    The Readers Library    c1925    12mo. 252pp.    Plum cloth, gilt embossed decoration  and titles to cover, blind to spine.   White dw with portrait photo to front, titles  black to front and spine.   Ffep 3cm tear, pages browning.  Slight lower corner front dw.   VG+/VG+    25.00       

10355    Bernstein, Jeremy    The Analytical Engine    Secker & Warburg  London    1965    1st edition.     8vo.      126 + (2)pp. Publisher’s  plain blue cloth covers, silver lettering on spine.        Blue & black dw, white lettering, bw mosaic squares pattern vanishing at centre on front, not price clipped 16s net.    Original white eps.    Covers : very slight 0.1cm shelf knock bottom corner  of spine else bright.       Dw : foxing to rear, slight rubs top/bottom of spine.    Contents :  foxing to outside edges of pages, slight occasional foxing  else very clean & tight. & unfoxed.     ***.     VG+/VG+.       145.00       

10332    Besant, W H ( M.A. )    Conic Sections Treated Geometrically    Deighton Bell And Co  Cambridge    1869    1st edition.     12mo.       x+ 253 + (1) + 15 + (1) pp including publisher’s list.       Publisher’s brown blind stamped cloth covers, gilt lettering including ‘ 4/6 “ on spine.     Original white eps.        Neat signature ( crossed out ) + date “ 1870 “ + another signature on fep.      Covers : slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine + corners, s.light rubs top/bottom of spine.    Contents : eps foxed  else very clean & tight & unfoxed.        ***.   VG.       320.00       

10366    Bird, G W ( B.Sc., A.M.I.E.E. )    Mechanics For Engineering Students    Specially Adapted To The Needs Of Third Year Students Intending To take the Examinations For The National certificate In Mechanical Engineering Technical School Series    Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd  London    1926    1st edition.     Large 8vo.       vii + (1) + 142 + (14)pp including Publisher’s list.         Publisher’s blue cloth covers, gilt lettering on front & spine.        Original white eps.     Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knock bottom of spine, slight  rubs corners.     Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.    ***.     VG.       85.00       

10023    Birmingham Natural History And Microscopical Society    Report and Transactions for the year 1880    Herald Printing Offices  Birmingham    1881     First edition.    8vo. xlv, 96pp.   Bw plates.    Grey boards, titles in black.  Green cloth spine, as issued.  Pencil sig on cover,  heavy browning to covers and eps.  Inner hinge cracked at tp, edges of spine and corners rubbed.   VG-    125.00       

10404    Black, Jacques    The Money Spinners        How Professional Gamblers Beat The Casinos At Their Own Game    Faber & Faber  London    1993    1st edition.     Large 8vo.     (6) + 201 + (1) pp.       Publisher’s plain green cloth covers, silver lettering on spine.          Green colour pictorial dw, numerous dice/playing cards. roulette wheel, red laughing heads with horns on front, white lettering in black square area on front & on spine, price clipped.       Original white eps.    Covers :  slight 0.2cm shelf knock top of spine else bright.       Dw : bright.      Contents :  slight browning to pages else very clean & tight. & unfoxed.       Bright attractive copy.   F-/F.      20.00       

10402    Blyth, W J  ( Inner Magic Circle ) & Meskelyyne, Nevil ( introduction )    Paper Magic  Tricks And Amusements Of Paper    C Arthur Pearson Ltd  London    1923    2nd edition.     Hardback.    8vo.      (12)  + 99 + (1)pp including publisher’s advert’s as eps.       Publisher’s  yellow & red colour pictorial paper covered boards, yellow & black lettering on front & spine, colour photo man in evening suit with small purple medal within circle with runes AROUND CIRCUMFERENCE ALL ON RED BACKGROUND FRAMED IN YELLOW + “ TWO SHILLINGS NET “ on front.      Covers :  rubbing along spine edges bout complete, slight scuffs to rear.         Contents :  browning marks eps along top edge else very clean & tight. & unfoxed.       Bright copy.   VG.       45.00       

10386    Board Of Education    Four Figure Tables And Constants For Use Of Students    His Majesty’s Stationery Office  London    1938    1st edition thus.       Narrow 4to.     (8)pp.         Publisher’s beige printed soft card wrappers, black lettering on front including “ Price 1d net “.     Small attractive light 4cm round stamp “ University College Southampton “ on front.         Covers browning else very clean, tight & unfoxed.    Bright attractive copy.   ***.      VG+.    45.00       

10376    Boardman, S    Supplement to The P.I.C. Book Of Instructions    Introducing The Use Of The P.I.C. Direct % Inverse Log - Log Differential Scales For Finance Calculations Of The Order Of Compounding, Amortization Of Assets, Sinking Fund Accumulations, Loan Charges And Deferred Payments Assurance Values Etc    Booklet No 80    The William Press Ltd   Wythenshawe Manchester ( printers )    1950    1st edition.     Small 8vo.       30pp.     Publisher’s green soft card covers, black lettering within double frame on front.      Two staple hinges through.     Feint browning to cover edges else very clean & tight & unfoxed.      Bright attractive copy.     F.       45.00       

10024    BOEHM,   George A W     The New World of Mathematics    Faber & Faber    1960     First edition.     8vo. 128pp.   2 errata slips tipped in.    Red cloth, titles gilt to spine.    Black dw with white, blue and yellow number pattern to front, titles yellow and white, not price clipped (10s. 6d. net ).     Top corner very slight bumped, lower corner faint rub.  Dw 2cm tear top of spine, ends of spine and corners chipped, scuffed all over. F-/VG-    15.00       

10395    Bohm, Davtd    The Special Theory Of Relativity    W A Benjamin Inc  New York    1965    1st edition.       Paperback.       Large 8vo.      236 + (2)pp.    Publisher’s white pictorial soft card covers, green & brown lettering on front & spine, brown lattice structure on front.         Covers : water/coffee stain rear bottom half+ bottom of spine + leading outside edge of pages, very slight rubs corners, .         Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.         ***.       Reading copy.     VG-.    15.00       

10293    Bonnycastle, John    An Introduction To Algebra With Notes And Observations Designed For The Use Of Schools And Places Of Public Education        Price 4s Bound    Printed By Assignment From The Executors Of G Keith For J Johnston St Paul’s Churchyard And G & J Robinson  Paternoster Square           By J Crowder & S Hemsted  Warwick Square  London    1805    11th edition.     12mo.    x + (2) + 208pp.       Contemporary full leather binding, gilt bands on spine.        Original white eps.       Covers : scuffs back & front, top/bottom spine & corners rubbed, hinges extremely tender.       Contents : very clean tight.     G+/VG cover & contents.           145.00       

10555    Bosanquet, Bernhard ( M.A. )    Logic Or The Morphology Of Knowledge    2 VOLUMES IN 2 COMPLETE    Oxford At The Clarendon Press    1888    1st edition.      Narrow 4to.        xv + (1) + 398 + (2)pp & viii + 240 + 8pp including Publisher’s catalogue at rear.      Publisher’s green plain cloth covers, gilt lettering + cartouche on spine, blind line around edges on front.      Original white eps.      Covers : very slight shelf rubs top/bottom of spine + corners else bright.      Contents : browning/foxing to eps else very clean & tight * unfoxed.    Bright attractive copies.     VG+.    350.00       

10604    Boulding, Kenneth E ( Professor ) & Spivey, W Allen ( Associate Professor )    Linear Programming And The Theory Of The Firm    The Macmillan Co  New York    1960    1st edition.    12mo.   viii + (2) + 227 + (3)pp.      Numerous charts in text.     Publisher’s red cloth covers, red bw lettering + double silver horizontal lines on front & spine.     White dw, black lettering, cut-out sets of equations in path shape on front, price clipped.       Original white eps.     Signature + date “ 1963 “ on fep.    Dw : Covers : bright.       Dw : 2cm tear top  edge of spine, rub along top edge else very clean.    Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.     Bright attractive copy in clean dw.      F/VG.    175.00       

10578    Bourbaki, N    Algebre Lineaire    Chapitre 2     Algebra Lineaire     Elements De Mathematique   Premier Parte    Algerbre    Livre II      Herman    1967    3rd edition, entirely reset, 1st edition thus.     Softback.     Large 8vo.        315 + (1)pp + 5 section fold out sheet at rear.        Publisher’s beige printed covers, black lettering + 2 horizontal red lines + Publisher’s logo on front & spine.     Tipped in 6 page errata sheet  + 4 page mode sheet.     Rub bottom of spine, slight browning throughout else bright attractive copy.    VG.       75.00       

10358    Bowden, B V ( M.A., Ph.D. ) & Halsbury, Lord ( foreword )    Faster Than Thought  A Symposium On Digital Computing Machines    Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd London    1955    2nd edition.     Narrow 4to.       xviii + (2) + 416pp.       Bw  portrait  frontis “ Ada Lovelace “ + 18 other bw plates.        Publisher’s beige cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.        Original white eps.       Ink signature on title page.       Covers : slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine, 2 x 2 area rear where cloth has raised from board, slight bump rear bottom corner.     Contents : tiny chip edge of frontis else very clean, tight & unfoxed.  ***.    VG.       240.00       

10334    Brabazon Of Tara & Boyle, Edward ( M.P. ) & Janes, J D W & Grant, J W & Bradley, A & Pollack, N C & Brockbank, A J & Baggert, R B & Bonney, L G     The Electronic Data Processing Symposium  Olympia 4th - 6th October 1961    Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd  London    1963     1st edition.      Large 8vo.      x + 806pp.     Numerous illustrations in text.   Publisher’s dimpled blue cloth covers, titles silver to spine, small silver cartouche on front.    blue & white plain dw, blue lettering on white stripe on front & spine, not  price clipped 75/- net.    Original white eps.     Covers : bump + string tie  front bottom edge, , slight shelf  knock top of spine else bright.     Dw : rubs top/bottom spine + front top edge, bump front bottom corner.    Contents : very lean, tight & unfoxed.     ***.  VG/VG    350.00       

10387    Bragdon, Claufde & Priestley, J B ( introduction )    A Primer Of Higher Space  The Fourth Dimension To Which Is Added Man The Square A Higher Space Parable    Andrew Dakers Ltd  London    1939    1st edition thus.       Narrow 4to.    81 +  (1)pp.         Publisher’s plain black cloth covers , silver lettering on spine.      Yellow printed dw, black + orange lettering, orange heavy freeze along top/bottom edges, price clipped.        Original white eps.     Covers : small bump front bottom corner, slight rubs top/bottom of spine.    Dw : overlaps boards at top edge, rub top of spine, dusty shelf marks all over.    Contents : browning to eps else very clean, tight & unfoxed.        *.      VG/VG.    85.00       

10368    Braithwaite, R B    Scientific Explanation  A Study Of Function Of Theory, Probability And Law In Science  Based Upon The Turner Lectures    Cambridge At The University Press      1953    1st edition.     Narrow 4to.       xi + (1) + 375 + (1)pp.      Publisher’s blue cloth covers, gilt lettering + cartouche on spine.        Pale blue dw, black lettering, black cartouche + black line around edges on front, not price clipped 40s net.     Original white eps.        Dw : slight browning to edges + spine.    Book : faint brownish to eps.     Bright attractive copy.     F-/VG+.       250.00       

10318    Brewster, David ( Sir, LL.D., F.R.S. )    The Life Of Sir Isaac Newton  London  1831   The Edinburgh Review October 1832  No CXI  (  37 PAGE ARTICLE COMPLETE EXTRACTED FROM THE REVIEW JULY 1832 TO JANUARY 1833 VOL  LVI, , INCLUDES ALL REVIEW PRELIMS & TRAILS  ]    Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, London; and Adam Black, Edinburgh.    1833    1st edition.     Large 8vo.      (6) + 1 - 37 + (9)pp including original end papers + title page + contents + full index at rear.  Article begins at top of page, finishes mid - page.          Light browning around pages.   Very clean copy with article pages bound tightly together ready for binding in card covers.    VG    175.00       

10567    Brockbank, E M ( M.D., F.R.C.P. )    A Medical Statistician Of A Century And A Half Ago  [ Thomas Percival ]      The Manchester Statistical Society Centenary Session 1933-4    Read Wednesday January 10th 1934    Norbury Lockwood & Co Ltd  Cheetham  Manchester    1934        1st edition.    Softback.     Large 8vo.     24pp.     Publishers light grey printed paper wrappers, black lettering + double line around edges + small crest on front.       Neat signature on front cover.     Faint browning, faint rust to internal hinges else very clean &  tight & unfoxed.       Bright attractive copy.     F-.    145.00       

10410    Broome, J H    Pascal    Edward Arnold ( Publishers ) Ltd  London    circa 1950?    1st edition.     Large 8vo.      vii + (3)+ 250pp.     Publisher’s plain green cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.    Plain cream dw, black lettering,not price clipped 30s net.      White eps.         Library ticket holder + date sheet  stuck inside front cover, single library stamp + cancel rear of title page.       Covers : slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine, slight bump front bottom corner.    dw very slight rubs top/bottom of spine else bright.   v Contents : glue from sellotape along front inside edge, else very clean & tight.      Needs new front ep to clear the main ex library marks.      Dw is VG+.    15.00       

10326    Brunt, David ( M.A., B.Sc. )    The Combination Of Observations    Cambridge University Press  Cambridge    1931    2nd edition.     Large 8vo.       x+ 239 + (1)pp.        Publisher’s plain green cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.      Cream plain dw, blue lettering, blue wide freeze around edges, cartouche on spine, not price clipped 12/6 net.     Original white eps.        Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine, a few faint finger marks rear else bright.    Dw : slight rubs top/bottom of spine & corners.       Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.      Bright attractive copy.      ***.      F-/VG+.       175.00       

10511    Bulloch, John &  Miller, Henry    The Full Secret Of The Naval Secrets Case    Secker & Warburg  London    1961    1st edition.       8vo.     224pp.   11 bw photos.          Publisher’s plain red cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.      Orange printed dw, black lettering, not price clipped 15s net.    Original white eps.    Bright attractive copy.      Slight shelf rubs top/bottom of spine else bright attractive copy.   F-/F-.    65.00       

10510    Camm, F J    The Practical Motorist Discomatic Trouble Tracer    George Newnes Ltd  London    circa 1950?    1st edition.       large 16mo.     (6)pp as fold out with rotating card disc fixed at centre by brass hub to final page.   S mall preformed cutout in disc shows number of fault which can then be referred to.      Publisher’s red & white soft card covers, black lettering.      2cm split bottom of spine at fold else very clean & tight & unfoxed.       Bright attractive copy.      VG+.    65.00       

10259    Campbell, Hugh G & Spencer, Robert E    Finite Mathematics And Calculus        Applications In Business And The Social And Life Sciences    Macmillan Pub Co Inc  New York    1977    1st edition.     Tall narrow 4to.    xi + (3) + 713 + (3)pp.       Publisher’s black cloth covers, yellow lettering on front & spine.       Light green colour pictorial dw, white lettering, purple circle within red squares with blue background diagram on front, not clipped.      White eps.          Neat signature fep.       Covers : very slight shelf rub top of spine.        Dw : 2cm closed tear + 3cm fold front bottom edge, slight rubs along edges.           Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.     F-/VG.           95.00       

10504    Cantab, A    Charades Enigmas And Riddles    Bell & Daldy  Fleet Street  London    1949    5th edition.       Small 12mo.     viii + 163 + (1)pp.       Bw frontis puzzle.       Publisher’s  green cloth covers, gilt lettering within oval cartouche  + blind decoration around edges on front.      Original brown eps.      Covers : scuff top of spine, rub bottom of spine & corners.    Contents : some gatherings slight loosening, inner hinge cracked at centre else clean & unfoxed.      ***.     G+.    85.00       

10216    Carroll, Lewis & Gardner, Martin ( introduction & notes )    The Annotated Snark       The Full Text Of Lewis Carroll’s Great  Nonsense Epic The Hunting Of The Snark        A Penguin Book 7/6    Penguin Books      1967    1st UK edition.     8vo.     126pp.       Original Henry Holiday bw illustrations.        Publisher’s colour pictorial soft card covers, 5 original cameo bw illustrations on front set in mathematical shapes yellow,blue/red lettering.  Covers : slight rub along front edge of spine.     Contents :clean, tight & unfoxed.   VG.           15.00       

10531    Carroll, Lewis & Holiday, Henry & Stockton, Alexander ( preface )    The Hunting Of The Snark  An Agony In Eight Fits     SPECIAL EDITION TO COMMEMORATE 150th ANNIVERSARY    Macmillan London    1993    1st edition.     Large 8vo.    41 + (3)pp.       All edges gilt.   Publisher’s burgundy cloth covers, gilt freeze around edges on front, gilt lettering on front & spine.     Original Publisher's plastic dw.        Cream eps.      Cream vellum rag parchment paper.      Bright attractive copy.   Fine.    45.00       

10351    Carroll, Lewis [ Dodgson, Charles ] 9 Hudson, Derek ( introduction )    Useful And Instructive Poetry    Geoffrey Bles  London    1954    2nd impression.     8vo.       (2) + 45 + (3)pp. Publisher’s cream pictorial cloth covers, gilt /red/green lettering on front & spine, gilt man flying kite sitting on horse with windmill + hoop on front.       Original glassine dw, printed paper flaps.   Original white eps.    4 line ink dedication on front ep.    Covers : faint browning along top/bottom of spine else bright.     Dw : 3 x 3cm chip rear.     Contents :  very clean & tight. & unfoxed.       F-/VG.       65.00       

10274    Carruccio, Ettore & Quigly, Israel ( translator )    Mathematics And Logic In History And In Contemporary Thought    Faber & Faber   London    1964    1st edition.      Large 8vo.     398pp.    Publisher’s brown cloth with red lettering on spine.    Black printed dw, white area across bottom, yellow, white & black lettering, not price clipped 63s net.   White eps.     Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knock bottom of spine & rear top corner.    Dw : slight browning to spine, very slight fox marks on front, slight rub top/bottom of spine.   Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.    VG+/VG.           145.00       

10031    CHAMBERS,  Harry T    Office Planning for Profit    Business Books Ltd    1972    First edition.    8vo.viii, 182pp.   Bw photo illustrations showing use of computers in office situations,  plus nine line drawings.  Blue cloth, titles gilt to spine.  Dw green decoration  purple and black, titles white and black to front and spine, not price clipped (£3.90 net).   Very faint scratch mark on rear cover, three 1cm slight knocks to edges.  Dw has small indented scratch and two lighter scratches to rear, slight browning to inside top edge.    ***.    F-/F-    120.00       

10345    Chaundy, C W & Barrett, P B & Batey, Charles    The Printing Of Mathematics        Aids for Authors And editors And rules For Compositors And Readers At The University Press Oxford    Oxford University Press Oxford    1954    3rd impression.     Paperback.    Narrow 4to.       (2) + vi + (4) + 105 + (3)pp.     5 bw photos in 4 plates.       Publisher’s  black cloth covers,  gilt lettering on spine.        Original white eps.      Attractive small red 2cm bookseller’s ticket inside front cover.        Covers : 3 small very faint spots on front, faint shelf knocks top/bottom of spine.      Contents : a couple of very light neat pencil notes ( will erase ) else very clean, tight & unfoxed.     VG+.       45.00       

10381    Cheasley, Clifford W    Numerology    its Practical Application To life    Rider & Co  London    1926    2nd edition.       12mo.       vi + (2) + 114+ (6)pp including publisher’s list.    Publisher’s pale green plain cloth covers, black lettering + double black band along top/bottom edges on front & spine.     Pale green printed dw, blue lettering, not clipped.       Faintest shelf rubs top/bottom of spine else bright attractive copy.      ***.       F-/F-    75.00       

10211    Christian, Gilbert A ( B.A. ) & Collar, George ( B.A., B.Sc. )     A New Arithmetic Theoretical & Practical     Professor Meiklejohn’s Series    Alfred M Holden  Paternoster Row  London    1898    2nd edition.     Square 8vo.     x + (2) + 550 + ( 18 ) + 32pp including 18 blank pages for notes +  Publisher’s list.         Publisher’s brown pictorial cloth covers, black lettering +black lines + floral design along spine edges on front, gilt lettering on spine.    White eps.       Covers : slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine & top corners.       Contents : very slight occasional fox marks leading outside edges of pages else very clean, tight & unfoxed.        Bright attractive copy.     VG+.            95.00       

10032    Civil Engineers    The Institution of   Report of the Committee on Engineering Quantities    William Clowes & Sons    1933    First edition.     Tall 8vo. 45pp.      Green mottled cloth, titles gilt to front,  rounded corners as issued.  Cream eps.    Faint occasional marks to covers.  Text clean and tight.  A bright copy. VG+     35.00       

10512    Clark, C E     The Mistakes We Make    C Arthur Pearson Ltd  London    circa 1904    1st edition.       12mo.     255 + (1)pp.   Publisher’s pictorial green cloth covers, silver arts & crafts design on front along spine and at corners, gilt lettering on front & spine.       Original white eps.   Signature + date “ x 11 04 “ on fep.     Covers : slight 0.1cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine, 1cm scuff along front top outer edge, slight rubs corners.   Contents : slight browning to pages.      Quite bright.     VG.    125.00       

10338    Colenso, J W ( D.D., Right Rev. ) &  Hunter, J ( Rev., M.A. )    Arithmetic Designed For The Use Of Schools To Which Is Added A Chapter On Decimal Coinage    Longmans green & Co    London    1903    1st edition thus.     12mo.       viii + 236pp.       Publisher’s purple plain  cloth covers, printed paper label on spine, blind band around edges.     Original white eps.       Small attractive signature on card stuck down to fep.     Covers : 1cm closed split bottom edge of spine, crimp in cloth along rear bottom edge, slight rubs top/bottom of spine.          Contents : eps browned else very clean & tight & unfoxed.        ***.   VG.       95.00       

10033    COLLINGWOOD,   Stuart Dodgson, B.A.    The Life and Letters of Lewis Carroll (Rev C.L. Dodgson)    R Fisher Unwin    1898    First edition.      Wide 8vo. xx, 448 + 12pp.  Top edge gilt.  Bw tissue guarded photo portrait frontis plus 69 other illustrations.    Green cloth, decorative   gilt front and spine, titles gilt to front and spine.    Bevelled edges.  Top edge gilt.  Green decorative eps.  Spine and 1cm part top of front faded,  foxing to front edge of pages.  Near bright copy.  F-    145.00       

10034    COLLINGWOOD,   Stuart Dodgson, B.A.    The Life and Letters of Lewis Carroll (Rev C.L. Dodgson)    R Fisher Unwin    1899    Second edition.      Wide 8vo. xx, 448 + 12pp.   Top edge gilt.  Bw tissue guarded photo portrait frontis plus 69 other illustrations.    Green cloth, decorative gilt front and spine, titles gilt to front and spine.    Bevelled edges.  Top edge gilt.  Green decorative eps.  Neat owner’s sig on half title.  Covers slight faded and marked,  rubbing to front bottom and rear top corners,  4cm split front inner hinge and two 2cm splits rear inner hinge, foxing to prelims and trails and front edge of pages.  Clean and tight  copy.  VG.    85.00       

10537    Collingwood, Stuart Dodgson ( B.A. )    The Lewis Carroll Picture Book    A Selection From The Unpublished Writings And drawings Of Lewis Carroll Together With Reprints From Scarce And Unacknowledged Work    T Fisher Unwin     London    1899    1st edition.       Square large 8vo.     xv + (1) + 375 + (1)pp including Publisher’s list.        Publisher’s red cloth covers, gilt lettering on front & spine, gilt griffin + hare on front, gilt arts & crafts tulips on spine, bevelled edges.    Original white eps.     Neat signature +” Redruth “ on fep.          Covers : heavy rubs top/bottom of spine, slight rubs corners, small mark rear edge ( may remove ).    Contents : eps browning, front inner hinge split else very clean, tight & unfoxed.    VG-.    85.00       

10036    COMSTOCK,   John L, M.D.      A System of Natural Philosophy, in which the Elements of that Science are familiarly explained, and adapted to the comprehension of young persons.  Carefully revised with additions on the Steam Engine etc. by George Lees A.M.    Simpkin Marshall & Co    c1838    New edition.    Large 16mo.  viii,  442pp.     Numerous bw illustrations in text.  Brown dimpled cloth with blind stamped margins to front and rear, titles gilt to spine, including ‘3/6’.  Neat owner’s sig on pastedown.  2cm split rear hinge, ends of spine and edges slight rubbed.  Attractive copy.    VG+    145.00       

10254    Conway, J H & Cohn, P M & Reuter, G E H ( senior editors )    On Numbers And Games  London mathematical Society Monographs No 6    Academic Press    London    1976    1st edition.     Large 8vo.     (1) + 238pp.      Numerous diagrams in text.     Publisher’s burgundy cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine, blind band around edges.    Blue dw, large green circle on front, blue/white/green lettering, price clipped.     White eps.    Neat ink 6 word dedication inside front cover.      Covers : slight shelf knock top of spine, faint shelf knock front bottom edge.    Dw : rub top/bottom of spine & corners, patchy spot marks all over front.   Contents : faint musty smell else else clean, tight & unfoxed.     VG+/VG-.           95.00       

10390    Corti, Count    The Wizard Of Hamburg And Monte Carlo    The Keystone Library    Thornton Butterworth Ltd  London    1936    2nd edition, 1st edition thus in keystone Library.       Large 8vo.      285 + (1)pp.        Bw portrait frontis + 15 other bw plates.        Publisher’s flecked brown plain cloth covers, brown lettering on front & spine.    Original white eps.        Neat signature inside front cover.    Covers : very slight 0.1cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine, slight bump front bottom corner.       Contents : heavy foxing to outside edges of pages, light occasional foxing else very clean & tight.       VG.    20.00       

10399    Courant, R & McShane, E J ( translator )    Differential & Integral Calculus    Volume I    Blackie & Sons Ltd  London    1943    Reprint.     Narrow 4to.      xiii + (1) + 616pp.       Publisher’s  plain green cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine, treble blind lines around edges on front & gilt on spine.           Original brown eps.    Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine else bright.      Contents :  very clean & tight. & unfoxed.     Bright attractive copy.   ***.     F-.       45.00       

10383    Cousins Lawrence, J    Revelations Of Monte Carlo Roulette  DEDICATED BY AUTHOR OR HIS WIFE    Baldwin and Cradock  London    1912    First edition.       8vo.     x + 100pp.        Publisher’s orange plain cloth covers with red lettering on front & spine.     Plain blue dw, black lettering, not clipped.     Original white eps.     4 line neat ink dedication from the author ( or possibly his wife? with date “ April 10th 1938 “ on fep.        Covers : slight knock rear bottom corner.     Dw : 3cm closed tear rear top edge, small 0.5cm fox mark rear, 3 very small spots front, patchy slight browning rear.     Contents : slight browning to eps else very clean, tight & unfoxed.   Bright attractive copy.     ***.      VG+/VG    145.00       

10037    Cresy,   Edward    An Encyclopaedia of Civil Engineering, Historical, Theoretical and Practical    Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans    1847    First edition.   8vo. xiii, 1655, 2 additional title pages (Vol I & Vol II) + 32pp.    Numerous bw diagrams throughout text.  Original  green pub cloth, blind stamped decorative margins front and rear, also to spine, titles gilt to spine.   Yellow eps.    Owner’s neat ink sig on title page.    4cm tears to top of outer hinges, also 3cm to lower right.  Minor general wear to covers, gilt darkening.  Inner front hinge tender, foxing to prelims and trails.  Contents clean and tight. VG    550.00       

10348    Crichton, F A    Crichton’s Tables Of English Weights Into Kilos And Vice Versa    Corresponding g Weights In Lbs Attached To All English Weights    Frederick A Crichton     Oakley  Suffolk    1908    2nd edition.     Square 12mo.       16pp.     Publisher’s red plain cloth covers, silver lettering on front.    original white eps.   Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine, faint patchy marks       Contents : browning to eps else very clean & tight. & unfoxed.     ***.     VG.       95.00       

10362    Cutler, Ann ( translator ) & McShane, Rudolph ( translator )    The Tractenberg Speed System Of Basic Mathematics    Pan Books Ltd  London    1965    1st paperback edition.     12mo.      255 + (1) including publishers advert.    Numerous bw examples.       Publisher’s red & green soft card covers, black/ + white/green lettering Including “ 5/- “ on rear.          Covers : faint browning, faint crease front bottom corner.       Contents : browning/outside edges of pages else clean, tight & unfoxed.       ***.     VG.            45.00       

10573    Dachunha - Castelle, D & Revuz, D & Schrieber, M Tortrat, A ( professor, preface )    Recueil De Problemes De Calcul Des Probabilities    John Wiley & Sons Ltd  London    1969    2nd edition revised & augmented.     Soft back.    Large 8vo.     xii + 234 + (2)pp.     Publishers orange pictorial soft card covers, brown lettering with white rectangle + 2 horizontal brown lines + white vertical line + Publisher’s logo on front, brown lettering on spine.   Covers : faint rub top corners else bright.       Contents : very clean &  tight & unfoxed.        Bright attractive  copy.         F-.    75.00       

10405    Danttzig, Tobias    Number The Lanquage Of Science    George Allan & Unwin Ltd  London    1942    Reprint edition.     Large 8vo.    viii +  (2) + 320pp.       Publisher’s plain blue cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine, blind band around edges on front.        Light blue plain dw, red lettering, not price clipped 12s 6d net.      Original white eps.    Covers :  slight shelf knocks top/bottom feint 1cm mark rear.       Dw : rubs top/bottom of spine, heavy browning to spine, browning along edges.      Contents :  slight foxing to prelims + outside edges of pages else  clean & tight. & unfoxed.       ***.      VG/VG-.    45.00       

10040    DARWIN,    Charles    Autobiography.   with Two Appendices comprising a Chapter of Reminiscences and a Statement of Charles Darwin’ s Religious Views by his son, Sir Francis Darwin    Watts & Co    Thinker’s Library No.7    1929       First edition thus.      12mo. iv, 154 +2pp.     Brown cloth, titles black to front and spine.  Grey dw, titles black, not price clipped (one shilling net).   0.5cm dent rear lower edge.  Dw has 1cm tear lower edge,  slight wear top edge, small faint scuff mark to front.  Bright copy.  F-/VG+    35.00       

10041    Darwin,  Charles,  M.A., F.R.S.                 The Descent of Man      Part I and the concluding chapter of Part III, with a preface by Major Leonard Darwin    The Thinker’s Library  No.12      Watts & Co  London    1930      1st edition thus.     12mo.  xi + (1) + 244pp.   3 bw drawings in text.    Brown cloth with Thinkers Library design on cover, titles black to front and spine.     Grey dw repeats cover design, titles brown, not price clipped (1/- net).    Neat owner’s signature ffep and pencil date “3/30”.   Covers : slightest shelf rubs top/bottom of spine else very clean & bright with sharp corners.   Dw : 1cm closed tear rear edge, faint crease lower rear edge, slight browning t.    Contents : leaning, 2 small light ( fox? ) spots front outside edges of pages else very clean & tight.  Bright attractive copy with lean.  VG+/VG+.    18.00       

10584    David, F N & Barton, D E    Combinatorial Chance    [ Probability Distributions Of Statistics Of Random Patterns And Arrangements    With Applications Ranging From Gambling To Non-Parametric Tests    Charles Griffins & Co Ltd London    1962    1st edition.    Large 8vo.     ix + (1) + 356pp.    Publisher’s burgundy plain cloth clovers, gilt lettering + gilt band along top/bottom of spine.    Beige pictorial dw, brown lettering, 3 dice + diagonal Pascal’s triangle + joined up dots on front, price clipped but Publisher’s 2cm attractive price sticker inside front flap, £3.50 net.    Original white eps.   Neat signature on fep.   Slight browning to dw, small closed tear one page else very clean & tight & unfoxed.    Bright attractive copy.    VG+/VG.      550.00       

10342    David, F N ( D.Sc. )    Games Gods And Gambling    The Origin And History Of Probability And Statistical Ideas From The Earliest Times To The Newtonian Era    Charles Griffin & Co Ltd  London    1962    1st edition.     narrow 4to.      xvi + 275 + (1)pp. Frontis + 9 bw plates.      Publisher’s  plain red cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.        Red dw, yellow & white lettering, whit & pink young goddess with whip & horn on wheel with wings + stars on front, price clipped.    Original white eps.    Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knock bottom of spine else bright.       Dw : heavy rubs top/bottom edges of spine + corners.   Contents :  very clean & tight. & unfoxed.     ***.     VG+/VG.       95.00       

10042    DAVIDSON,  Ellis A                The Elements of Practical Perspective        Cassel & Co Ltd    1891    Thirteenth thousand.    12mo. 89 + 16pp.     Thirty six fold-out  plates.   Green cloth with black decorative banding to edges.  Black titles andembossed conic section to front,  titles gilt along spine.    Dec eps.   Neat owner’s sig on title.  Covers slight grubby, top edges of pages foxed.  VG    95.00       

10619    Davies, Thomas Stephens ( Esq,. F.R.S. Lond. & Ed., F.R.A.S. )    On The Equations Of Loci Traced Upon The Surface Of The Sphere As Expressed By Spherical Coordinates    Read 1st April 1833     The Philosophical Transactions Of The Royal Society Of Edinburgh  Volume XII  Part II   [  40 PAGE ARTICLE EXTRACTED FROM JOURNAL COMPLETE  ]     Charles Tait And Bell & Bradfute  +  T Cadell  London    1834

    1st edition extracted from volume XII.    Abridged volume of papers.    Softback.    Large 4to.     (2) + 379 - 428pp including 13 illustrations & 3 tables including Journal half title + title pages.      White paper with black lettering.      Binding marks very innermost on inside edge.  Starts & finish on new pages.      Few occasional fox spots else very clean & unmarked.     VG.      350.00       

10621    Deighton, Ken    Utilique Theorem  [ NEW BOOK ]    Deightons  Bournemouth    2005    1st edition.      Hardback with dark blue wrapper.   128 pages.    Small 4to.   221 x 161mm height x width trimmed page size.    Since student days the author has been intrigued that the square of the sum of consecutive integers starting at 1 equals the sum of the same sequence with power 3.   A few years ago this became a serious investigation leading to the discovery of the utilique theorem. The utiliques are a sequence of positive integers whose value depends on position in a table across and down.   The two utilique functions are used to give a new formula for a positive integer raised to an even power.  F/F.    27.00       

10607    Dilworth, Thomas    The Schoolmaster’s Assistant Being A compendium Of Arithmetic Practical And Theoretical In Five Parts    A Millar  +  W Law  + R Cater   London  + William Spence & Mawman  York    1799    New edition.    Large 16mo.   xii + 192pp.  Engraved portrait frontis.  Contemporary full tan leather binding, gilt lines on spine.        Original white eps.      Covers : 3cm loss top of spine, heavy wear to rest of spine, + corner + edges.     Contents “ top third fep torn away, pencil man;s portrait on fep, several pencil drawings rear eps, slight browning throughout, one gathering slightly proud else clean.     Complete copy require rebind with new eps.   VG- contents.    75.00       

10043    DINGLE,   Herbert,  D.Sc., A.R.C.S.       The Sources of Eddington’s Philosophy    Cambridge at The University Press    1954      First edition.     The Eighth Arthur Stanley Eddington Memorial Lecture.   2 November 1954.     Large 12mo. vi, 64pp.    Grey paper covers, titles black to front and along spine.   Bookseller’s ticket 4/6 net on fold-in.   Neat year pencil dates on rear cover (will erase). F-    35.00       

10044    DOUGHARTY,  Harold,    F.S.S.        Annuities and Sinking Funds  Simple and Compound Interest Tables together with Notes        Effingham Wilson    1906        First edition.    Large 8vo.  53 + 32pp (catalogue dated Nov 1905).  Small errata slip tipped in.  Green cloth on boards with blind stamped band to margins, titles gilt to front, 2/6 net.    Includes tipped in one page advertisement for the book.    Patchy fading of rear along spine edge, top and bottom corners very slight bumped.  Eps browned, inner hinge tender at rear, slight occasional foxing.   VG+    35.00       

10535    Dudeney, Henry Ernest    The World’s Best Word Puzzles    The Daily News Publications Department        London    1925    1st edition.       8vo.     124 + 3 + (1)pp including Publisher’s list.        Publisher’s red cloth covers, black lettering on front & spine, globe + black band around edges on front.       Pencil signature + date “ Oct 1926 “ on fep.     Covers : very slight 0.1cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine, slight fading, slight turning in at top corners, slight bow.     Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.    VG.    180.00       

10210    Dudeney, Henry Ernest ( The Puzzle King )    Puzzles And Curious Problems    Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd  London    1931?    1st edition? ( with preface dated December 1931 ).     Square 8vo.     195 + (1)pp.       Bw portrait frontis + numerous diagrams i n text.     Publisher’s green pictorial cloth covers,black lettering + scissors entwined with rope trick on front, black lettering + two entwined keys trick on spine.           White eps.       Covers : slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine.       Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.        Bright attractive copy.     F-.            175.00       

10509    Duke Of Somerset    A Treatise In Which The Elementary Properties Of The Ellipse Are Deduced From The Properties Of The Circle And Geometrically Demonstrated    John Murray  London    1843    2nd edition.       12mo.     (4) + 134pp.      Publisher’s green blind stamped cloth, gilt lettering + blind band around edges on front.     Original yellow eps.        Scholarly 3 line very neat slight ink note on advertisement page + further on final blank.      Covers : slight shelf knock top of spine, old light 1cm ink stain front.      Contents : internal hinge completely cracked at p 121 with gathering loosening, occasional foxing else very clean.      Bright attractive copy.      VG.    180.00       

10574    Duncan’s    Duncan On Investment And Speculation In Stocks And Shares    Effingham Wilson  Royal Exchange  London    1895    23rd edition.    8vo.      (8) + 227 + (2) + (3)pp including adverts at rear.      Numerous price tables at rear.          Publishers green blind stamped leaves design cloth covers, gilt lettering on front & spine.         Original green floral eps.      Covers : very slight 0.1cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine, faint rubs corners  else bright.        Contents : book slight lean, eps browned, foxing leading outside edge of pages  else very clean &  tight & unfoxed.        Bright attractive  copy.         VG+.    500.00       

10047    DUNNE,  J W    Nothing Dies    Faber & Faber    1940      First edition.  8vo. 98pp.  Green cloth, titles red to spine.  Cream dw, titles black, large blue band to front,  titles in white within, not price clipped (3s. 6d. net).  Book slight leaning,  ends of spine and top edge faded, general wear to cover.  Dw 0.5cm loss ends to spine, 3cm chip one edge of spine, browning, edges worn, red ink stains front bottom edge.  G+/G+    15.00       

10373    Dunstone, H M    Manuscript Arithmetic Exercise Book Including Reduction, Bills & Parcels, Simple proportion, Compound, Practise & Vulgar Fractions    Manuscript    1860    Small 4to.      Unpaginated but circa 100 pages ( all fully entered in fine copperplate black ink ).   Contemporary black half leather binding, Dutch paper covered boards.    Original orange eps.    Name And address on inside front cover “ H M Dunstone Portloe Nov 1869 “.        Sections headed in scrolling decorative ink.       Final blank page appears to be torn out.      pencillings on rear eps.    Covers : rubbed along edges with scuffs to paper.   CFontents : clean & tight.     195.00       

10050    EDDINGTON,   Sir A S,   M.A., D.Sc., LL.D.     New Pathways in Science    Messenger Lecture 1934     Cambridge at The University Press    1935    8vo. x, 333pp.   4 bw photo plates.     Blue cloth, titles gilt to spine.   Blue dw, titles navy, Cheap 5/- net Edition.    Cloth dull, spine darkening.  Dw has 2 small chips top of spine, spine darkening, 1cm ship to corner front.  Clean, tight copy.  VG-/VG+    25.00       

10049    EDDINGTON,   Sir, A S,   M.A., D.Sc., LL.D.     The Expanding Universe    Cambridge at The University Press    1946      Fourth edition.     Small 8vo.x, 128pp.  2 bw plates.   Green cloth, titles silver along spine, blind stamped emblem to front.    Brown dw, titles red, not price clipped (5s. net).   Dw slight rubbed to top edge.  F/F-    30.00       

10048    EDDINGTON,   Sir, A S,   M.A., D.Sc., LL.D. F.R.S.     The Nature of The Physical World   Gifford Lectures 1927    Cambridge at The University Press    1931    Seventh impression.    Large 12mo. xix, 361pp.  Green cloth, titles gilt to spine.  Covers slight grubby.  Slight foxing to eps.  Contents clean and tight.  VG-    15.00       

10304    Eddington, A S ( M.A., M.Sc., F.R.S. )    The Mathematical Theory Of Relativity    Cambridge At The University Press    1924    2nd edition.     4to.    ix + (1) +270 + (2)pp.       Publisher’s plain blue cloth covers, double blind band around edges, gilt lettering + cartouche on spine.        White eps.     Small 3cm bookseller’s tickets inside front cover.      Covers : slight rubs top/bottom of spine & corners, bump front bottom corner, a few faint marks along edges.             Contents : eps browning else very clean, tight & unfoxed.      VG.    240.00       

10330    Eddington, A S ( O.M., F.R.S. )    Fundamental Theory    Cambridge  At  The University Press    1946    1st edition.     Narrow 4to.       viii + 292 pp.        Publisher’s plain blue cloth covers, gilt lettering + cartouche on spine.      Pale blue/grey plain dw, blue lettering, cartouche on front , not price clipped 25s net.     Original white eps.      Small neat scholarly note in pencil on fep.      Covers : 2cm slight crimp in cloth at spine fold else bright.    Dw : slight browning, 2cm split front bottom corner, else bright.     Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.      Bright attractive copy.      ***.      VG+/VG+.       450.00       

10622    Einstein, Albert    Vier Vorlesungen Uber Relativitatstheorie Gehalten Im Mai 1921 An Der Universitat Pricneton    Friedr Vieweg & Sohn Akt - Ges    Braunschweig    1922        1st edition.     Large 8vo.     (4) +70 + (2) pp including Publisher’s list at rear.     Publishers light grey printed paper wrappers, black lettering on front & spine.       Untrimmed leading edges of pages.      NEAT SIGNATURE ON TITLE PAGE ( hard to read - may be significant ).      Covers : 3cm loss top of spine,  slight rubs corners, faint water mark/faint crease front bottom corner, slight 4cm ink mark rear.       Contents : very clean &  tight & unfoxed.       VG-.    150.00       

10284    Elliott, Edwin Bailey ( M.A., F.R.S. )    An Introduction To The Algebra Of Quantics  WITH AUTOGRAPHED LETTER    Oxford At The The Clarendon Press    1942    1st edition.     Tall 16mo.     viii + (1) + 423 + 91) + viii pp.    publisher’s dark green plain cloth, treble blind band around edges, gilt lettering on spine.    Original black eps.    Neat gilt library number stamped on spine, neat small German library cartouche stamped on title page.     Contains 4 page neat handwritten letter  in German “ Blauheuhaiu 30/12  04 “    Covers : slight shelf knocks top/bottom of spine + corners, light stains to covers, front cover slight crease.    Contents ; slight browning around edges else clean, tight & unfoxed.    VG-.           125.00       

10287    Emanuel, W D    Focal Developing Chart  Tells The Correct Time For Any Film In Any Developer Be It Fresh Or Used At Any Temperature      ( Rounded Set Film Opposite Developer Calculator       Analog Computer )    Focal press Ltd   London    circa 1950?    7th edition.     Large 16mo.    12pp + card disc calculator attached to rear page.    3 page colour pictorial soft card covers, red & cream lettering,  extra flap used to hold disc calculator, 2 disc connected by centre metal stud to allow rotation, windows cut in outer disc for seeing measure.    Tipped in small extract from “ Johnson Welcome Pencil price “ 3/9 “ written on front.     Photographic Yearbook 1950 “ - hence date.    Slight handling, a few light rubs  else clean, tight & unfoxed.     VG-.           25.00       

10286    Emanuel, W D    Focal Flash Chart  The Right Flash Exposure With Any Bulb . At Any Distance  On Black & White And Colour Film Indoors . And In Sunlight  All The Flash facts And Safe . Lighting Patterns Rounded Subject And Distance Calculator       ( Analog Computer )    Focal Press Ltd   London    circa 1950?    2nd edition.     Large 16mo.    16pp + card disc calculator attached to rear page.    10 bw photo plates.        3 page colour pictorial soft card covers, yellow & green lettering + light bulb with large f in circle on top on front, extra flap used to hold disc calculator, 2 disc connected by centre metal stud to allow rotation, windows cut in outer disc for seeing measure.   3 metal staples.     Slight 2cm line mark on front else clean, tight & unfoxed.     VG.           25.00       

10419    Enriqoes, Federigo    Signification De L’Histoire De La Pensee Scientifique I   Actualites Scientifique Et Industrielles  161  Philosophie Et Histoire De La Pensee Scientifique    Hermann & Cie  Paris    1934    1st edition.      Narrow 4to.     (2) + 68 + (2)pp.       Publisher’s beige soft card covers, red & black lettering + red  line around edges with red cartouches in corners on front.        Original white eps.    Unopened.     Covers : slight rub top of spine else bright.      Contents : slight browning to pages else very clean & tight & unfoxed.      *.     VG+.    45.00       

10543    Fellows, Bragdon    Diabolical Diversions    Frederick Muller Ltd     London    1981    1st edition.       Softback.     Large 8vo.     128pp.            Publisher’s white pictorial soft card covers, black blue & red lettering on front & spine, large yellow pencil drawing question mark on front.      Bright attractive copy.    F.       45.00       

10278    Ferguson, Allan ( editor ) & Burdon, E J ( preface ) & Spencer - Jones, H & Dingle, Herbery & Partington., J R & Scott, J F & Smith, C Edgar & McKie, Douglas    Natural Philosophy Through The Eighteenth Century And Allied Topics    Taylor & Francis Ltd   London    1942    1st edition.     4to.    viii + (4) + 164pp.          Publisher’s brown plain cloth covers, black lettering on front & spine.    Yellow eps.    Signature on fep.     Covers : very slight shelf knock bottom of spine and rear bottom corner, very light mark on rear.        Contents :  very clean, tight & unfoxed.           55.00       

10337    Fernandez, Joseph ( LL.D. )    Henry’s Mental Arithmetic And Fact Book    Charles Bean  North End Road   London    1870    1st edition thus.     12mo.       vi + 112pp.       Publisher’s purple plain  cloth covers, gilt lettering non front & spine, blind band around edges.     Original white eps.        Small attractive signature with date “ Oct 18th 1871 “ on fep.       Covers : fade to spine, rubs top/bottom of spine.          Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.        ***.   VG-.       95.00       

10325    Ferrar, W L ( M.A., D.Sc. )    Higher Algebra    A Sequel to Higher Algebra For Schools    Oxford At The Clarendon Press    1948    2nd edition.     Large 8vo.       vi + (2) + 315 + (5)pp.        Publisher’s plain blue cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.      Cream plain dw, blue lettering, blue cartouche on spine, not price clipped 17/6 net.     Original white eps.        Covers : very faint fade to spine else bright.    Dw : slight rubs top/bottom of spine.       Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.      Bright attractive copy.       F-/F-.       95.00       

10608    Ferrer, W L ( M.A., F.R.S.E. )    Algebra    A Text-book Of Determinants Matrices And Algebraic Forms    Oxford University Press London    1950    Reprint.    Large 8vo.   vi + (2) + 202pp.    Publisher’s plain blue cloth covers, gilt lettering + cartouche on spine.      Plain dark cream dw, blue lettering + lines around edges on front & spine, cartouche on spine, price clipped.      Original white eps.        Signature on fep.     Covers : slight fade top/bottom outer edge of spine, faint rubs corners else attractive.      Dw : rubs top/bottom of spine + corners, 1cm scuff rear else very clean.    Contents : very clean & tight & un foxed.   Clean tight attractive copy.    VG+/VG.     25.00       

10576    Ferrers, N M ( B.A. ) & Stuart Jackson, J ( B.SA. )    Solutions Of The Cambridge  Senate - House  Problems    MacMillan & Co  Cambridge    1851    1st edition.      Large 8vo.        392pp  + 4 three section fold out plates at rear.      Erratum leaf tipped in.       Publisher’s green blind stamped cloth covers, gilt lettering including “ 15/6 “ on spine.      Original printed yellow eps with list of mathematical works.       Covers : heavy 0.2cm rubs top/bottom of spine, shelf knocks corners, patchy discoloration all over.    Contents : browning/offset type marking to eps inside covers very clean & tight + unfoxed.          VG-.    145.00       

10562    Figgis, E Lennox ( A.C.A. )    Focus On Gambling    Arthur Barker Ltd  London    1951    1st edition.     8vo.      191 + (1)pp.     Publishers plain red cloth covers, black lettering + logo on spine.      Colour pictorial dw, colour illustration race horses + greyhounds + 2 dice + football coupons + coins + playing cards + counters on  o front, white & pale blue lettering on front & spine, not price clipped 8s 6d net .      Original white eps.      Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knock bottom of spine else bright.       Dw : 1cm loss top of spine, 8cm line mark + shelf dust rear, leading edge rubbed.         Contents : very clean &  tight & unfoxed.       VG+/VG-.    30.00       

10246    Filon, L N G ( C.B.E., M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S. )    An Introduction To Projective Geometry    Edward Arnold & Co  London    1935    4th edition.    Large 8vo.    xviii + 407 + (3)pp.        Publisher’s burgundy crimpled cloth covers, blind band around edges, gilt lettering + bands on spine.    Brown printed dw, red lettering, freeze around edges on front, not price clipped.    White eps.   Neat ink signature + date “ feb 1943 “ on fep,    Covers : slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine.       Dw : slight browning, rubs top/bottom of spine, 1cm chip + crease rear top edge.         Contents : very clean, tight. & unfoxed.       Bright attractive copy.        F-/VG.           95.00       

10052    FINDLATER,   Andrew, M.A., LL.D.    Physiography  Elementary Course      W. & R. Chambers    1888    First edition.   Small 8vo.vi, 166pp.   Plum cloth, blind stamped decoration to front, bands and ‘1/6’ to rear, titles blind to front, gilt to spine with addition of number I.     White eps, neat sig of original owner on ffep with his bookplate on pastedown.  0.2cm chip  rear edge of spine, slight darkening of eps.  Bright copy    65.00       

10053    FINNEY,   D J    Experimental Design and Its Statistical Basis    Cambridge University Press     1955    First edition.    8vo.xi, 169pp.   Green cloth, titles gilt to spine.    Buff dw, titles  green to front  and spine, not price clipped (30s. net).  Small booksellers ticket inside front cover.  Neat owner’s sig on ffep. Very slight bump to lower corners, foxing top edge.  Dw browning with 1cm tear lower corner.  Clean, tight copy.  VG+/VG    75.00       

10388    Fisher Cassie, W ( Ph.D. ) & John Collins, H ( foreword, M.C., M.Sc. )    Structural Analysis       The Solution Of Statically Indeterminate Structures    Longmans Green & Co  London    1947    1st edition.       Large 8vo.      xi + (1) + 260pp.    +  (1)pp.         Publisher’s blue/green cloth covers , blue lettering on spine, blue vignette bridge front bottom corner.     White pictorial dw, black lettering, large blue/black stone bridge on front, nor price clipped 16/- net.        Original white eps.     Covers : slight 0.2cm shelf knock bottom of spine else bright.    Dw : 5cm closed tear front top corner, 2cm loss top of spine, rubs to corners, slight browning to spine.     Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.        ***.      VG+/VG-.    95.00       

10319    Flamstead, John ( Rev. )  +  Baily, Francis  Vice - President R.A.S. )    Life And Observations Of Flamsteed    Newton Halley And Flamseed       An Account Of The Rev John Flamstead Compiled From His Own Manuscripts And Other Authentic Documents Never Before Published  To Which is Added His British Catalogue Of Stars       4to  1835    The Edinburgh Review or Critical Journal:  for October 1935  - January 1836    VOL  LXII  [  39 PAGE ARTICLE EXTRACTED FROM REVIEW, INCLUDES ALL PRELIMS & TRAILS COMPLETE ]    Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, London; and Adam Black, Edinburgh.    1836    1st edition.        Large octavo.      (4) + ii + 359 - 397 + (7)pp including Review title & contents pages + full index at rear.  Includes original blanks & marble eps.      Foxing to title page, slight browning around page edges else very clean & article tight & unfoxed ready for binding in card covers.    VG.     240.00       

10266    Flegg, Graham    Numbers  Their History And Meaning    Penguin Books Ltd    1984    1st edition thus.     Soft covers.      Narrow 4to.    viii + 294pp.       Publisher’s black printed soft card covers with yellow & white lettering on front & spine, mathematical symbols + numbers + palm of hand overlaying quarter yellow blob on front, “ £4.95 “ printed on rear.    Small 3cm name & address label stuck down inside front cover.    Slight rubs to edges else bright attractive copy.   F-.           35.00       

10312    Forsyth, Andrew Russell(M.A., F.R.S. )    A Treatise On Differential Equations For Students In The Universities    Macmillan & Co   London    1888    2nd edition.     Large 8vo.    xvi +  424pp.       Publisher’s green mottled cloth covers, treble blind bands around edges on front, gilt lettering on spine.         original yellow eps.     Covers : front hinge very tender, rear cover detaching, 3cm loss bottom of spine, spine split at top, corners slight rubs.        Contents : pages browning else very clean, tight & unfoxed .     Would benefit from relay of spine.    G/VG cover & contents.    45.00       

10335    Fortescue Pickard, R    Time Number And The Atom    Williams & Norgate Ltd  London    1945    1st edition.     Large 8vo.      vi + 92pp.  Publisher’s  plain red cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.        Pale green plain dw, blue lettering on front & spine, not price clipped 8s 6d net.    Original white eps.    Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knock bottom of spine else bright.       Dw : very slight rubs top/bottom of spine, browning to spine + top edge.      Contents :  foxing to eps + outside edges of pages else very clean & tight.    *.    VG/VG+    75.00       

10570    Fox, L ( M.A., D.Sc. )    An Introduction To Numerical Linear Algebra       Monographs On Numerical Analysis     SOME CALCULATIONS IN TEXT    Oxford At The Clarendon Press    1964    1st edition.     Narrow 4to.     xi + (1) + 328pp.     Publishers plain green cloth covers, gilt lettering + Publisher’s logo on spine.       Pale yellow printed dw, blue lettering on front & spine, blue logo on spine, blue band with yellow logo on front, price clipped  50/- net .       Original white eps.     Covers : slight fade top/bottom edge of spine else very clean.       Dw : 3cm closed tear + rub + 1cm chip top of spine, rubs, 1cm closed tears top corners.      Contents : light pencil calculation on  rear ep and in margins of first 2 chapters  ( should erase ) a few ink comments in margins of first 2 chapters else very clean &  tight & unfoxed.             VG+//VG-.    45.00       

10569    Fox, L ( M.A., D.Sc. )    The Numerical Solution Of Two - Point Boundary Problems In Ordinary Differential Equations    Monographs On Numerical Analysis    Oxford At The Clarendon Press    1957    1st edition.     Narrow 4to.     xi + (1) + 371 + (1)pp.     Publishers plain blue cloth covers, gilt lettering + Publisher’s logo on spine.       Pale blue printed dw, blue lettering on front & spine, blue logo on spine, price clipped but Publisher’s price sticker inside flap “ O.U.P. 65/- Net “.       Original white eps.     Covers : slight fade top/bottom edge of spine else very clean.       Dw : 1cm closed tear + rub top of spin, rub top corners, 1cm closed tear front.    Contents : very clean &  tight & unfoxed.       Clean tight copy.       VG+/VG.    125.00       

10409    Francis, P H ( Rev., M.A. )    A Study Of Targets In Games    Tournaments, Field Athletic Sports, B   baseball, Cricket, Football, Hockey, Golf, lawn Tennis, Bowls etc.    The Mitre Press  London    circa 1950?    1st edition.     Large 8vo.      xii + 235 + (5)pp.     Numerous diagrams in text.     Publisher’s plain green cloth covers, gilt lettering on front & spine.    Green pictorial dw, black lettering, old stone arch on front, price clipped.       Covers : very slight 0.1cm shelf knock bottom of spine, browning marks rear top edge.      dw : split along spine edge ( no loss 0, small chips top of spine, rub along bottom edge of spine, spine slight fade else bright.       Contents : foxing to outside leading edge of pages, offset browning to eps else very clean, tight & unfoxed.      ***.    Bright attractive copy.      F-/VG.    240.00       

10529    Freundlich, Erwin & Brose, Henry L ( M.A. , English translator ) & Einstein, Albert ( preface) & Turner, H H ( introduction, D.Sc., F.R.S. )    The Foundations Of Einstein’s Theory Of Gravitation    Cambridge At The University Press    1920    1st edition.     Softback.    Large 8vo.     xvi + 60 + (4)pp.    Publisher’s green printed paper  covers, black lettering on front & spine.       Original white eps.        Neat pencil signature on front “ H H Dixon “.          Covers : browning around edges,chips along spine, small 0.5cm chip front top corner.       Contents :  faint browning to pages else very clean & tight & unfoxed.    VG-    250.00       

10055    FRIDAY,    Frank A    The Elements of Probability and Sampling    Barnes & Noble    1967     First edition.   Lg. 8vo. xvii, 130pp.    Orange cloth, titles gilt to spine.    Plum dw, titles white, not price clipped.     Dw has slight scuffing.  F/VG+    25.00       

10310    Frost, Percival ( D.Sc., F.R.S. )    Solid Geometry    Macmillan & Co  London    1886    Third edition.     Large 8vo.    xxiii + (3) + 408 + (2)pp.       Contemporary half brown leather binding, green rippled cloth covered boards, raised gilt bands with gilt devices between + original black leather label with gilt lettering on spine.    Original tan eps.    Attractive Admiralty prize label for “ J G Budge 1902 “ stuck down inside front cover.          Covers : very slight rubs  corners else bright.        Contents : foxing to prelims else very clean & tight .      Bright attractive copy.      VG+.    195.00       

10239    Frost, Percival (M.A.)    Newton’s Principia  First book Sections I, II & III With Notes And Illustratives And A Collection Of Problems Principally intended As Examples Of Newton’s Methods    Macmillan And Co  London    1880    1st edition.     Large 8vo.     xv+ (1) + 292 + (4) + 33 + (3)pp including Publisher’s list of mathematical books ( fascinating ).        Numerous diagrams in text.   Publisher’s red dimpled cloth covers, 3 black lines around edges + black lozenge on front, gilt lettering + bands + publisher’s cartouche on spine.    Original black eps.    cloth covers, gilt lettering + blind bands, blind cameo cartouche on front.    White eps.      Pencil initials on fep.       Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knock bottom of spine, slight rubs top of spine & corners.      Contents : slight browning to pages.       VG.     175.00       

10298    Gabb, Thomas ( Rev. )    Finis Pyramidis Or Disquisitions Concerning The Antiquity And Scientific End Of The Great Pyramid In Egypt Of Giza, Or Ancient Memphis In Egypt, And Of the First Standard Of Linear Measure.    Also A complete Description Of Solomon’s Temple Of Which The True Dimensions Recorded In The Holy Bible Are Explained, And The erroneous Opinions Of Commentators refuted being; A Recent Discovery  etc etc.    SUBSCRIPTION COPY    W Peart ( printer ) & Mr Taylor High Holborn ( seller ) & Mr Hooker Bond St  ( bookseller )  & Lackington & Co ( bookseller )      London    1806    1st edition.     Large 8vo.  (2) + 284 + (8) + (2)pp including original first + final blanks + subscribers list at rear.       Contemporary green marble boards, later leather spine + corner protectors, original black leather label.    New white eps.    Covers : later professional rebind using the original boards + label on spine.         Contents : slight foxing to first + last pages else very clean, tight & unfoxed.      ***.       VG.           1450.00       

10540    Gaines, Helen Fouche    Elementary Cryptanalysis     A Study Of Ciphers And Their Solution    Chapman & Hall Ltd     London    1940    1st edition.       Narrow 4to.     vi + (2) + 230 (2)pp.            Publisher’s burgundy cloth covers, silver lettering on spine, blind line around edges on front.          Beige dw, reddish horizontal bands with white lettering + 21/- net + Publisher’s small logo on front. price clipped.   Original white eps.       Covers : faint rubs top/bottom of spine.    Dw slight rubs top,bottom of spine, slight browning.       Contents : slight browning, heavy foxing to title page else clean & tight.     VG/VG.    75.00       

10359    Gall Inglis, J ( F.R.S.E )    The Express Ready Reckoner With Every 1d To £1          Showing At A Glance the Value Of Any Number Of Articles From One Sixteenth To 10,000            Also Tables Of Discount, Interest, Wages Per Ton, Dozen Etc.    Gall & Inglis   Henrietta Street  London    circa 1900?    1st edition thus?.     Tall 16mo.       2 + 14 + 433 + 1pp including publisher’s list.      Publisher’s blue cloth covers, black lettering on front & spine.        Small ink signature, twice, inside front cover.       Covers : slight rubbing/fading along spine hinges.      Contents : 2 cm browning spot outside edges of pages else  very clean, tight & unfoxed.         ***.      VG.       55.00       

10056    GARDNER,   Martin    Mathematical Puzzles and Diversions From Scientific American    G Bell & Sons Ltd    1961     First edition.   Large 8vo. x, 163pp.  Numerous illustrations in text.   Yellow cloth, titles green to spine.   Green dw with mathematical puzzle to front, titles black and white to front and spine, not price slipped (17s. 6d. net).     1cm knock front lower edge, slight knock bottom of spine.  Dw has 2cm tear front lower edge, edges rubbed, some indentation marks on rear.  VG+/VG+    30.00       

10058    GARDNER,   Martin    Mathematical Puzzles of Sam Lloyd    Dover Publications Inc    1959    First edition thus.     8vo. xv, 165 + 15pp.   Numerous bw illustrations in text.   Orange card  decorative covers, titles yellow and white to front, black to spine.   $1.00 top right front.   Label stuck over Constable & Co  Spine faded,  0.5cm bump rear lower corner.  VG+    25.00       

10059    GARDNER,   Martin    The Puzzles of Sam Lloyd Volume Two    Dover Publications Inc    1960    First edition thus.     8vo. xi, 177 + 16pp.   Numerous bw illustrations in text.   Brown  card  decorative covers, titles yellow and white to front, back to spine.   $1.00 top right front.    Spine faded, 2cm red patchy band lower edge of rear.  VG    25.00       

10255    Gaus, Friedrich    Disquisitiones Arithmeticae  English Edition    John Wiley & Sons  New York    1966    Reprint from the 1966 Yale edition.     Narrow 4to.     xx + 472 + (4)pp.      Numerous formulae in text.     Publisher’s yellow laminate cloth covers, black lettering + Publisher’s cartouche on front & spine.         White eps.      Covers : slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine.      Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.     Near mint copy.   F-.           175.00       

10060    GILDCHRIST,  Alan    The Thesaurus in Retrieval             Aslib      1971       First edition.   Large 8vo. viii, 184pp.    Red cloth, titles gilt to spine.   Black dw, large red and white circles to front, titles red, black and white, not price clipped.    Dw rubbed along top and bottom edges, 1cm tear front bottom corner, finger marks all over. F-/VG-    95.00       

10271    Glaister, Stephen    Mathematical Methods For Economists  Lectures In Economics 4    Grey Mills Pub Ltd  Juer Street  London    1972    2nd edition.     Soft covers.     Narrow 4to.    viii + 207 + (1)pp.       Publisher’s red pictorial  soft card covers, white lettering on front & spine,  16 6 sided white shapes on 4 horizontal lines in a 5 x 5 grid on front.           Covers : 1cm closed snag bottom of spine, front 1cm by spine slight fade +light marks and crease, front bottom corner 2cm crease.     Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.       VG-.           65.00       

10313    Goldston, Will    Paper Tricks With Patter    Will Goldston Ltd  London    circa 1930?    1st edition?.     8vo.    (3) + 6 - 94pp.       Publisher’s white pictorial paper covered boards, red & black dinner suited hands manipulating paper with red paper parts in background + “ 2/6 “ + white lettering on front, black lettering on spine.     Covers : 0.5 chip from top of spine, 1cm split + rubs top/bottom of spine slight browning around edges else bright.        Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed .     Pagination suggest missing front end paper, but examination strongly indicates none was ever present.     ***.     VG-.    145.00       

10426    Goldston, Will  For Amateur And Professional Conjurors    Tricks & Illusions    George Routledge & Sons Ltd  London    circa 1920?    3rd edition.      Narrow 4to.     (4) + 249 + (3)pp.     Numerous diagrams.      Publisher’s brown pictorial cloth covers, gilt lettering on front & spine, man in white gown + hood holding harms forward with gilt star on breast + wand and background gilt circle with triangle inside on front.      Original white eps.     Attractive small 2cm bookseller’s ticket inside front cover.       Neat old signature inside front cover.    Covers : shelf knocks top/bottom of spine, & front top corner, slight crimps in spine.     Contents :  very clean & tight.      *.     VG.    195.00       

10420    Gonseth, Ferdinand    La Geometrie Et Le Probleme De L’Espace       La Doctrine Preamble + Les Trois Aspects De La Geometrie      2 VOLUMES IN 2     COMPLETE        Bibliotechque Scientifique 3 & 6    Editions Du Griffon     Neuchatel    1945 + 1946    1st edition.      Narrow 4to.     (8) + 67 + (3)pp  & viii + 69 - 156 + (2)pp  including publisher’s lists.       Publisher’s beige soft card covers, red & black lettering on front.        Original white eps.    Unopened.     Covers : slight rubs to corners, bump front bottom corner vol I, small crease rear bottom corner vol II.      Contents : slight browning to pages else very clean & tight & unfoxed.      *.     VG.    95.00       

10307    Gordon, W J    Straker’s Discount & Commission Tables Containing 13000 Calculations From 1/16th To 95 Per cent On Amounts From 1d To £1000    W Straker Ltd  London    circa 1920?    1st edition?.     Oblong 16mo.    Unpaginated.   Brown printed cloth covers,  black outline rectangles with black lettering within on front, black lettering on spine.       Adverts as eps.     Stamp ‘ Not to be removed etc “ on title page.     Covers : faint rubs corners else bright.        Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.     Bright copy    VG+.    45.00       

10061    GRANT,   John    A Book of Numbers    Ashgrove Press Bath    1982    First edition.   8vo. 248pp.    Grey cloth, titles gilt to spine.  Cream pictorial dw, titles red to front and spine, not price clipped (£6.95).  F/F-    20.00       

10062    GRAY,  John Y   +   LOWSON,  George ( M.A., B.Sc. )      The Elements of Graphical Arithmetic and Graphical Statics    AA    1893    Second edition.    Large 8vo. xiii, 110pp.      Green cloth with blind stamped banding to edges,  gilt embossed statics diagram to front, titles gilt to spine.     Black eps.   Bookplate of original owner to pastedown.   Neat three line dedication on ffep dated 1895.   Corners and ends of spine rubbed, edges slight rubbed, 1cm light spot on rear.  Contents clean and tight .  VG    60.00       

10587    Gray, Andrew ( F.R.S. )    A Treatise On Gyrostatics And Rotational Motion  Theory And Applications    Dover Publications Inc  Dover Pub Inc  New York  +  Constable & Co Ltd  London    1959    1st edition.     Softback.     Large 8vo.   530 + (8)pp including Publisher’s list at rear.   Publisher’s blue soft card covers, white lettering on front & spine, blue & dark blue pattern ellipsoid trace on front.   Neat signature inside front cover.    Covers : very slight rubs along spine edges, small crease rear bottom corner.       Contents : occasional faint browning else very clean & tight & unfoxed.    Clean tight copy.    VG.    45.00       

10421    Greenwood, Thomas    Essais Sur La Pensee Geometrique    Les Editions De L’Universite D’Ottawa    1943    1st edition.      Narrow 4to.     100pp.       Publisher’s beige soft card covers, black lettering on front.        Original white eps.    Unopened.     Covers : 2cm water mark bottom of spine, slight overlapping of cover with pages, faint browning.     Contents : slight browning to pages else very clean & tight & unfoxed.      *.     VG.    45.00       

10064    GREGG,    S J, B.Sc., Ph.D.    The Absorption of Gases by Solids    Methuen & Co Ltd    1934     First edition.       12mo. viii, 120pp.    Red cloth,  black band design to margins, titles black to cover and spine.    Pink dw with repeat cover design, titles black, not price clipped.  Book leaning, v small spots on front and back.  Dw 0.5cm loss top of spine, chips bottom of spine and top corner, spine browning.  Bright copy. VG+/VG+.     95.00       

10063    GREGORY,  Olinthus,  LL.D.    Elements of Plane and Spherical Trigonometry    Baldwin, Cradock and Joy    1816     First edition.   12mo. xii, 252pp.   Contemporary  brown calf, gilt bands to spine.   Contemporary white eps.  Front cover heavily scuffed. 2cm loss ends of spine.  Corners slight knocked.  1cm worm hole through top margin of first 130 pages, no loss of text.   Eps grubby, title page slight marked, scattered slight browning but generally clean and tight. G    240.00       

10568    Gribble, Leonard    Inside Littlewoods  Price 1/-    Axtell Publications Ltd    London    circa 1950        1st edition.    Softback.    12mo.     143 + (1)pp.     Publishers yellow soft card covers, red lettering in large oblong case style on front.  2 internal metal staples.      Covers : Large ink word ( can’t decipher - signature? ) on front, short pencil calculation on rear ( should erase ) , extensive ink calculations inside rear cover, slightly grubby.     Contents : staples rusting else very clean &  tight & unfoxed.       Tight clean copy.   VG.    75.00       

10563    Griiffith, C L T    The Story Of Letters And Numbers  With 40 Full Page Pictures    Psychee Miniatures No 93    Kegan Paul Trench & Trubner & Co Ltd London    1939    1st edition.     Small 12mo.      xiv + 199 + (3)pp.     Numerous diagrams.      Publishers plain cream paper covered boards, green lettering on front, black cloth spine, white printed paper label with green lettering stuck down on spine, “ 3/6 “ stamped on front.       Original white eps.      Covers : faint rubs top/bottom of spine else bright.           Contents : very clean &  tight & unfoxed.       Attractive tight copy.    VG+.    95.00       

10564    Griiffith, C L T    Unicode    The Universal Telegraphic Phrase Book    A Code Of Cypher Words For Commercial Domestic And Familiar Phrases In Ordinary Use In Inland And Foreign Telegrams    With A List Of Prominent Commercial Firms Who Are Unicode Users    Kegan Paul Trench & Trubner & Co Ltd London    1939    9th edition.     Large 8vo.      v +(5) + 110 + (2)  + (2) + 16pp.     Publishers plain red cloth covers, black lettering + black line around edges on front, gilt lettering on spine.       Old signature on fep.      Original white eps.      Tipped in using old paper clip original code address for this user written by hand on slip of paper.    Covers : scuffs top & bottom of spine, light water marks on front, slight grubbiness.    Contents : paper clip at top edge has impressed on first 5 pages, faint browning to eps  else very clean &  tight & unfoxed.       Tight copy.    G+.    240.00       

10065    GUMERSALL,   T B     Tables of Discount  or  Simple Interest at 5, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3 and 2.5 per cent    From one day to ten years    Accompanied with a Table of Time and Calculations of Brokerage or Commission    Alexander Webster    1829    First edition.    8vo. ix, 486pp.   Brown mottled leather, raised gilt bands to spine, titles gilt to black label.   Cream eps.   Speckled ends of pages.    2cm loss top of spine and 1cm loss bottom of spine.  Hinges tender, edges rubbed.  Contents very clean and tight. VG    250.00       

10528    Haber, Philip & Wyatt, Stanley ( illustrator )    Mathematical Puzzles And Pastimes    The Peter Pauper Press  Mount Vernon  New York    circa 1900?    1st edition.      small 12mo.     62pp.    Numerous comic illustrations men dressed in harlequin outfit demonstrating puzzles.      Publisher’s yellow pictorial paper covered boards,  heavy red band around edges, harlequin figure in red/Yellowback segments juggling mathematical shapes + white lettering on green rhomboid area on front, black lettering on red spine.       Dw repeats cover design, not price clipped $1.25.      Original white eps.          Covers : bright and fine.     Dw 2cm closed tears across and down at front top corner at fold.        Contents :  very clean & tight & unfoxed.    F/VG+    25.00       

10514    Hague, Kathleen & Hague, Michael  ( illustrator )    Numbers    A Counting Book    Methuen Children’s Books     London    1986    1st edition.       4to.     (32)pp.    12 colour plates mostly involving toy bears.      Publisher’s plain blue cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.      White pictorial dw, assemblage of toys with sums on blackboard + number blocks on front,  blue & black lettering on spine, price clipped.       Original cream eps.        Covers : faint rub bottom of spine else bright.    Dw : bright.    Contents : clean, tight & unfoxed      Bright attractive copy.     F-/F.    25.00       

10536    Hall, T G ( Rev. )    The Elements of Descriptive Geometry Chiefly Intended For Students Of Engineering    John W Parker  London    1841    1st edition.       8vo.     (4) + 100 + (8)pp including Publisher’s list.        Publisher’s green blind stamped cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.       Original brown eps.      Covers :very slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine + top corner.       Contents :  faint browning to pages else very clean, tight & unfoxed.     Bright attractive copy.    VG+.    280.00       

10066    HALLATT,   G W Tuxford    Hints on Architectural Draughtsmanship    E & F N Spon       1884      First edition.   12mo. 80pp.     Brown cloth, titles gilt to front and spine.  Black eps.  A few scuff marks to rear cover, slight leaning.   Foxing to prelims.  A clean, tight and still bright copy.   VG+    125.00       

10594    Hambridge, Jay    The Elements Of Dynamic Symmetry    Yale University Press  New Haven    1948    1st edition thus, reprinted from 1926 edition.        Very small 4to.      xvii + (1) + 133 + (1)pp.      Numerous diagrams in text.       Publisher’s light brown pictorial cloth covers, brown lettering on front & spine, brown Publisher’s logo on spine, brown rectangle with spiral rectangles inside on front.    Light brown dw, black lettering, double rectangles with intersecting vertices on front, not price clipped $5.00   Faint rubs top of spine + front bottom corners else very clean & tight & unfoxed.     Bright attractive copy.     F-/F-.    95.00       

10250    Hamilton, William Sir ( Bart )    Lectures On Logic  Volume II of 2 Only    William Blackwood & Sons  Edinburgh &   London    1860    First edition.     Large 8vo.     x + 510pp.     Publisher’s brown blind stamped cloth with gilt lettering on spine.        Cream eps.     Title page for “ Metaphysics And Logic “ in 4 volumes present.     Neat ink signature inside front cover “ ? Eyre Bali. Coll. 1861 “.       Covers : 0.3cm slight shelf knock bottom of spine + front bottom corner, 0.5cm snag + rub top of spine, rubs top corners.         Contents : slight foxing to eps + outside edges of pages else very clean, tight & unfoxed.     Very bright attractive copy.   VG+.           145.00       

10520    Hann, James    Elements Of Plane Trigonometry    Weale’s Rudimentary Series    Virtue Brothers & Co   Ivy Lane  London London    1867    3rd edition.      12mo.     iv + 122 + 12pp including Publisher’s book list at rear.     Publisher’s green blind stamped cloth covers, gilt area on front with raised green lettering.    Original blue eps as publisher’s list.      Neat old ink signature with date “ ? Academy 1867  top of title page.     Covers : very slight rubs top/bottom of spine & corners.      Contents : feint tenderness front inner hinge at bottom else very clean & tight & unfoxed.       Very tight copy.    155.00       

10407    Hann, James    the Elements Of Spherical Trigonometry For The Use Of Schools Etc  Price 1s    John Weale  High Holborn    London    1849    1st edition.     Small 12mo.    (4) + 68pp.      Publisher’s green blind stamped cloth covers, white paper label with printed black lettering stuck down on front.        Original yellow eps.      Small neat “ Cranbury Park “ stamped on title page.     Covers : fade to spine, ink title written in capitals on spine ( now fading 0 slight rubs to corners else bright.     Contents :   front inner hinge at bottom spilt, a couple of small fox marks else very clean & tight. & unfoxed.       bright attractive copy.   ***.      VG.      175.00       

10245    Hardy, G H & Wright, E M    An Introduction To The Theory Of Numbers    Blandford Press  London    1964    3rd edition.    Narrow  4to.    xvi + 419 + (1)pp.        Publisher’s blue plain cloth covers, silver lettering on spine      Pale blue printed dw, dark blue lettering, not price clipped 42s net.     White eps.      Covers : book slight lean.       Dw :slight rub top of spine + rear top corner, slight darkening to spine.       Contents : very clean, tight. & unfoxed.       Attractive copy.        VG+/VG+.           175.00       

10328    Hardy, G R ( M.A., F.R.S. )    A Course Of Pure Mathematics    Cambridge At  The University Press    1941    8th edition.     Large 8vo.       xii+503 + (1) pp.        Publisher’s plain red cloth covers, gilt lettering + cartouche on spine.      Pale green dw, blue lettering, cartouche on spine , blue band along top/bottom edges, price clipped.     Original white eps.      Small 2cm bookseller’s ticket inside front cover.      Tipped in full page scholarly note signed “ D.E.P.28.1.79 “ giving a mathematical  proof for a faulty theorem printed in the book.   Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knock bottom of spine, light finger marks.     Dw : slight browning else bright.     Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.      Bright attractive copy.      ***.      VG+/VG+.       75.00       

10068    HARTLEY,   Sir, Harold, F.R.S.    The Royal Society, Its Origins and Founders    The Royal Society    1960      First edition.     Narrow 4to.  ix, 276pp.  29 bw plates.   Plum cloth, gilt emblem to front, titles gilt to spine.  Red dw, titles black and white to front and spine, not price clipped (35/- ).   Covers have patchy fading along edges.  Dw 0.5cm chips top of spine, slight rubbing top corners, browning to rear,  2cm tear centre of front,  and bottom of spine.  Contents clean and tight.  VG/VG    35.00       

10597    Hartree, D R ( F.R.S. )    Numerical Analysis    Oxford At The University Press    1955    2nd edition.     Narrow 4to.     xiv + 267+ (1)pp.      Publisher’s plain blue cloth covers, gilt lettering + Publisher’s cartouche on spine.        Pale printed dw, blue lettering, price clipped.        Original white eps.     Covers : very slight 0.1cm shelf knock bottom corner of spine+ rear edge.      Dw : tiny chip top of spine, light crimp along front top edge, rubs top corners else clean.     Contents : slight browning to eps else very clean, tight & unfoxed.        Clean tight copy.    VG+/VG.    60.00       

10264    Hartree, D R ( F.R.S. )    Numerical Analysis    Oxford At The Clarendon Press    1958    2nd edition.     Large wide 8vo.    xvi + 302 + (2).       Numerous diagrams in text.      Publisher’s plain blue cloth, gilt lettering + band + Publisher’s cartouche on spine.       White eps.    Blacked our signature fep.     Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine, spine very slight fade, very slight rubs spine edges.   Contents : clean, tight & unfoxed.   VG.           75.00       

10069    HATTON,  E ,    Gent       The Merchant’s Magazine  or  Trades-man’s Treasury    Containing Arithmetick, Merchant’s Accompts, Book-keeping etc    Printed by J.M. for  Chr Coningsby at The Golden Turks Head and Ink Bottle, nr. St. Dunstan’s Church in Fleet street       1701     Fourth edition corrected and improved.     Wide 8vo. xxvi, 258 + 2pp.   Bw eng portrait frontis of author.  Contains nine contemporary  full page inserts, in copperplate, of practise examples of the different arithmetick methods.  These are framed with ink decorative borders and small drawings.    Brown contemporary stamped, panelled calf , raised bands to spine with stamped cartouche and 1701, titles gilt to red label.   Spine relaid and eps replaced at some time.  Lacks possible half title.    Edges slight rubbed, corners bumped, rear cover 1 x 3cm chip to calf exposing board.   Slight browning to pages.  **.        Attractive  book.  VG    750.00       

10602    Hawney, William ( philomath ) & Harris, John ( F.R.S., recommended by )    The Complete Measurer Or The Whole Art Of Measuring  In Two Parts       The First Part Teaching Decimal Arithmetic With The Extraction Of Square And Cube Roots      The Second Part Teaching To Measure All Sorts Of Surfaces And Solids  And Some Practical Questions + NEW APPENDIX Of 1 Gauging  2 Of Land Measure     ORIGINAL LEATHER BINDING WITH NEW LEATHER SPINE + ORIGINAL RED LEATHER LABEL    J Knapton & C Hitch & L Hawes & John Rivington & J Fletcher & J Ward & P Davey & & B Law & S Crowde & T Longman & C Ware     London    1759    10th edition but 1st edition thus.    12mo.    ix + (3) + 233pp.     Contemporary full tan leather binding, gilt line around edges on front.    New matching leather spine with raised gilt bands, original red leather label with gilt lettering stuck down on spine.     New cream eps.     Small 2cm library stamp + pencil serial number along top of rear of title page - NO OTHER LIBRARY STAMPS OR MARKS.     4 x old 4 - line tiny copperplate ink very neat scholarly notes in margins.    Covers : rubs to corners, 1cm heavy scuff through top leather to board on front but now tight and attractive.     Spine : fine.   Contents : 4 x old tiny copperplate ink very scholarly 4 - line notes in margins, a few dust marks, one small fox mark else very clean & tight & unfoxed.    Clean tight copy.      VG.    350.00       

10292    Hayes, Richard    Interest At One View Calculated To A Farthing At . For £1000 To £1 For 1 Day To 96 Days And For 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11 And 12 Months.        With Rules And Examples To Cast Up Interest At Any Rate By The Said Tables    Printed By Assignment From The Executors Of G Keith For J Johnston St Paul’s Churchyard And G & J Robinson  Paternoster Square           By J Crowder & S Hemsted  Warwick Square  London    1803    20th edition corrected.     Large 16mo.    340pp.       Contemporary full leather binding, gilt bands on spine.        Original white eps.       Covers : 1 x 2cm loss leather on rear board, top/bottom spine & corners rubbed, hinges extremely tender.       0.5cm loss top/bottom of spine, spine & corners rubbed.      Contents : clean & very tight.     G+/VG cover & contents.           175.00       

10344    Heath, Thomas L ( Sir, K.C.B., K.C.V.O., F.R.S. )    A Manual Of Greek Mathematics    Oxford At The university Press    1931    1st edition.     Large 8vo.       xvi + 552pp.      Publisher’s maroon plain cloth covers, blind band around edges on front, gilt lettering on spine.    Plain beige dw, black lettering, cartouche on spine, not price clipped 15s net.    Original white eps.       Neat pencil dedication on fep 9 will erase ) with date “ 1938 “.    Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knock bottom of spine else bright.       Dw : heavy scuffs along spine edges, rubs top/bottom of spine, covers bright.       Contents : very clean & tight. & unfoxed.     Bright attractive copy.    ***.     F- /VG.       250.00       

10071    HERALD,  George W   and   RADIN,  Edward D    The Big Wheel    Monte Carlo’s Oppulent Century    William Morrow & Co    1963       First edition.     Large.8vo. x, 247pp.   Bw frontis plus 49 illustrations in text.   Green and white cloth covers, white spine.  Titles white to front, red to spine.  Green dw with picture of roulette wheel, titles white and yellow to front and spine, not price clipped ($5.95).   Dw has 0.5cm chip top of spine, 1cm creases ends of spine, two 5cm creases on rear, two 5cm creases on front, edges slight rubbed. F/VG.         25.00       

10369    Herald, George G & Radin, Edward D    The Big Wheel    Monte Carlo’s Opulent Century    William Morrow & Co New York    1963    1st edition.     Large 8vo.       viii + (2) + 147 + (1)pp.      Colour frontis + numerous bw photo plates.    Publisher’s cloth covers, red lettering on cream spine, white lettering on cream & green front.     Green colour pictorial dw, yellow & white lettering,  roulette wheel on front, not price clipped $5.95.     Red eps.        Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knock bottom of spine else bright.       Dw : 2cm chip front top edge, 2cm scratch front top corner, slight fade to spine.        Contents : very clean & tight. & unfoxed.     F- /VG.       25.00       

10350    Hirschberg, Arthur    Can You Solve It       A Book Of Puzzles And Problems    Hutchinson & Co ( Publishers ) Ltd    London    circa 1920?    1st edition.     8vo.      288pp. Publisher’s red plain cloth covers, black lettering on spine, black band around edges on front.        Original white eps.    Covers : fade to spine, bump front top corner, slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine.       Contents :  very clean & tight. & unfoxed.     ***.     VG.       125.00       

10565    Hoare, C A R & Elliott, Roger ( F.R.S. )  & Kung, H T & Vallant, L G & Hey, A J G & Fox, G C & Clements, E & Elliot, C J & Wallace, D J & Overill, R E & Wilkes, M V ( F.R.S. )       Solving Scientific Problems On Multiprocessors    A Discussion     Philosophical Transactions Of The Royal Society    A  Volume 326 Pages 355 - 499 Number 1591    24 September 1988    The Royal Society   London    1988    1st edition.     Large 4to.     355 to 499 + (1) + (2)pp.     Publishers pale green printed paper wrappers, black lettering on front & spine.    Slight fade to covers else very clean &  tight & unfoxed.       Bright attractive copy.     F-.    125.00       

10595    Hoare, Charles ( C.E. )    The Slide Rule And How To Use It ( With A Specimen Slide Rule )    The Technical Press Ltd  London    1953    22nd impression.       12mo.      vi + 104pp.     Publisher’s light red cloth covers, white lettering on front & spine.    P{ale blue dw, blue lettering on front & spine, slide rule on front, not clipped.    Original white eps.     White card slide rule, cotton supports to slider, black numbering.         Covers : bright.   Dw : foxed, slight rubs top/bottom spine, else very clean & tight & unfoxed.     Foxed dw else bright attractive copy     F/VG-/F covers & dw & slide rule.    65.00       

10072    HOBBES,   Thomas    Leviathan or the Matter, Forme and Power of a Commonwealth Ecclesiastical and Civil    Basil Blackwell Oxford    c1950    8vo. lxvi, 468pp.  Green cloth, titles gilt to spine.  Cream dw, titles black to front and spine, price clipped.  Bookplate to pastedown and original owner’s sig to ffep.   Very faint 2cm knock front cover.  Dw slight folded over top edge, 1cm chip top of spine, spine slight foxed and darkening, faint finger marks all over.  F-/VG    30.00       

10240    Hobson, E W    A Treatise On Plane Trigonometry    Cambridge At The University Press    1897    2nd edition.     narrow 4to.     xv+ (1) + 360.        Numerous diagrams in text.   Publisher’s green dimpled cloth covers, 2 black bands around edges on front, gilt lettering + black bands + publisher’s cartouche on spine.    Original white eps.      White eps.      Tiny 0.5 x 2cm bookseller’s stamp inside front cover at top “ Deighton Bell Cambridge “.      Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine + top corners, slight rub bottom corner.      Contents : a few fox marks to outside edges of pages, else clean & tight.        VG.           145.00       

10251    Hobson, E W ( Sc.D., LL.D., F.R.S. )    Squaring The Circle     A History Of The Problem    Cambridge At The University Press    1913    First edition.     Large 8vo.     x + 57 + (3)pp.     Contemporary full tan leather binding, School crest o+ double bands around edges on front, raised gilt band around edges on front, raised gilt bands + motifs between + gilt titles on spine.    Brown marble eps.   Oundle School prize label stuck down inside front cover  “ Mathematics Prize F B Levetus July 1927 “.       Covers : 4 x 1cm heavy dark stain front edge, very slight rubs top/bottom spine & corners, very slight bow.           Contents :  very clean, tight & unfoxed.     Very interesting topic   VG.       : www.deighton    195.00       

10424    Hodginson, Eaton    A Essay On The Transverse Strain And Strength Of Materials In Which It Is Endeavoured To improve The Existing Theories On This subject.          From The Memoirs Of The Literary & philosophical Society Of Manchester    Vol 4th    New Series    Read 22nd Mrch 1822    With New Parts Added Since The paper was First Read      Printed For The Author By The Executors Of S Russell  Deansgate    1824    1st edition.      12mo.     66pp + 3 section fold out plate at rear containg 9 figures.       New green marble paper covers, new eps.      Contents : slight browning to some pages, a few occasional fox marks,m one page small corner part repaired  else clean & very tight.      ***.     F-/VG cover & contents.    450.00       

10507    Holliday, F G    Manual Of Stationary, Office Machines And Equipment    The British Stationery And Office Equipment Association   Wimpole Street   London    1968    1st edition.       8vo.     xxxi + (1) + 1034pp.       Bw frontis + numerous illustrations in text.       Publisher’s plain red cloth covers, gilt lettering + cartouche on spine.      Red printed dw, bw lettering, not price clipped 84/- net.     Original white eps.    Small neat ink signature + date “ 21/4/70 “ on fep.        Covers : slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine else bright.      dw : 3 x 1cm loss front top corner, 7cm closed tear front top edge, heavy rubs top of spine + bottom corners.      Contents :   very clean & tight & unfoxed.      ***.     F-/VG-.    240.00       

10074    HOOD,  Tom, (the late)    and his Sister    Excursions into Puzzledom   A Book of Charades, Acrostics, Enigmas, Conundrums etc     Strahan & Co Ltd    1879      First edition.   8vo. 420 + 4pp.    Numerous bw illustrations in text.     Blue decorative cloth stamped black and gilt, titles gilt to front and spine.    Yellow eps.     Small faint Bookseller’s stamp on rep.  0.5cm light spot on front, another on rear.  Spine slight darkening, ends and corners very slight rubbed.     Front inner hinge detaching just after tp, rear hinge detaching.    2cm loss from top of title page  ( no loss to text).   Clean and tight copy.  *.  VG    120.00       

10416    Hoppus, E    Hoppus’s Practical Measurer Or Measuring Made Easy To The Meanest Capacity By A New Set Of Tables Which Shew At Sight The Solid Content Of Any Piece Of Timber, Stone Etc Either Square, Round Or Unequal - sided, And The Value Of Any Price Per Foot Cubed Also Etc.    John Smith  London    circa 1890?    Half width 12mo.      xl +205 + (1)pp.       3 section fold out frontis.      Publisher’s green cloth covers, blind stamped gothic floral decoration + lettering to front & rear, gilt lettering on spine.       Marbled page edges. Original white eps.     Covers :  rubs top/bottom of spine + corners but bright.    Contents : browning to eps else  very clean & tight & unfoxed.      Bright attractive copy.    ***.          VG.    145.00       

10417    Hoppus, E    Hoppus’s Practical Measurer Or Measuring Made Easy To The Meanest Capacity By A New Set Of Tables Which Shew At Sight The Solid Content Of Any Piece Of Timber, Stone Etc Either Square, Round Or Unequal - sided, And The Value Of Any Price Per Foot Cubed Also Etc.    W Nicholson & Sons  London    circa 1890?    Half width 12mo.      (2) + 240pp.       3 section fold out frontis.      Publisher’s red cloth covers, blind stamped gothic floral decoration + lettering to front & rear, gilt lettering on spine.       Original white eps.     Marbled page edges. Covers :  slight rubs top/bottom of spine but bright.    Contents : browning to eps else  very clean & tight & unfoxed.      Bright attractive copy.    ***.          VG.    145.00       

10414    Hoppus, E    Hoppus’s Practical Measurer Or Measuring Made Easy To The Meanest Capacity By A New Set Of Tables Which Show At Sight The Solid Content Of Any Piece Of Timber, Stone Etc Either Square, Round Or Unequal - sided, And The Value Of Any Price Per Foot Cubed Also Etc.    Oliver & Boyd  Edinburgh    circa 1890?    Half width large 12mo.      xl +196 + (2)pp.       3 section fold out frontis.      Publisher’s red cloth covers, blind stamped art nouveau decoration to front & rear, gilt lettering on front & spine.       Original white eps.      Neat ink signature + “ Stainton 1891 “ inside front cover and repeated on fep.       Covers : rubs top/bottom of spine & corners but bright.    Contents : slight foxing to prelims else  very clean & tight & unfoxed.      Bright attractive copy.    ***.          VG.    125.00       

10415    Hoppus, E    Hoppus’s Practical Measurer Or Measuring Made Easy To The Meanest Capacity By A New Set Of Tables Which Show At Sight The Solid Content Of Any Piece Of Timber, Stone Etc Either Square, Round Or Unequal - sided, And The Value Of Any Price Per Foot Cubed Also Etc.    Oliver & Boyd  Edinburgh    circa 1890?    Half width 8vo.      xl +196pp.       3 section fold out frontis.      Publisher’s red cloth covers, blind stamped art nouveau decoration to front & rear, gilt lettering on front & spine.       Original white eps.     Covers : book slight lean, heavy rub top of spine & corners but bright.    Contents : browning to eps else  very clean & tight & unfoxed.      Bright attractive copy.    ***.          VG.    125.00       

10413    Hoppus, E    Practical Measuring Made Easy By A New Set Of Tables Which Show At Sight The Solid Or Superficial Content ( And Consequently The Valoe ) Of Any Piece Of Squared Or Round Timber, Be It Standing Or Felled; Also Of Stone, Board, Glass Etc, Made Use Of In The Erecting Or repair Of Any Building Etc.    John & Charles Mozely  Derby    circa 1840?    reprinted from Crosby’s York edition.     Half width 8vo.      (8)+ lvi +235 + (1)pp.  3 section fold out frontis.      Contemporary full brown leather binding, gilt bands + lettering on spine.        Original white eps.      Covers : 2cm scuff bottom of spine, heavy rub top of spine, rubs along edges but attractive.      Contents : slight foxing to leading outside edge of pages  and to edge of Preface else very clean & tight & unfoxed.      Bright attractive copy.    VG.    145.00       

10268    Houlden, B T ( editor ) & Operational Research Group Of National Coal Board    Some Techniques Of Operational Research    The English Universities Press Ltd    London    1962    1st edition.     Large 8vo.    x + 153 + (5)pp.       Publisher’s light blue cloth covers,red lettering on spine, blind Publisher’s cartouche on front.    Brown printed dw, white lettering, not price clipped 21/- net.           White eps.     Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knocks bottom of spine + front top corner + rear bottom corner.     Dw : slight knock top of spine.    Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.       VG+/VG+.           65.00       

10375    Hudson, Cyril ( chairman )    Gambling      An Ethical Discussion      A Report Of The Social And Industrial Commission Of The Church Assembly    Church Information Board   London    1950    1st edition.     large 8vo.       70 + (2)pp.     Publisher’s beige mottled soft card covers, red lettering on front.         White eps.        Two staple hinges through.     Neat ink correction to pamphlet title ( “ era ‘with “ God ‘ crossed through ).      Hinges rusting with offsetting to paper, feint foxing to title page else  else very clean & tight.      But for the rusting, a bright attractive copy.     VG+.       20.00       

10222    Huff, Darrell & Caroline ( illustrator )    Score      The Strategy Of Taking Tests    Victor Gollancz Ltd  London    1962    Tenth  edition.     Large 8vo.     ix + (1) + 148 + (2)pp.      Publisher’s red plain cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.     Yellow pictorial dw, red lettering, bw drawing man sitting on chair looking at huge letter E pinned up on wall with man in white coat and head mirror looking on on front, not price clipped 15/- net.       White eps.      Dw : 1cm closed tear top of spine, slight crease front top edge near spine.       Contents : clean, tight & unfoxed.    Bright copy.   VG+/VG+.           45.00       

10596    Hutton, Charles  ( LL.D., F.R.S. )    A Treatise On Mensuration Both In Theory And Practice    F C & J Rivington, G Wilkie And J Robinson, J Walker, Scratched & Letterman, Longmann Hurst Rees, Orme & Browne, Crosby & Co, C Law, Lackington, Allen & Co, J Richardson, R Scholely, L B Seeley, J Murray, R Baldwin, J Johnson & Co, And G Robinson    1812    4th edition with many additions.     large 8vo.     xvi + 530pp.    Engraved crest dedication page.      Modern tan half leather, brown marbled boards, raised bands + red leather label with gilt lettering on spine.    New white  eps.   Red outer pages edges.     Covers : clean & tight.       Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.      Bright attractive copy.    VG+/VG+ cover & contents.    350.00       

10371    Hyman, Anthony & Lewis, John ( editor )    The Computer In Design    Studio Vista  London    1973    1st edition thus.     Square 8vo.       111 + (1)pp.      Numerous bw photos.    Publisher’s plain green cloth covers,silver lettering on spine.      Black colour pictorial dw, white lettering, photo wooden round thing presumably made by computer control on front, not price clipped £2.25 net.        Original white eps.       Very small 0.2cm shelf knock top of spine else  Bright attractive copy.    ***.      F-/F.       195.00       

10356    Hyman, Anthony ( edited )    Charles Babbage  Pioneer Of The Computer    Princeton University Press   Princeton    1989    2nd edition.     Narrow 4to.       xi + (5) + 287 + (1)pp.       Bw  portrait frontis + numerous bw photo plates.      Publisher’s green cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.        Green dw, green & white lettering, outline portrait on front, not clipped £12.60 net.     Original white eps.        Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine.    Dw : bright.         Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed .        F-/F-.       25.00       

10357    Hyman, Anthony ( edited )    Science And Reform   Selected Works Of Charles Babbage    Cambridge University Press   Cambridge     1989    1st edition.     Narrow 4to.       vii + (1) + 356pp.       Publisher’s pale blue cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.        White dw, brown & blue lettering, bw engraved portrait on front, not clipped.     Original white eps.        Covers : very slight knock top/bottom of spine.    Dw : slight browning along edges.         Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed .        F-/VG+.       55.00       

10605    Ince,. E L ( D.Sc. )    Integration Of Ordinary Differential Equations    Oliver & Boyd Ltd    Edinburgh    1944    3rd edition.    12mo.   viii + 146pp.  Publisher’s blue cloth covers, gilt lettering on front & spine, gilt cartouche on front.       Pale blue dw, blue lettering, logo on front, not price clipped 5/- net.        Original white eps.     Attractive small 2cm bookseller’s ticket inside front cover.     Signature on fep.     Covers : very slight 0,1cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine, else very clean.    Dw : rub top of spine, else very clean.    Contents :  very clean & tight & unfoxed.     Bright attractive copy.      VG+/VG+.    25.00       

10519    Jarvis, Thomas & Burness, William    The Farmer’s Harvest Companion And The Gentleman’s Assistant    George Routledge & Sons  London    circa 1850?    1st edition thus, considerably enlarged by William Burness.      12mo.     224pp.     Contemporary green cloth covers,  red leather spine, gilt lettering on front & spine.         Original yellow eps.         Covers : heavy rubbing to top/bottom of spine, rubs to corners.     Contents : very slight foxing to title page feint browning to pages else very clean & tight.     Very tight copy.      VG-.    85.00       

10079    JEANS,   Sir, James    The Mysterious Universe            Cambridge at The University Press    1930     First edition.   8vo. ix, 165pp.  Bw photo frontis plus one other plate.    Blue cloth, titles gilt to spine.    Cream dw, titles black, not price clipped (3/6 net).    Spine darkening, covers rubbed and slight grubby.  Dw  horizontally folded once, 1cm tear bottom front edge, ends of spine slight rubbed.   Dw  is bright.  G/VG+    45.00       

10078    JEANS,   Sir, James    The Stars in Their Courses    Cambridge at The University Press    1931     First edition.     8vo. xi, 188pp.    46 bw photo plates plus 2 fold-out star maps.   Blue cloth, titles gilt to spine.   Spine darkening.  0.5cm bump rear bottom corner, patchy fading on edges, some pages dusty (may remove). VG-    25.00       

10080    JEANS,   Sir. James    Growth of Physical Science    Cambridge at The University Press    1947    First edition.     8vo. x, 364pp.    13 bw photo, plates.   Plum cloth, titles gilt to spine.  Spine slight fading, 1cm rub front lower edge.  Clean, tight copy. VG+ £35.00    35.00       

10256    Jeans, J H ( M.A., F.R.S. )    The Mathematical Theory Of Electricity And Magnetism    Cambridge At The University Press    1911    2nd edition.     Tall narrow 4to.    vi + (2) + 584pp.      Numerous formulae in text.     Publisher’s blue cloth covers, gilt lettering + Publisher’s cartouche on spine, blind band around edges.         White eps.      “ Small white label stuck down on fep with neat ink signature “ W D Larrett.  Christ Coll.  Cambridge “  &  “ Michaelmas Term 1913 “ written at corner.         Covers : 1cm snag in cloth bottom corner, rubs top/bottom of spine & corners, slight rubs edges of spine, faint surface patchy fade marks.           Contents : a few light pencil ticks to questions else clean, tight & unfoxed.     VG-.           280.00       

10394    Jeans, James ( O.M., F.R.S. )    The Astronomical Horizon    The Philip Maurice Deneke Lecture 1944    Price 2s 6d net    Oxford University Press    1946    2nd edition.       Large 8vo.      23 + (1)pp.    8 photo plates.             Publisher’s plain green soft card wrappers, blue lettering on front .    Cotton ties through.     Covers : browned along edges, top/bottom slight crease where cover overlaps pages.         Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.         Attractive copy.           VG.    45.00       

10305    Jeans, James ( Sir, O.M., F.R.S.  )    An Introduction To The Kinetic Theory Of Gases    Cambridge At The University Press    1940    1st edition.     Large 8vo.    viii + 311 + (1)pp.       Publisher’s plain burgundy cloth covers, gilt lettering + cartouche on spine.        Pale green printed dw, green lettering on front & spine, price clipped.       White eps.     Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine + front bottom edge, slight crimps in cloth on rear.       Dw :  rub top of spine + front bottom corner along 3cm of fold, slight browning to spine.         Contents : faint browning else very clean, tight & unfoxed.      Bright attractive copy.        VG+/VG.    240.00       

10081    JEFFERY,   George B   F.R.S.    The Unity of Knowledge   Some Reflections on the Universities of Cambridge and London    Cambridge at The University Press    1950    First edition.     The Third Arthur Stanley Memorial Lecture.  1 November 1949.   Large 12mo. 71pp.     Grey paper covers, titles green to  front and along spine.  Bookseller’s ticket 4/6 net on fold-in.  ‘Revised Prices on Application’  ink stamp on rear. Fading to edges. F-    30.00       

10202    Jeffreys, Harold    Operational Methods In Mathematical Physics    Cambridge University Press  London    1931    2nd edition.       Large 8vo.    117 + (3)pp.      Publisher’s printed white soft card covers, black  lettering + cartouche on front.      Neat ink signature + date “ May 1931 “ front top corner.     Covers : 2cm loss bottom of spine, 6cm split front cover at hinge ( no loss ), slight grubbiness.       Contents : clean, tight & unfoxed.       G+/VG cover & contents.            75.00       

10270    Jeffreys, Harold    Operational Methods In Operational Physics    Cambridge Tracts In Mathematics And Mathematical physics  No 23    Cambridge University Press  London    1931    2nd edition.     Soft covers.     Large 8vo.    vi + (2)  + 117 + (3)pp.       Publisher’s cream printed soft card covers, black lettering including “ Price 6s 6d net “  + Publisher’s cartouche on front.       Neat ink signature & date “ May 1937 “ front top corner.        Covers : 7cm closed tear front bottom at hinge, 2cm loss bottom of spine, spine rubbed, slight fingering.     Contents : clean, tight & unfoxed.       VG-.           65.00       

10082    JEVONS,  W Stanley    The Principles of Science     A Treatise on Logic and Scientific Method    Macmillan &   Co       1879    Third edition.     Small 8vo. xliv, 786 + 1pp.   Bw eng of  ‘The Logical Machine’ as frontis.     Brown dimpled cloth with blind stamped bands to margins, titles gilt to spine.   Black eps.   Neat ink sig on half title.  Several pages have light pencil underlinings and some pencil comments, otherwise clean, tight copy. VG    150.00       

10084    JONES,   J Philip     Gambling Yesterday and Today               David & Charles    1973    First edition, not price clipped (£3.25 net).     Large 8vo. 192pp.     23 bw illustrations.     Red cloth, titles gilt to spine.  Red decorative dw, titles white to front and spine.   Rear top corner 0.3cm bump.  F-/F    25.00       

10231    Kasner, Edward & Newman, James    Mathematics And The Imagination    G Bell & Sons Ltd  London    1949    1st edition.      Large 8vo.     xiv + 380 + (4)pp.   Numerous diagrams in text.   Publisher’s orange plain cloth covers, silver lettering on spine.      Blue pictorial dw, blue crossed scimitars shape on front, white lettering, not price clipped 45s net.   White eps.    Covers : faint shelf knocks top/bottom of spine + front edge.    Dw : bright.    Contents : foxing to outside edge of pages at rear, slight browning to eps else clean & tight.    Bright attractive copy.   VG+/F-.           15.00       

10226    Keay, Fred & Robertson, Andrew B ( editor )    The Numerate Manager    Studies In Management No 4    George Allen & Unwin Ltd    1969    1st  edition.    Large 8vo.     225 + (3)pp.    Publisher’s green plain cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.         Green printed dw, bw lettering + 2 white stripes across front, not price clipped 42s net.        White eps.       Covers : slight shelf knock bottom corner of spine.  Dw : slight rub front top corner + top of spine.     Contents : clean, tight & unfoxed.    F-/VG+.           45.00       

10583    Kelvin, Lord ( LL.D., D.C.I., F.R.S. ) & Tait, Peter Guthrie ( M.A. )    Elements Of Natural Philosophy    Cambridge At The University Press    1894    New edition, dated on title page.    Large 8vo.     vi + (2) + 295 + (1)pp.      Numerous diagrams in text.    Publisher’s green cloth clovers, gilt lettering + Publisher's cartouche on spine, blind lozenge + double line around edges on front.     Original white eps.   Neat signature on fep.    Covers : slight 0.1cm shelf knocks/rubs top/bottom of spine + corners.   Contents : faint browning to pages else very clean & tight & unfoxed.   Tight clean copy.     VG.    175.00       

10085    KENDALL,   P M H    and   THOMAS,   G M                      Mathematical Puzzles for the Connoisseur    Charles Griffin & Co Ltd    1962    First edition.      Large 8vo.viii, 162pp.   Numerous bw illustrations in text.    Green cloth, titles gilt to spine.  Green  decorative dw, white and black, not price clipped (25s. net).     Bumps to ends of spine and small knock front lower corner.   Dw has 2cm tear lower rear edge, very slight rubbing ends of spine and front top edge.  VG+/VG+    85.00       

10343    Keynes, John Maynard    Treatise Of Probability    Macmillan  & Co Ltd  London    1929    2nd edition.     narrow 4to.      xvi + 275 + (1)pp.  Publisher’s  plain brown cloth covers, gilt lettering + bands on spine, blind bands on front.        Beige plain dw, blue lettering + blue cartouche on front + spine, not price clipped 18/- net.    Original white eps.    Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knock bottom of spine else bright.       Dw : 0.2cm loss top of spine + front top corner else bright.      Contents :  very clean & tight. & unfoxed.     Bright attractive copy.   ***.     F-/VG+.       650.00       

10603    King, Thomas ( Prof. )    King’s Explanatory Art Of Reckoning   Shortest Quickest And Best Methods Of business Calculations  Useful Tables etc    The Best Collection Of Arithmetical Problems Ever Published   Adapted For Clerks  Book- keepers accountants Merchants Tradesmen Students Etc    Thomas King    circa 1900?    Entirely new edition.    12mo.   (2) + 112pp including bw photo portrait frontis.      Publisher’s dark cream paper covered boards, red cloth spine, black lettering + royal crest all with double black line frame on front.     Original white rear ep, front end paper torn out.     Rounded corners.      Covers : 2 very small marks rear else very clean.    Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.     Clean tight copy lacking front end paper.      VG.    45.00       

10542    Koziakin, Vladimir    Mazes    Pan Books Ltd     London    1971    1st edition.       Softback.     Square 8vo.     Unpaginated but circa 96pp including answers at rear.            Publisher’s colour pictorial soft card covers, orange green & white lettering on front & spine, wrap around white maze with orange route marked on front & rear, UK 40p printed on rear.    Covers : faint rubs corners else bright.   Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.      VG+.    25.00       

10086    KRAITCHIK,   Maurice         Mathematical Recreations          George Allen & Unwin Ltd    1944      Third impression.      Large 8vo. 328pp.     Numerous illustrations in text.   Red cloth, titles gilt to spine.    Red, yellow, black and white dw with pictures of mathematical sphere, chessboard, playing cards and dominoes to front and spine.  Titles white and black to front and spine, price clipped.     Neat owner’s sig and  1st Jan 1945 on ffep.     Dw has 1cm chip front top edge and front lower corner, heavy rub rear top edge and bottom of spine, 1 x 2cm mark on rear, slight browning.  VG+/VG    30.00       

10333    Kraitchik,   Maurice         Mathematical Recreations          George Allen & Unwin Ltd  London    1948     1st edition.      Large 8vo.      328pp.     Numerous illustrations in text.      Publisher’s red cloth covers, titles gilt to spine.    Red, yellow, black and white pictorial dw, pictures of mathematical sphere, chessboard, playing cards and dominoes to front and spine, titles white and black to front and spine, price clipped.    Original white eps.      Covers : slight knock front bottom corner, very slight 0.1cm shelf knock bottom of spine else bright.     Dw : very slight rub bottom of spine else bright.     Contents : clean, tight & unfoxed.     Bright attractive copy.   ***.  VG+/VG+    175.00       

10336    Laffin, John    Codes And Ciphers  Secret Writing Through The Ages    Abelard - Schuman     London    1964    1st edition.     8vo.       ix + (1)+ 133 + (1)pp.      Numerous bw diagrams.    Publisher’s red cloth covers, silver lettering on spine.      White colour pictorial dw, black & red lettering, 6 different examples on front in orange/red/grey areas, not price clipped 13s 6d net.     Original white eps.        Small neat name on fep,     Covers : bright.       Dw : slight browning to spine, very faint foxing.       Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.      F- /VG.       55.00       

10316    Lam, Louis    Be Deceived    Privately Published  Amsterdam  Holland    1939    1st edition.     8vo.       27 + (1)pp.       Bw portrait frontis.        Publisher’s pale blue plain soft card covers, blue lettering within double blue frame on front.         Two staple hinges through.       Covers : very light vertical fold, slight browning around edges, slight dusty shelf marks, slight rusting to hinges.       Contents : slight browning else very clean, tight & unfoxed .        ***.     VG-.    95.00       

10241    Land, Frank    The Language Of Mathematics    John Murray  London    1960    1st edition.    4to.     (8) +  264pp.        Numerous diagrams in text in black, white & orange.   Publisher’s orange/brown pictorial cloth covers, white lettering on front & spine, black shell + group of people standing under a curve on front.    Dw repeats cover design, not [price clipped 21s net.    White eps.    Neat signature on fep.     Covers : slight 0.2cm shelf knock bottom of spine.     Dw : rubs top/bottom of spine & corners.      Contents : light water(coffee ) stains front leading outside edges of pages else very clean, tight. & unfoxed.        But for the staining, a bright attractive copy.    VG+/VG+.     240.00       

10544    Langley, Eward M ( M.A. )    Solid Geometry Through The Stereoscope    demonstrations Of Some Important Propositions    Underwood & Underwood     London    1981    1st edition.       Softback.     Small 12mo.     42 + (4)pp.       Publisher’s grey plain soft card covers, black lettering + red framing lines on front, 2 staple hinges through.        23 of 25 stereographic cards lacking No 2 + 18.        Original book shape box, sliding top over bottom, black cloth cover, gilt lettering on spine.   Small split along one edge of box.     F/VG/VG book & box & slides.      240.00       

10087    LANKESTER,  Sir, E Ray, F.R.S.           Fireside Science    Selected and Prepared by C.M. Beadnell      Watts & Co    The Thinker’s Library No.41       1934     First thus.     12mo.  xii, 145 + 2pp.    Numerous bw drawings in text.     Brown cloth with Thinker’s Library design to cover, titles black to cover and spine.   Grey dw repeats cover design, not price clipped (one shilling).   Neat one line dedication on ffep, corners very slight turned in, 0.2cm faint mark on rear, slight leaning.  Dw spine browning, small chips ends of spine, 3cm crease rear lower edge. VG+/VG+    25.00       

10352    Lavington, Simon    Early British Computers  The Story Of Vintage Computers And The People Who Built Them    Manchester University Press  Manchester    1989    1st edition.     Narrow 4to.       xi + 139 + (3)pp.       Numerous bw photos in text.      Publisher’s pale blue cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.        Pale blue pictorial dw, white lettering, blue tinted photo computer consul on front, not clipped.     Original white eps.        Bright attractive copy.     ***.   F/F.       175.00       

10089    LEE,   Donovan H           Graphs for Engineers and Architects.           E & F N Spon Ltd    1932      First edition.     4to. vii, 88pp.  Black dimpled cloth,  blind stamped banding to margins and emblem to front cover, titles blind to front and gilt to spine.   Buff dw, titles black to front, not price clipped.    Neat owner’s name and address on pastedown.  Dw has 1cm chip and rubbing front top edge,  shading.  Bright copy.  F/VG+    120.00       

10090    LEWINSOHN,  Richard    Prophets and Prediction   The History of Prophecy from Babylon to Wall Street.     Translated Arnold J. Pomerans         Secker and Warburg    1958    First edition.   Large 8vo. 328pp.  18 bw photo plates.   Green cloth, titles silver to spine.   Multi-coloured dw, titles black  and white, price clipped.   Dedication on ffep.   0.5cm knock rear edge, slight foxing patchy fading to covers.   Edges of dw slight rubbed, rear grubby, edges of pages foxed.   VG+/VG    25.00       

10582    Lin, Shu & Kuo, Franklin F ( editor )    An Introduction To Error Correcting Codes    Computer Applications In Electrical Engineering Series    Prentice Hall Inc  New Jersey    1970    1st edition.     Narrow 4to.     xiv + (2) + 330 + (6)pp.     Numerous bw diagrams in text.      Publisher’s light brown pictorial cloth covers, brown lettering + Publisher’s cartouche on spine, white lettering + huge Publisher’s cartouche on front.    White pictorial dw repeats cover design, black lettering, not clipped.  Original white eps.    Neat signature on fep.    Covers : faint 0.1cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine else bright.    Dw : faint rub top of spine, slight browning.      Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.     Bright attractive copy.    F-/VG+.      350.00       

10091    LIVESLEY,   R K        An Introduction to Automatic Digital Computers    Cambridge at The University Press          1960     Second edition.      8vo. 54pp.  4 bw plates.   Green cloth, titles gilt along spine.  Blind stamped emblem to front.  Black dw with punched card design in white, titles red, not price clipped, (small sticker for 10/6 net).    Owner’s name on ffep.  Dw 2cm tear bottom of spine, lower front edge rubbed, slight browning on rear and dusty marking.  F-/VG+    25.00       

10092    LOCKE,   John    The Works of  John Locke         George Bell & Sons             1875.     Bohn’s Standard Library.   Two volumes in two complete.     Small 8vo.   Vol I -  Portrait frontis + fold-out diagram,  541pp.  Vol II -  vii, 527pp.     Brown half calf, raised gilt decorative bands to spine, titles gilt to matching brown labels.    Marbled boards.  Brown eps with half titles.  Very neat owner’s stamp on eps and half titles.  Covers have slight finger marks.  Vol I has 4 x 4cm corner loss top right of title page.   Vol II has 4 x 4cm corner loss to half title  (no text loss to either).  Clean, tight and attractive copies.  VG+    145.00       

10219    Loney, S L ( M.A. )    The Elements Of Coordinate Geometry    Macmillan And Co Ltd  London    1899    Reprint  edition.     Square 8vo.     ix + (1)  + 416 + xiii + (3)pp.      Contemporary half full tan leather binding, purple ribbed cloth, raised gilt bands + motifs between + black label + gilt titles on spine.    Brown eps.    Lords Commissioners Of the Admiralty prize label inside front cover : J G Budge 1900 “.      Covers : 1cm scuff bottom edge, rubs to corners.       Contents : foxing to first 2 + final 2 pages,0.5cm light ink mark edge 2 pages,  neat pencil poem by Wordsworth written out on final blank else clean, tight & unfoxed.    Bright attractive copy.   VG+.     175.00       

10232    Low, Bevis Brunel ( M.A., A.M.I.Mech.E., A.M.I.A.E. )    Mathematics   A Text book For Technical Students    Longmans green & Co  London    1931    1st edition.      Large 8vo.     vi + (2) + 448pp.   Numerous diagrams in text.   Publisher’s plain blue cloth covers, gilt lettering + gilt bands on spine, blind band around edges + blind title On front.      Beige printed dw, black lettering, not price clipped 12/6 net.   White eps.    Prize label inside front cover “ The Polytechnic School Of Engineering Levin R Rees 1934-35 “.      Covers : shelf knocks bottom of spine, top/bottom corner of spine, slight rub bottom of spine.      Dw : wear top/bottom of spine & corners, 2cm snag on spine, slight grubby shelf marks.    Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.        VG/VG-.           75.00       

10401    Low, David  Allan ( M.Inst.M.E. )    Text - Book Of Practical Solid Or Descriptive Geometry  In Two Parts  Part II    Longmans Green & Co London    1895    6th edition.     Hardback.    8vo.      viii  + 132 + (4)pp including publisher’s list.       Publisher’s  green plain cloth covers, black lettering on front & spine, double black lines along top/bottom edges.    Original cream eps.    Book plate for “ Charles Holland “ stuck down inside front cover.    Single light very small  5 x 3cm school stamp on one page.     Covers : slight bump bottom corners, book slightly bowed, single pin hole top of spine, faint grubby handling marks.     Contents :  slight browning to pages, 1cm mark edge of one page else  very clean & tight. & unfoxed.       ***.    VG.       65.00       

10094    LOWE,   Davil Allan,   M.Inst.M.E.    Text-Book on Practical Solid or Descriptive  Geometry   In Two Parts    Part II                 Longmans Green & Co     1895    Sixth edition.         8vo. viii, 132 + 4pp.   Numerous bw illustrations in text.      Green cloth, titles black to front and spine.   Bookplate of original owner on pastedown.   Book slight bending.   Small bump lower corner, dusty.  Two tiny holes on spine.   VG    85.00       

10095    LUND,  Thomas    A Short and Easy Course of Algebra    Chiefly designed for the use of Junior Classes in Schools      Longmans, Green Reader and Dyer        1870    Eighth  edition.    Small 8vo.  150, xvi, 1pp.    Grey dimpled cloth, blind stamped decorative borders front and rear, titles blind stamped to cover.   Neat original owner’s name, date 1871,  and address on ffep.   Spine has two 2cm tears and heavy rubbing top and bottom.  Corners turned in, covers patchy fading.  Front inner hinge tender, eps browning.  Contents clean and tight.  VG-    125.00       

10411    Magnet, William ( F.L.S. )    The Newtonian System Of Philosophy Explained By Familiar Objects In An Entertaining Manner For The Use Of Young Ladies And Gentlemen With Many Alterations And Additions To Explain The Late New Philosophical Discoveries    Ogilvy And Son  +  Verner & Hood  +  J Walker    Lackington Allen & Co +  Darton & Harvey     London    1798    New improved edition.     16mo.      (6) +137 + (3)pp including “ directions to binder “ & publisher’s list.      Engraved frontis + 4 other plates including “ Mount Vesuvius “.     Contemporary brown leather binding, raised bands on spine, blind freeze around edges.     New eps by professional bindery.        Covers :  detached from spine with slight gap between covers and spine but firmly attached because of the new eps, spine worn at top & bottom but complete, corners/edges scuffed & worn.       Contents : slight browning, a few fox marks but clean & tight.      ***.       G/VG cover & contents.    400.00       

10096    MANSFIELD,   Louis C S    One Hundred Problems in Cipher             Alexander  MacLehose & Co         1936       First edition.      8vo . 223pp.      Mottled emerald green cloth, titles red to front and spine.   Green dw with ciphers on cover, titles red and black, not price clipped  (2/6 net).     0.2cm faint spot on cover.  Dw has fingering marks on rear, spine slight fading and foxed.  A bright copy.    F-/VG+    85.00       

10098    MANSFORD,  Charles    A School Euclid    Being Books I and II of Euclid’s Elements    Joseph Hughes    c1860    Large 12mo. xii, 112pp.  Numerous diagrams in text.   Brown cloth, decoration black to front, titles black to front  ‘1/-’.    Eps carry printed desc of mathematics books by same author.   Neat original owner’s sig on ffep.  Book is bowed, covers grubby, 2cm ink stain on rear edge.  Neat ink notes on final pages. VG-    55.00       

10097    MANSFORD,  Charles    School Arithmetic in Theory and Practice    Hughes & Co    c1878      Small 8vo. vi, 288pp.    Maroon, blind stamped decorative cloth, titles blind to cover, gilt to spine.   Eps give list of mathematical books.  Errata slip tipped in.  Neat owner’s name and date ‘1888’ on ffep, large bookplate to pastedown.  Slight leaning, corners slight turning in, v small spot to rear and fingering marks to covers.  Top of spine slight rubbed.  0.3cm ink spot on front ends of pages, some neat ink workings on ffep. Slight dusty.  VG    95.00       

10558    Marshall, Alfred W ( M.I.Mech.E. ) & Gentry, George    Micrometers Slide Gauges & Callipers      Principles Construction Operation And Use For Fine Mechanical Measurements    Percival Marshall & Co Ltd    London    circa 1930?    1st edition?.       12mo.     80 + (2)pp.       Numerous bw diagrams/photos in text.     Publisher's black pictorial paper covered boards, white lettering + large bw micrometer + white circle with “ 1/6 “ printed inside on front, white spine with black titles.     Publisher’s lists as blue eps.     Covers : very slight rubs corners, slight shelf dust marks rear.    Contents : slight browned else  very clean, tight & unfoxed.       Tight copy.     VG-.     65.00       

10100    MATHEW,  David    Acton   The Formative Years    Eyre & Spottiswoode    1946    1st edition.       Large 8vo.      viii + 196pp.        Bw portrait frontis of John first Lord Acton, plus six other plates in text.         Green cloth, titles gilt to spine.      Fawn dw, navy bands to top and bottom edges and titles navy to front and spine, not price clipped (10s. 6d. net).       Slight bump to top rear corner and bottom of spine.       Foxing to front edge of pages.    Contents clean and tight.     Attractive bright copy.     VG+/F-    75.00       

10101    MAUROIS,   Andre    The Life of Sir Alexander Fleming    Jonathan Cape    1959     Second impression.      Large 8vo. 293pp.   Bw portrait frontis plus 11 photo plates in text.  Blue cloth, blind stamped fleur de lys front, titles gilt to spine.   White dw with bw photos to front, purple band carrying titles in white other titles black, not price clipped  (25s. net).  Small bookseller’s ticket inside cover.   Dec eps.    Rear top edge patchy fading, two v small spots to rear.  Dw heavily rubbed top edge, some marks on front and rear , 1cm chip front bottom corner and 1cm tear rear, spine browning. VG+/G+    15.00       

10275    Maxwell, E A    The Methods Of Plane Projective Geometry Based On The Use Of general Homogeneous Coordinates    Cambridge At The University Press    1942    1st edition.     Large 8vo.    xix + (1) + 230 + (2)pp.         Publisher’s green cloth covers, gilt lettering on  spine.     Beige printed dw, red lettering, not price clipped 12s 6d net.    White eps.          Signature & date “ 1942 “ on fep.  Covers : slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom spine & bottom corners.     Dw : 1cm snags top corners of spine, rub bottom of spine, slight crimp along rear top edge due to overlap.       Contents :  very clean, tight & unfoxed.       Bright attractive copy.   VG+/VG.           145.00       

10589    McDowell, C H ( A.M.I.C.E., M.Insat.F., F.R.G.S. )    A Dictionary Of Mathematics    Cassell  London    1961    1st edition.     Large 8vo.   (6) + 136 + (2)pp.   Publisher’s grey plain cloth covers, silver lettering on spine.   Yellow colour pictorial dw, black lettering on yellow spine, rows of black numbers + black area with white lettering on front, not price clipped 12/6 net.      Original white eps,      Neat initials + date “ 30/5/61 on fep.    Covers : faintest rub bottom of spine else bright.     Dw : very slight shelf dust rear.     Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.    Bright attractive copy.    F-/VG+.    75.00       

10102    McKAY,   Herbert    Odd Numbers or Arithmetic Revisited      Cambridge at The University Press      1940       First edition.    8vo. 215pp.    Cream, red flecked, cloth, titles blue to front in shape of figure 8,  diagonal to spine.  Spine fading, corners slight knocked. VG.    15.00       

10206    McKay, Robt F    The Theory Of Machines    Edward Arnold  London    1915    1st edition.     Large 8vo.     viii + 440 + (8)pp.       Numerous diagrams & illustrations i n text.     Publisher’s plain green cloth covers, gilt lettering + bands on spine, blind bands on front.        White eps.       Light stamp “ Publisher’s File Copy 25194 ( in ink ) “ on title page.      White label stuck down on front “ FILE COPY “.        Covers : book slight lean, very slight shelf knocks top of spine.        Contents : very clean & tight.          Bright attractive copy.  VG+.            125.00       

10220    Millar, J R ( M.E. )    The Elements Of Descriptive Geometry    Macmillan And Co Ltd  London    1899    Third  edition.     Square 8vo.     xiv + 202 + xiii pp.      Contemporary half full tan leather binding, purple ribbed cloth, raised gilt bands + motifs between + black label + gilt titles on spine.    Brown eps.    Lords Commissioners Of the Admiralty prize label inside front cover : J G Budge 1899 “.      Covers : front inner hinge beginning to crack but still sound.    Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.    Bright attractive copy.   F-.           175.00       

10545    Millington, Roger    The Strange World Of The Crossword    M & J Hobbs + Michael Joseph  London    1974    1st edition.      Large 8vo.     190 + (2)pp.     Publisher’s light grey plain cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.          Black pictorial dw, white lettering, large globe made op of black squares on front, not price clipped £3.50 net.        Original white eps.        Faint edge rubs to bw else bright attractive copy.    F-/VG+    24.00       

10105    MILLS,  Geoffrey  and  STANDINGFORD,  Oliver    Office Organization and Method    Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd    1949    First edition.    8vo. x, 326pp.   Numerous bw illustrations of typewriters, adding machines, punched card machines, telephones etc.     Green cloth, titles silver to front and spine.  Buff dw, titles red to front and spine, not price clipped (18/- net).    1cm bump top corners, slight knock bottom corners, 1cm faint spot rear cover.  Dw rubbed top corners and slight turned over at top edge, a few fingering marks on front.  VG+/VG+.    125.00       

10571    Milne Thomson, L M ( C.B.E. )    Russian - English Mathematical Dictionary    Words And Phrases In Pure And Applied Mathematics With Roots And Accents  Arranges For Easy Reference    The University Of Wisconsin    Madison     1962    1st edition.     Narrow 4to.     xiii + (1) + 190 + (1) + (1)pp.     Publishers plain red  cloth covers, gilt lettering on front & spine, Publisher’s logo on spine.      Original white eps.     Covers : faint rubs  top/bottom spine + corners, slight whitish mark along top outside edges ( shelf paint ? )  else bright.       Contents : signature crossed out on fep, small 3cm Bodlein Library cancel on rear ep else very clean &  tight & unfoxed.       No other library marks.         VG.    45.00       

10572    Mitchell, A R    Computational Methods In Partial Differential Equations    John Wiley & Sons Ltd  London    1969    1st edition.     Soft back.    Large 8vo.     xiii + (1) + 255 + (1)pp.     Publishers brown pictorial soft card covers, bw lettering + white circle with reference sphere inside on front, black lettering on white spine, Publisher’s logo on front + spine.   Original white eps.     Covers : 2cm scuff rear where price sticker badly removed, faintest rubs corners else bright.    faint rubs  top/bottom spine + corners, slight whitish mark along top outside edges ( shelf paint ? )  else bright.       Contents : very clean &  tight & unfoxed.        Clean tight copy.         VG+.    75.00       

10204    Moller, C    The Theory Of Relativity    Oxford At The Clarendon Press    1955    2nd UK  edition.     narrow 4to.     xii +  370 + (2)pp.        Publisher’s blue cloth covers, gilt lettering + gilt bands + publisher’s cartouche on spine.    Original white eps.      White eps.      Pale blue printed dw, dark blue lettering, price clipped.      Small 2 x 2cm bookseller’s ticket stamp inside front cover.      Covers : fine.    Dw : 3cm closed tear top of spine, slight rub rear bottom edge.      Contents : very clean & tight.        Bright attractive copy.    F/VG+.            95.00       

10106    MONRO,   Thomas Kirkpatrick, M.A., M.D.        The Physician as Man of Letters Science & Action      Jackson, Wylie & Co  Glasgow        1933.    First edition.   8vo.viii, 212pp.   Maroon cloth, titles gilt to spine.  Grey/blue dw, titles black to front and spine, not price clipped.  Original owner’s sig and date, 1935, to ffep.   Very slight bump base of spine.  Dw slight browning, 1cm chip base of spine, slight rubbing  top of spine and top rear edge.  Text clean.   F-/VG    195.00       

10615    Morgan, Wm ( F.R.S. )     On The Method Of Determining From The Real Probabilities Of Life The Value Of Contigent Reversions In Which Three Lives Are Involved In The Survivorship  XVII p 246       The Philosophical Transactions Of The Royal Society  [  3 PAGE ARTICLE EXTRACTED FROM ABRIDGED JOURNAL PAPER COMPLETE  ]     C And R Baldwin   Blackfriars  London ( printers )    1791

    1st edition extracted from  Abridged volume of papers.    Softback.    4to.     72 - 74pp.     White paper with black lettering.      Binding marks on inside edge ( could be trimmed) , trail of previous paper at start, prelim of subsequent paper at trail else very clean & unfoxed.     VG.      75.00       

10616    Morgan, Wm ( F.R.S. ) )    On The Method Of Determining From The Real Probabilities Of Life The Value Of Contingent Reversions In Which Three Lives Are Involved In The Survivorship  XVII p 223       The Philosophical Transactions Of The Royal Society  [  6 PAGE ARTICLE EXTRACTED FROM ABRIDGED JOURNAL PAPER COMPLETE  ]     C And R Baldwin   Blackfriars  London ( printers )    1791

    1st edition extracted from  Abridged volume of papers.    Softback.    4to.     417 - 422pp including 2 full page tables.     White paper with black lettering.      Binding marks on inside edge ( could be trimmed), small browning spot rear page at bottom not affecting this paper, trail of previous paper at start, prelim of subsequent paper at trail else very clean & unfoxed.     VG.      75.00       

10400    Moritz, Robert Edouard    On Mathematics And Mathematicians ( Formerly Titled Memorabilia Mathematica Or The Philomath’s Quotation Book )    Blackie & Sons Ltd  London    1958    Reprint but 1st edition thus.     Softback.    Large 8vo.      vii + (7) + 410 + 15 + (1)pp including publisher’s list.       Publisher’s  blue colour pictorial soft card covers, white lettering on spine, treble blind lines around edges on front & spine, yellow illustrations 2 men + old instrument + abacus + seated metal lion + “ $1.95 “  on front.        Covers : spine edges slight rubs, spine slight darkening, very light crease front top corner.       Contents :  slight browning to pages, 1cm mark edge of one page else  very clean & tight. & unfoxed.       VG-.       25.00       

10340    Murray - Shelley, Richard    Computer Programming    Teach yourself Books    Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd   London    1967    1st edition.     Small 8vo.       224pp.      Bw  photo frontis + numerous diagrams in text.    Publisher’spale bloe blind stamped cloth covers, black label area with silver lettering + black & silver cartouche on spine.        Yellow & black partitioned dw, yellow * black lettering + cartouche, price clipped.    White eps.        Covers : very slight 0.1cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine else bright.    Dw : bright.       Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.      ***.      F-/F.       45.00       

10243    Mytton - Davies, peter    A Display Dynamics    Blandford Press  London    1964    1st edition.    Narrow  4to.    148pp.        Numerous diagrams in text in black, white & orange.     Publisher’s maroon plain cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine      Pink pictorial dw, bw lettering, illustration 3 white pyramid projections above sold pyramids on front, not price clipped 25s net.    White eps.        Covers : faint 0.1cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine.     Dw :slight rub top of spine.       Contents : very clean, tight. & unfoxed.       VG+/VG+.           175.00       

10515    Naish, J L ( B.A. )    An Introduction To the Use Of the Tellurion Globe  ( Preceded By A Description Of The Instrument )       Including Rules For the Analysis And Composition Of the Total Equation Of Time By Mechanical Means Alone, With Numerous Directions For Solving Astronomical Questions And Obtaining Facsimile Illustrations Thereof,  According to Natural Principles            The Whole Being Designed To Impart Without the Aid Of Mathematics, A Sound General Knowledge Of Geographical Astronomy    James Wyld     Charing Cross     London    1986    1st edition.       4to.     62 + (4)pp.    Bw frontis plate rear of title page.     Publisher’s plain red blind stamped cloth covers soft card covers,  gilt lettering on front.      Original white eps.        Covers : knock bottom corner, top of spine disintegrated, , bump top corner, slight crimps in cloth, faint darkening, front detaching at bottom of spine, essentially complete.         Contents : pages slight browning else clean, tight & unfoxed      G+/VG cover & contents.    250.00       

10321    Newtons, Isaac & Gray, G J ( notes )    A Bibliography Of The Works Of Sir Isaac Newton  Together With A List Of Books Illustrating His Works    Bowes & Bowes  Cambridge    1907    1st edition.     Large 8vo.       (8) + 80pp.       Photo of statue as frontis.       Publisher’s pale green paper covered boards, beige cloth spine, green lettering on front & spine.        Original white eps.       Book plate stuck down inside front cover “ Sotheby & Co “.       Covers : top/bottom of spine slight rubs, wear along leading edges showing boards, 2cm ink stain rear top edge, faint water stain rear.         Contents :  slight browning to eps else clean, tight & unfoxed .        G+/VG cover & contents.       30.00       

10242    Nissim, J A    A New Physics Of Matter And Energy    H K Lewis & Co Ltd  London    1966    1st edition.    Small 4to.     xi + (1) +  337 + (1)pp.        Numerous diagrams in text in black, white & orange.   Publisher’s black cloth covers, gilt lettering on front & spine      Cream printed dw, black lettering, Publisher’s cartouche on front, not price clipped £2 2s net.    White eps.    Neat signature + date “ April 1966 “ on fep.      Covers : slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine.     Dw : rub top of spine, slight crease along top edge, foxing.       Contents : very clean, tight. & unfoxed.       F-/VG.           175.00       

10262    Northrop, Eugene P    Riddles In Mathematics  A book Of Paradoxes    The English Universities Press Ltd  London    1945    1st edition.     Large 8vo.    x + 242.       Numerous diagrams in text.      Publisher’s light green pictorial cloth, black lettering on front & spine,  red circle with lines radiating from a point on the circumference to meet a dissecting line on front.       Beige dw repeats cover design with green lettering, not price clipped 10/6 net.     White eps.      Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knock top corner of spine, browning bottom of.        Dw : very slight knocks top of spine + top corner, browning.    Contents ; clean, tight & unfoxed.     Attractive copy.       VG+/VG+.      75.00       

10269    O’Beirne, T H    Puzzles And Paradoxes    Oxford University Press  London    1965    1st edition.     Large 8vo.    xiv + 238 + (2)pp.       Publisher’s blue cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine, gilt puzzle made of 4 intersecting rectangular beams on front.      Light blue/green dw, white lettering, 5 small puzzle shapes in red & white on front, price clipped.          White eps.     Covers : faint shelf knock top of spine.     Dw : slight crease top of spine.    Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.       F-/VG+.           65.00       

10324    O’Hara, C W ( S.J., ) & Ward, D R ( S.J. )    An Introduction To Projective Geometry    Oxford University Press  Oxford    1937    1st edition.     Large 8vo.       ix + (1) + 298 + (2)pp.        Publisher’s plain blue cloth covers, gilt lettering + cartouche on spine.      Cream plain dw, blue lettering, blue cartouche on spine, , blue double lines around edges on front, not clipped.     Original white eps.        Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knock top of spine else bright.    Dw : slight rub + top of spine, slight browning.       Contents : slight browning to pages else very clean & tight & unfoxed.      Bright attractive copy.      ***.      F-/VG+.       240.00       

10418    Pacotte, Julian    La Logique Et L’Emprisme Integral    Actualites Scientifique Et Industrielles  224  Exposes De Philosophie Des Sciences    Hermann & Cie  Paris    1935    1st edition.      Narrow 4to.    (2) + 55 + (3)pp.       Publisher’s beige soft card covers, red & black lettering + red  line around edges with red cartouches in corners on front.        Original white eps.    Unopened.     Covers : 1cm loss bottom of spine, rubs to corners else bright.      Contents : slight browning to pages, one page crease bottom corner  else very clean & tight & unfoxed.      *.     VG.    45.00       

10112    PALEY,   William, D.D.    Horae Paulinae or The Truth of the Scripture History of St. Paul    S C & J Rivington et al    1819     Tenth edition.     8vo. iv, 339pp.     Black dimpled leather with gilt banding to margins front and rear, gilt lines to fore-edges.  Spine has raised bands with gilt, titles gilt to black label.    Marbled eps with small bookseller’s ticket inside front cover.  Marbled page edges.   Neat owner’s sig on ffep.   1cm rub to edges of top of spine, slight rub to edges of spine.  Occasional foxing to contents. Bright copy,  attractive binding.  VG+    120.00       

10111    PALEY,  William, M.A.     A View of the Evidences of Christianity  In Three Parts    R Faulder    1800.     Seventh edition.   Two volumes.    8vo.  Vol I  vii, 383pp.  Vol II vii, 416pp.   Brown full calf, blind stamped decorative borders  to boards.  Spine with gilt bands, titles gilt to black labels.  Grey/green thick paper eps.  Marbling to page edges. Vol I:  scuffing and marks to front, wear to ends of spine.  Vol II: top right corner front bumped and 1cm split to lower edge of front hinge, marks in calf to rear.   Text very clean and tight.   VG+    240.00       

10396    Parsons, Colin    How To Solve A Crossword    The Leisure Circle Ltd  UK    1988    Book Club edition.        Large 8vo.      148pp.    Publisher’s plain red cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.           Yellow dw banded in red, black & yellow lettering, Greek statue in thought sitting on crossword with overlay huge Q A in blue on front, not clipped.    Original white eps.    Covers : very slight 0.1cm shelf knock top of spine else bright.    Dw : bright.   Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.   Bright attractive copy.  F/F.    25.00       

10115    PASCAL,   Blaise    Lettres Ecrites A Un Provincial    Precedees D’un Essai  sur Les Provinciales et sur Le Style de Pascal    Paris, Chez Lefevre, Libraire.    1824    8vo. 488pp.    Brown decorative calf, gilt lines to margins and corner decorative front and rear.  Spine has raised bands with gilt decoration , titles gilt to brown label.   Marbled eps with original bookseller’s ticket. Armorial bookplate.  Aeg.    Spine relaid and inner hinges supported.  Corners rubbed,  slight creasing where spine relaid.   Foxing to prelims and trails and scattered in text, a few light pencil lines (may erase).  VG    125.00       

10116    Pascal, Blaise    Pensees    Edition Variorum, d’apres Le Texte du Manuscript Autographe.  et un Index complet par Charles Louandre    G Charpentier et Cir Editeurs Paris    c1830    Large 12mo. 613pp.    Blue cloth, titles gilt to small maroon leather label on spine.   Aeg.   Slight fading of covers, 0.5cm bump lower rear corner.   Slight browning and foxing to top edges of pages.  Very tight copy.  VG+    75.00       

10550    Pelham, David    Dimensional Mazes        An Entirely New Way Of Losing Yourself In A Book    Viking Penguin Inc  New York & London    1989    1st edition.        Square 8vo.     (10)pp as 5 colour pop ups.       Publisher’s grey laminated boards, black lettering + colour title + part colour maze on front, black lettering on orange spine.     6 small wallets at rear with answers appear to be unopened.      Bright attractive copy with unknocked corners.     F.    25.00       

10347    Pendelbury, Charles ( M.A. )    A Short Course Of Elementary Plane Trigonometry    George Bell & Sons  London    1900    1st edition.     8vo.       (4) + x + (2) + 160 + (8)pp including publisher’s lists at front & rear.     Publisher’s burgundy plain cloth covers, gilt lettering + cartouche on spine, blind triangle cartouche + blind band around edges on front.    Original yellow eps.    Small neat signature fep.    Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine, slight rubs corners.       Contents : small trace of gum from sales ticket inside rear cover else clean & tight. & unfoxed.     ***.     VG.       240.00       

10364    Perry, J ( Prof., M.E., D.Sc., F.R.S. )    Spinning Tops     The “ Operative Lecture “ Of The British Association Meeting At Leeds 6th September 1900        Romance Of Science Series    Society For Promoting Christian Knowledge  London    1901    1st edition.     12mo.       (4) + 136 + (8)pp.      Bw tissue guarded frontis + numerous illustration in text.     Publisher’s green cloth covers, gilt + black lettering on front & spine, spinning gyroscope on front.         Original green floral eps.        Covers : slight rubs top/bottom of spine else bright.    Contents : browning to pages else very clean, tight & unfoxed.     Attractive bright copy.     VG+.       145.00       

10261    Peter, Rozsa & Dienes, Z P ( translator )    Playing With Infinity  Mathematics For Everyman    G Bell & Sons Ltd    1961    1st edition.     Large 8vo.    xiii + 268 + (4)pp.       Numerous diagrams in text.      Publisher’s red cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine.       Black colour pictorial dw, red & white lettering, huge number 8 askew on front, not price clipped 25/- net.    White eps.    Small 2cm Foyle’s booksellers ticket inside front cover.     Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine + front top corner.        Dw : slight rubs top/bottom spine & corners, faint shelf dust/browning rear.     Contents ; clean, tight & unfoxed.     VG+/VG.           65.00       

10601    Phillips, Arthur    Monotype Mathematical Sorts List Comprising Specimens Alphabets Matrix Numbers Of Italic And Greek Characters And Named Mathematical Signs    The Monotype Corporation Ltd    London    circa 1950?    1st edition?    4to.   40pp including eps.    Publisher’s plain beige card covers, black lettering within square frame on front.      Cotton ties through.     Slight rubs to some corners else very clean & tight & unfoxed.   Bright attractive copy.    F-.     65.00       

10606    Phillips, E G ( M.A., M.Sc. )    Functions Of A Complex Variable With Applications    Oliver & Boyd Ltd    Edinburgh    1945    3rd edition.    12mo.   xi + (1) + 140pp.  Publisher’s blue cloth covers, gilt lettering on front & spine, gilt cartouche on front.       Pale blue dw, blue lettering, logo on front, not price clipped 5/- net.        Original white eps.     Attractive small 2cm bookseller’s ticket inside front cover.     Signature on fep.     Covers : faint 0.1cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine, else bright.    Dw : slight browning to spine.    Contents :  very clean & tight & unfoxed.     Bright attractive copy.      F-/VG+.    45.00       

10530    Phillips, Simon & Ayres, Tony    Original Origami    The Diamond Press  Winchester    1974    1st edition.     Softback.    Large 8vo.    27 + (1)pp.       Publisher’s blue printed soft card covers, silver lettering on front.        2 Staple hinges through.         Bright attractive copy.   F-    75.00       

10423    Playfair, John ( F.R.S. Edin.)    Elements Of Geometry Containing The First Six Books Of Euclid With A Supplement On The Quadrature Of The Circle And The Geometry To Which Are Added Elements Of Plane And Spherical Trigonometry    Bell & Bradfute  Edinburgh    1804    1st edition.      Large 8vo.     xv + (1) + 442 + (2)pp.       Contemporary full brown leather binding, gilt lines on spine.     Original white eps.   Neat old signature inside front cover.       Covers : front detached at title page, spine disintegrating, label lost, edges heavy wear.        Contents : slight browning to some pages, a few occasional fox marks else clean & very tight.      ***.     Needs new  spine.    VG contents.    175.00       

10120    PORTER,   J G,   Ph.D., F.R.A.S.      The Night Sky    Winchester Publications Ltd    not sure    First edition.    Small 8vo. 96pp.    Numerous bw diagrams.   Olive cloth, titles blue to front and spine.  Front reads ‘The Winchester Study Library’.      Blue dw, titles white to black ‘label’ on front, not price clipped (5s. net).    F/F    45.00       

10207    Potts, Robert ( M.A. )    Euclid's Elements Of Geometry        The First Six Books And The Portions Of The Eleventh And Twelfth Books Read At Cambridge Chiefly From The Text Of Dr Simson With Explanatory Notes  A series Of Questions On Each Book  And A Selection Of Geometrical Exercises From The senate House And College Examination Papers With Hints    The School Edition    Longman Green Longman Roberts & Green  London    1864    Corrected & improved edition, probably the 3rd edition.     12mo.     vii + ( 2) + 410 + (2)pp.       Numerous diagrams & illustrations i n text.     Publisher’s dimpled brown cloth covers, original printed paper label on spine.       Original eps.    Covers : book slight lean, shelf knocks bottom corners, rubs top/bottom of spine, two very slight fade areas on front.       Contents : eps slight browning else very clean, tight & unfoxed.          Attractive copy.  VG.            75.00       

10121    PULLIN,  V E     Sir Isaac Newton A Biographical Sketch    Benn’s Sixpenny Library No 140          Ernest Benn Ltd    1927      First edition.     12mo. 80pp.     Orange paper covers, titles and decoration black to front and spine.  Spine darkening, covers dusty.  1x 5cm faint stain front lower edge.  Clean, tight copy.  VG+    20.00       

10592    QUENOUILLE, M H ( M.A., SC.D., F.R.S.E., F.I.S., Professor )    Statistics : A Branch Of Mathematics   An Inaugural Lecture    University Of Southampton  Hampshire    1968    1st edition.     Softback.      8vo.    14 + (2)pp.      Publisher’s pale green soft card covers, black lettering + small crest on front, “ THREE SHILLINGS “ printed on rear.     Cotton ties.     A few fox marks rear else bright attractive copy.      F-.    75.00       

10317    Rae, Oswald    Wizardry With Watches    Privately Published  By The Author  Spencers Wood  Reading    1939    1st edition.     8vo.       12pp.       Bw portrait frontis.        Publisher’s pale orange plain soft card covers, brown lettering on front.         Two staple hinges through.       Stuck on title page very attractive gold oval bookseller’s ticket.      Covers : light browning/dust marks around edges, slight knock top of spine, dusty all over, hinges rusting.           Contents : slight browning else clean, tight & unfoxed .        ***.     VG-.    95.00       

10625    Rankine, W J Macquorn ( C.E., LL.D., F.R.S. ) + Tait, P G ( memoir ) + Millar, W J ( editor )    Miscellaneous Scientific Papers  With a memoir Of The Author    Anonymous    1881    1st edition.    Narrow 4to.     xxxvi + (2) + 567 + (1)pp with blanks front & rear.   Portrait tissue guarded frontis.  Original marble eps.  Original 1/2 green leather binding, gilt bands & lettering to spine.  Covers : rubs to spine edges & corners else very clean.   Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.   NO LIBRARY STAMPS.  Clean tight copy.    VG.     195.00       

10566    Reichenbach, Hans ( Dr. )    Der Relativistischen Raum - Zeit - Lehre            Die Wissensshaft  Einzeldarstellingen Alis Der Natur Wissenschaft Und Der Technik Bd 72    Friedr Vieweg & Sohn Akt - Ges    Braunschweig    1924        1st edition.     Large 8vo.     x + 161 + (1) pp.     Publishers light brown printed cloth covers, black lettering on front & spine, black line around edges on front.       Original white eps.     Covers : 1 x 1.5cm cm heavy scuff on front top edge, slight 3cm tide mark front bottom corner, , slight 1cm mark spine edge, rub bottom corners.     Contents : faint browning else very clean &  tight & unfoxed.       VG-.    125.00       

10212    Reid, Constance    Introduction To Higher Mathematics For The General Reader    Routledge And Kegan Paul Ltd   London    1960    1st edition.     8vo.     184pp.         Publisher’s blue plain cloth covers, silver lettering on spine.    Red printed dw, bw lettering, not price clipped 12/6 net.          White eps.       Covers :faint shelf knock top of spine.       Dw : faint 2cm rub front bottom edge.  fine & bright.   Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.        Bright attractive copy.     F-/F-.           45.00       

10125    RICE,  James, M.A    Introduction to Physical Science   Benn’s Sixpenny Library No.115    Ernest Benn Ltd      1928    First edition.   12mo. 79pp.    Orange paper covers, titles and decoration black to front and spine.  Rear top corner bumped, 1 x 3cm faint mark front lower corner, covers dusty, spine slight fading.  Four line pencil inscription half title (may erase)  VG-.              10.00       

10541    Rice, Trevor    Mathematical Games & Puzzles    B T Batsford Ltd     London    1973    1st edition.       Square 8vo.     95 +  (1)pp.            Publisher’s mauve cloth covers, silver lettering on spine.          Pink pictorial dw, orange & mauve  3 x 3 squares with circles in on front, not price clipped £1.70 net.   Original white eps.       Covers : faint rub bottom of spine else bright.   Dw : faint fade to spine.        Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.      Bright attractive copy.     F-/F-.    75.00       

10618    Robertson, A ( Rev,. A.M., of Christ Church Oxford, F.R.S. )    The Binomial Theorem Demonstrated By The Principles Of Multiplication        The Philosophical Transactions Of The Royal Society  XVI p298   [  8 PAGE ARTICLE EXTRACTED FROM ABRIDGED JOURNAL PAPER COMPLETE  ]     C And R Baldwin   Blackfriars  London ( printers )    1791

    1st edition extracted from  Abridged volume of papers.    Softback.    4to.     573 - 580pp including 1 table.     White paper with black lettering.      Binding marks on inside edge ( could be trimmed) , trail of previous paper at start, prelim of subsequent paper at trail else very clean & unfoxed.     VG.      75.00       

10623    Robson, A ( M.A. )    The Earth And The Sky  Elementary Mathematics    G Bell & Sons Ltd  London    1945    1st edition.    12mo.     64pp    Publisher’s stiff pale green card covers, blue cloth spine, black lettering on front.       Covers : faint browning to edges, 2 slight dots on front else very clean & unbumped.    Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.   Bright attractive copy.    VG-.     45.00       

10127    RODWELL,   G F,  F.R.A.S., F.C.S.    (Editor)     A Dictionary of Science,  comprising Astronomy, Chemistry, Dynamics, etc  Preceded by an Essay on the History of The Physical Sciences    E. Moxon, Son and Co    1871.    First edition.  The Haydn Series.  8vo. xxviii, 580 + 2pp.    Original pub navy dimpled cloth, titles gilt to brown label on spine.  Small gilt emblem to centre of front.    Brown eps.    2cm tear top of spine, edges of spine and corners rubbed, patchy darkening with occasional light marks.  Slight fading to eps.  Contents clean and tight.  VG    145.00       

10128    RONAN,   Colin A    Their Majesties’ Astronomers   A Survey of Astronomy in Britain between the two Elizabeths    The Bodley Head    1967      First edition.  Large 8vo.xi,240pp.    20 bw photo illustrations.   Green cloth, titles gilt to spine.  Dw black and red, titles white, not price clipped (30s. net).   Very slight 0.2cm bump top corner, edges of dw rubbed, rear scuffed.  Clean and tight copy.  F-/VG.    15.00       

10221    Rouse Ball, W W    Mathematical Recreations And Essays    Macmillan And Co Ltd  London    1928    Tenth  edition.     Large 8vo.     xiii + (1) + 266 + (2)pp.      Publisher’s red cloth covers, gilt lettering on front & spine,  + small maze cartouche on front bottom corner.     White eps.    School prize label “ Plaistow Secondary School West ham     Edward Ironmonger 13.10,33 “ for Physics inside front cover.      Covers : bump top corners, slight rub top/bottom spine.      Contents : slight fingering first few pages at top corner, very slight browning else clean, tight & unfoxed.    Bright copy.   VG.           95.00       

10129    ROUTLEDGE,   Robert,   B.Sc.,  F.C.S.    Science in Sport   made Philosophy in Earnest.  Being an attempt to illustrate some elementary principles of physical knowledge by means of toys and pastimes    George Routledge & Sons    1877    First edition.   Wide 8vo. xvi, 332pp.   Bw frontis and numerous bw illustrations in text.    Green leather with gilt emblem to front with gilt banding to margins front and rear,  raised bands to spine with gilt, title label missing.  Marbled eps and page edges.    Tiny bookbinder’s stamp to verso ffep.    Corners heavily scuffed, edges of spine rubbed, 2 x 1cm scuff mark on rear.  Slight foxing to eps, contents clean and tight.  G+    75.00       

10132    RUSSELL,  Sir, E John, D.Sc., F.R.S.    Science and Modern Life    The Epworth Press    1955        25.00       

10547    Rutherford, D E ( Dr.Math. )    Vector Methods Applied To Differential Geometry Mechanics And Potential Theory    Oliver & Boyd  Edinburgh & London    1939        125.00       

10133    Sachs,  Edwin    Sleight of Hand    A Practical Manual of Leger de Main for Amateurs and Others    L Upcott Gill    c1886    Second and greatly enlarged edition.   8vo. v, 408pp.   Numerous illustrations in text.      Publishers green cloth with colour pictures of playing cards + coins + conjuring trick on front, similar to spine.  Titles gilt to front and spine.    Original floral eps.      Pencil two line signature on fep ( should erase ).      Condition of covers : heavy scuff along top 1cm of spine giving two 0.5 x 1cm chips, damp stain along 3cm of bottom edge front & rear, slight 0.5cm lean, slight shelf knocks top/bottom front corners, 2 x slight faint line marks rear.        Condition of contents : faint foxing to prelims & trails, foxing to outside edges of pages, occasional few slight fox spots in margins,top corner folded over 3 pages at rear, trace of water mark bottom of spine + bottom corner affectiing final 100 pages or so else clean & tight.     Overall a clean tight copy, at sometime affected by water along bottom edge.    Condition : between G+ and VG-.    125.00       

10309    Salmon, George  ( D.D., D.C.L., LL.D., F.R.S. )    A Treatise On Conic Sections Containing An Account Of Some Of The Most Important Modern Algebraic And Geometric Methods    Longmans Green & Co  London    1900    New Impression.     Large 8vo.    xv + (1) + 399 + (1)pp.       Contemporary half brown leather binding, green rippled cloth covered boards, raised gilt bands with gilt devices between + original black leather label with gilt lettering on spine.    Original tan eps.    Attractive Admiralty prize label for “ J G Budge 1902 “ stuck down inside front cover.          Covers : very slight rubs  corners else bright.        Contents : foxing to prelims/trails else very clean & tight .      Bright attractive copy.      VG+.    195.00       

10238    Sanford, Vera & Young, John Weslery ( editor ) & Smith, David Eugene ( introduction )    A Short History Of Mathematics    Houghton Mifflin Co  Boston    1930    1st edition.     Square large 8vo.     xii + 402 + (2)pp.   Numerous diagrams in text.   Publisher’s green cloth covers, gilt lettering + blind bands, blind cameo cartouche on front.    White eps.      Pencil initials on fep.       Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knock bottom of spine, slight rubs top of spine & corners.      Contents : slight browning to pages.       VG.           25.00       

10560    Sault, Richard ( F.R.S. )     Breviarum Chronlogicum Or A Treatise Describing The Terms And Most Celebrated Characters Periods And Epochs Used In Chronology    J Knapton At The Crown & D Midwinter At The Three Crowns & W Taylor At The Ship  London    1722    3rd edition.      8vo.       (4) + (14) + 446 + (10) + (2)pp including original double blanks at front + blank at rear.     Contemporary full brown leather binding, raised bands + original brown leather label with gilt lettering on spine, double gilt lines around edges on front.    Original white eps.      Original attractive bookplate for “ Sir John Williams “ stuck down inside front cover.         Covers : front board totally crack at hinge but still attached, heavy rubs top/bottom of spine.   + corners else very clean.       Contents : very clean &  tight & unfoxed.       VG- but cover needs rehinging.    650.00       

10208    Sawyer, W W    A Concrete Approach To Abstract Algebra    W H Freeman & Co  San Francisco    1859    1st edition.     Paperback.      Large 12mo.     (vi) + 233 + (1)pp.       Numerous diagrams & illustrations i n text.     Publisher’s green & brown soft card covers, bw lettering, “ $1.25 “ printed on front.          Covers : small 1cm crease + 2 very faint folds front bottom corner, faint rub front bottom edge.       Contents : pages browning else very clean, tight & unfoxed.        VG.            45.00       

10586    Scarborough, James R ( professor )    The Gyroscope      Theory And Applications    Interscience Publishers Inc  New York    1958    1st edition.     Large 8vo.   257 + (3)pp.   Bw photo frontis.      Publisher’s black plain cloth covers, silver lettering on front & spine, silver logo on spine.      Original white eps.    Signature inside front cover, matching name & address inside rear cover.     Covers : bumps top corners, slight shelf knocks bottom corners, faint 0.1cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine.    Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.    Clean tight copy.     VG-.    75.00       

10611    Schrodinger, Erwin    Space - Time Structure    Cambridge At The University Press    1954    2nd corrected  edition.    Large 8vo.   viii + 119 + (1)pp.   Publisher’s plain blue cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine, blind small Publisher’s logo + blind line around edges on front.     Pale green dw, black lettering on front & spine, small logo on front, price clipped.     Original white eps.    Slight browning to dw spine, small closed  1cm tear dw edge else very clean & tight & unfoxed.   Bright attractive copy.    F/VG+.    240.00       

10311    Scott, William  ( M.A., F.R.A.S. )    Elements Of Arithmetic And Algebra For The Use Of The Royal Military College    Longman Brown Green & Longmans  London    1856    New edition.     Large 8vo.    xvi +  511 + (1)pp.       Contemporary full brown dimpled cloth covered boards, embossed bands + gilt lettering on spine.    Original white eps.     Unrelated but very scholarly paragraph in fine hand regarding “ Counterfeit Coin “ on rear ep.       Covers : boards detached, edge rubbed & worn, spine heavily worn with 3cm loss at bottom.      Contents : contents first gathering detached but clean and sharp, slight browning to pages else very clean,  tight & unfoxed .     Needs covers reattaching and spine relay.      VG- contents only.    65.00       

10553    Sewell, Len J    Magi  Magic    Goodliffe The Magician  Birmingham    1947    1st edition.      Softback.       Narrow 4to.        32pp.      Publisher’s cream soft card covers, red vertical strip down front edge with white lettering, numerous red & black conjuror’s devices + black lettering on front.    2 staple hinges through.       Covers : slight rub bottom of spine, slight rust to hinges, 2cm thin blue line mark on spine, fine dust.   Contents : a few small fox marks, slight rust offsetting on one page else clean & tight.    VG.    75.00       

10134    SHANKS,   Edward    Do You Know?    A Question Book    Adam and Charles Black     1939       First edition.      Wide 8vo. 197pp.     Light blue cloth, red question mark to front cover, titles red to spine.  Light blue dw, titles red to front and spine, not price clipped (3s. 6d. net).    Foxing to prelims, trails and edges of pages.  VG+/VG+    95.00       

10135    SHEPPARD,   P M,  M.A., D.Phil.      Natural Selection and Heredity    Hutchinson University Library    1959     Revised third impression.    Small 8vo. 212pp.    Black cloth, titles gilt to red label on spine.    Green dw  decorative white scrolling design, white ‘label’ to front and spine with titles in black, price clipped.    Small bookseller’s ticket front pastedown.     F/F-    20.00       

10548    Shubik, Martin & Von Neumann, John & Margensterm, Oskar & Wald, Abraham & McDonald, John    Readings In Game Theory And Political Behaviour    Doubleday Short Studies In Political Science    SSPS 9     95c    Doubleday & Co Inc  Garden City  New York    1954    1st edition.      Softback.     Narrow 4to.     xiv + 74 + (6)pp.       Publisher’s yellow pictorial soft card covers, black lettering, bw photo tall office block on front.      Two staple hinges through.     Original white eps.     Covers : very slight fanning of pages at corners, slight browning, slight rub along spine edge, 3 x 5cm scuff from trace of price sticker on rear.       Contents : slight browning, 5 paragraphs have underlining in ink else very clean, tight & unfoxed.     VG-    125.00       

10392    Silberstein, L ( PH.D. )    Vectorial Mechanics    Macmillan & Co Ltd     London    1913    1st edition.       Large 8vo.      viii + 197 + (3)pp.           Publisher’s plain maroon cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine, blind double band around edges on front.       Original white eps.     neat signature inside front cover, repeated on title page.      Covers : very slight 0.1cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine, shelf knock front bottom corner, 2cm scratch non spine, 2 light small marks on front. Contents : book slight lean, slight browning to pages else very clean & tight & unfoxed.         *.       VG.    145.00       

10306    Sims, E G    Warne’s Profit Tables Showing At A Glance Exact Amount At Which Goods Should Be Sold To Yield Any Of Sixty One Different Rates Of Gross & Net Profit Varying From 1.25 To 75 Per Cent On Amounts From 1d To £250    Frederick Warne & Co Ltd  London    circa 1920?    1st edition?.     Oblong 16mo.    Unpaginated.   Burgundy printed cloth covers,  black outline rectangles with black lettering within on front, black lettering on spine.       Beige printed dw repeats cover design, red lettering, clipped but “ 2/- NET ‘ printed inside dw on fold.      Adverts as eps.     Stamp ‘ Not to be removed etc “ on title page.     Covers :faint rubs corners else bright.        Dw : rubs top/bottom of spine & corners.     Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.     Bright copy    VG+/VG.    45.00       

10389    Smart, W M ( M.A., D.Sc., LL.D. )     Text Book On Spherical Astronomy    Cambridge At The University Press    1962    5th edition.       Large 8vo.      xii + (1) + 430 +   (2)pp.        Numerous diagrams.     Publisher’s plain blue cloth covers, gilt lettering + cartouche on spine.     White & blue pictorial dw, blue lettering, large sphere  on front, nor price clipped 40s net.         Original white eps.     Small plain label with neat 2 line dedication from “ Lowey Engineering Ltd “ stuck down inside front cover.     Covers : slight 0.2cm shelf knock bottom of spine, faint rub top of spine, slight fade along top edge.    Dw : slight rub top of spine, slight browning.     Contents : book slight lean, very clean, tight & unfoxed.      VG/VG.    25.00       

10214    Smith, Davis Eugene Professor & Little Heath, Thomas Sir ( introduction )    Mathematics    Marshall Jones Company  Boston    1923    1st edition thus with foreword by C P Snow.     8vo.     x + (2) + 175 + (5)pp.         Publisher’s plain blue cloth covers, gilt  lettering on spine, blind bands around edges on front.      White eps.       Covers : slight rubs top/ bottom of spine & corners.           Contents : book very slight lean else very clean, tight & unfoxed.       VG.           65.00       

10252    Soule, C & Abramovich, D & Burnol, J - F & Kramer, J    Lectures On Arakelov Geometry    Cambridge studies In Advanced mathematics  33    Cambridge University Press    1992    1st  edition.     Large 8vo.     177 + (5)pp.    Publisher’s grey printed cloth covers, blue & black lettering on front & spine, blue with white edges diagonal band on front bottom corner.    White eps.          Covers : very slight shelf rubs top/bottom spine & corners.      Contents : clean, tight & unfoxed.    This book was issued ( we think ) without dust wrapper.   VG+.           145.00       

10391    Stanley Redgrave, H ( B.Sc., F.I.C. )    Practical Commercial Mathematics    Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd     London    1934    1st edition.       Large 8vo.      x + 264 + 28pp.           Publisher’s plain green cloth covers, gilt lettering on front & spine, blind band around edges on front.        White printed dw, green lettering, not clipped.      Original white eps.         Covers : very slight 0.1cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine & front rear top corner, slight bump front top corner, slight fade along top/bottom edges.         Dw : 2 x 2 x 3cm chips front top edge, 1cm loss top of spine, heavy browning.     Contents : foxing to eps, small ink mark else clean & tight.         ***.       VG-/G+.    65.00       

10533    Stanley, William  Ford  & Tallack, H T ( editor )    Playbook      Sunny Stories Packed With Puzzles & Pastimes    2/6    UNENTERED    George Newnes Ltd      London    circa 1955    1st edition.     4to.    Unpaginated.     Publisher’s colour pictorial soft card covers, yellow lettering + bear holding blue board with puzzle on sitting on red tiled floor on front, yellow cloth tape spine.       Unentered puzzles.    Covers : faint rubs top & bottom edges else bright.    Contents : slight browning to pages else very clean, tight & unfoxed.    Bright attractive copy.   VG+.    45.00       

10532    Stanley, William  Ford  & Tallack, H T ( editor )    Stanley’s Surveying And Levelling Instruments Theoretically And Practically described For Construction Qualities Selection Preservation Amusements & Uses      With Other Apparatus And Appliances Used By Civil Engineers And Surveyors In The Field    E & F N Spon Ltd      London    1914    4th edition.     Wide 8vo.    xv + (1) + 606pp.       All edges red.      Publisher’s green cloth covers, blind freeze around edges, gilt lettering with gilt scroll above 7 under on front & spine, bevelled edges.      Original yellow eps.      Covers : slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine, faint rubs corners else bright.      Contents : very faintest gathering loosening at centre ( hardly to mention ) else very clean, tight & unfoxed.    Bright attractive copy.   VG+.    350.00       

10367    Stewart, Ian    The Magical Maze    Seeing The World Through Mathematical Eyes    Wiedenfeld & Nicholson  London    1998    3rd impression.     Paperback.    Narrow 4to.       (12) + 268 + (8)pp.      Numerous bw diagrams.    Publisher’s colour pictorial soft card covers, multi colour maze with man in yellow shirt holding green jacket about to enter on front, coloured lettering.        Original white eps.        Bright attractive copy.     F.       15.00       

10382    Stewart, J I M    The Man Who Won The Pools    Baldwin and Cradock  London    1961    First edition.       8vo.     240pp.        Publisher’s red plain cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine.     Plain yellow dw, red & black lettering, not price clipped 75p.     Original white eps.     Small 2cm scratch on front else very clean, tight & unused.     Bright attractive copy.     **.      F/F    75.00       

10613    Struik, Dirk J ( professor )    A Concise History Of Mathematics    G Bell & Sons Ltd   London    1954    1st UK edition.    12mo.     xix + (1) + 299 + (1)pp.     Publisher’s plain red cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.    White dw, bw illustration 2 men in monk’s outfits at table with geometry diagram + blue lettering on front & spine, not price clipped 14s net.      Original white eps.        Covers : slight shelf rub top of spine else very clean & bright.     Dw : rub top of spine, very slight shelf dust, small snag else complete.    Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.   Bright attractive copy in complete dw.    F-/VG.    95.00       

10280    Stuthard, Joe    Magic Tricks    Penshaw Press  Billericay  Essex    1942    1st edition??.     12mo.     18pp.    Pictorial paper covers, red lettering + bw photo as rear of playing cards held up by drawing of rabbit as conjuror pulling card from hat on front.    Two metal staple hinges through spine.      Covers : light horizontal fold, slight handling, a few slight fox marks on front.      Contents : light horizontal fold else clean and tight.     Clean copy with slightly marked covers.    VG-.           35.00       

10137    TAYLOR,   J Edward,   M.A.Lond.     Theoretical Mechanics    Longmans Green & Co    1888     First edition.   Longmans’ Elementary Science Manuals.    Small 8vo. viii, 264pp.   Numerous diagrams in text.    Red cloth, stamped black bands to margins, titles stamped black to front and spine.   White eps, neat original owner’s sig and date 1890 to ffep, bookplate to pastedown.   Front corners very slight rubbed,  cloth on spine puckered, two 0.2cm ink spots on rear.   Two pages torn at outside edge on opening, slight foxing to prelims and trails.  VG    175.00       

10260    Temple, George ( F.R.S. )    100 Years Of Mathematics    Duckworth    1981    1st edition.     Soft covers.      Tall narrow 4to.    xv + 316 + (2)pp.       Publisher’s yellow printed soft card covers with black lettering + Publisher’s cartouche on front & spine.    White eps.   Bright attractive copy.    F.           95.00       

10227    The Mathematical Association    The Teaching Of Higher Geometry In Schools  A Report Prepared For The Mathematical Association    G Bell & Sons Ltd  London    1953    1st  edition.      Large 8vo.     119 + (1)pp.    Publisher’s brown printed cloth soft  covers, black lettering on front & spine, black Publisher’s cartouche on front.        White eps.       Covers : slight crinkling of cloth on spine as issued.  Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.    Bright attractive copy.  F-.           75.00       

10288    The Statistical Department    The Economist Guide To Weights And Measures    The Economist  Ryder Street  London    1962    2nd edition.     4to.    95 + (1)pp.       Numerous tables.     Publisher’s red dimpled imitation leather cloth covers, gilt lettering on front & spine.    Neat signature fep.       Very faint 6cm line on rear else very clean, tight & unfoxed.     VG+.           45.00       

10138    THOMAS,   W Norman     Surveying    Edward Arnold & Co      1926      Second edition.  Narrow 4to.viii, 548 + 8pp.     Green cloth, titles gilt to spine.    Grey dw, titles green, not price clipped.  Neat owner’s sig and date ‘29.10.30.’ on ffep.   1cm white spot on front, 1cm leaning, top and bottom corners very slight rubbed, 2cm split inner front hinge, edges of pages dusted.   Dw has 4cm loss at top and 2cm loss at bottom of spine, chips to corners, browning.  VG/VG-    65.00       

10140    THOMSON,    Sir George,   Nobel Laureate    The Foreseeable Future    Cambridge at The University Press    1955    First edition.    Small 8vo.vii, 166pp.   Grey cloth, titles red to spine.  Black and white pictorial dw, titles yellow and black to front and spine, not price clipped (10s. 6d. net).    Dw rear top edge very slight rubbed.  F-/F-    25.00       

10141    THOMSON,  John    The Universal Calculator, or The Merchant’s, Tradesman’s and Family’s Assistant    Being an entire new and complete set of Tables    W. Creech and C. Elliot  Edinburgh    1784      First edition.    Narrow 8vo. viii, 294pp.     Signed by the author on rear of title page.       Brown full calf, gilt bands to spine.   White eps.     Edges heavily scuffed, front hinge detaching, label missing from spine, spine rubbed.  Possible frontis, half title  or blank previous to title page missing.  Possible catalogue of books after final page, or blank, missing.  G+    120.00       

10209    Thomson, William    An Outline Of The Necessary Laws Of Thought    A Treatise On Pure And Applied Logic    Longman Green Longman & Roberts  London    1860    5th edition.     Large 12mo.     x + 302 + (32)pp.       A few diagrams i n text.     Publisher’s blue blind stamped cloth covers, gilt lettering + cartouches on spine.           White eps.       Covers : book very slight lean, rubs top/bottom of spine, slight shelf knock front bottom corner, slight browning to spine.          Contents : pages slight browning else very clean, tight & unfoxed.        VG.            145.00       

10505    Timbs, John ( F.S.A. )    Curiosities Of History With New Lights   + Popular Errors Explained And Illustrated      Things Not Generally Known       A Book For Old And New     2 Volumes Bound As One By The Publisher    Lockwood & Co  Stationers’ Hall Court    London     1969    7th edition 12th thousand & 4th edition 9th thousand.       Small 12mo.     (8) + 248 + viii + 247 + (1) + 16pp including publisher’s list at rear.       Bw frontis both parts.       Publisher’s  blue dimpled cloth covers, heavy gilt freeze along corners and spine, gilt lettering + extensive decoration on spine.       Original cream eps.     Ink dedication on fep with date “ Christmas Eve 1874 “.     Covers : rubs top/bottom of spine, slight rubs corners.      Contents :  faint browning to pages else very clean & tight & unfoxed.      ***.     VG.    145.00       

10503    Tolman, Richard C    Relativity  Thermodynamics And Cosmology    Oxford At The Clarendon Press    1949    Reprint.    Narrow 4to.     xv + (1) + 497 + (7)pp.       Publisher’s  blue cloth covers, gilt lettering + cartouche + lines at top & bottom on spine.     Beige plain dw, blue lettering on front & spine, cartouche on spine, not price clipped 35s net.      Original white eps.      Covers : bright. De : slight browning to spine, tiny snags outside edges at bottom corners.      Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.      Bright attractive copy.    ***.     VG.    240.00       

10142    TOMLINSON,    Charles    Introduction to The Study of Natural Philosophy  For the Use of Beginners    John Weale    1848      First edition.     12mo. vi, 162pp.   Numerous diagrams in text.      Red dimpled cloth, blind stamped decoration front and rear, titles black in paper label stuck down on front cover, price One Shilling.   Yellow eps.  Small neat stamp ‘Cranbury Park’ on title page.  Spine rubbed and shipped at ends, cover dulled, edges slight rubbed.  Contents clean and tight. VG-    65.00       

10143    TOPINARD,  Paul, Dr.     Anthropology    Chapman and Hall    1894      Fourth thousand.      Translated from the French.        Large 8vo.xvi, 348pp.        49 bw woodcut illustrations in text.       Publisher's green cloth, titles gilt to spine.          Black eps.     Covers : small 0.5cm spot on rear, slight 0.2cm shelf knocks/rubs top/bottom of spine.        Contents : Very slight browning, occasional light foxing, several pages unopened, some gatherings torn at page edges by poor separation else clean & tight.     VG-    55.00       

10349    Torquemada ( Mathers, Powys ) & Campbell, J M ( editor )    112 Best Crossword Puzzles  With Portrait And 3 Biographical Notes    Pushkin Press  Nottingham Place    London    1945    2nd edition.     8vo.       x+ 378pp.      Bw photo portrait frontis.      Publisher’s blue plain cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.    Plain green dw, black lettering, price clipped.    Original white eps.       Neat date on fep “ August 10th 1945 “.   Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine, faint rubs corners  else bright.       Dw : faint rubs top/bottom of spine else bright.        Contents : very clean & tight. & unfoxed.     Bright attractive copy.    ***.     F- /F-.       145.00       

10370    Travers, J ( B.A., B.Sc., M.R.S.T. )    A Puzzle Mine    Puzzles Collected From The Works Of The Late Henry Ernest Dudeney    Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd   London    circa 1940?    1st edition thus.     Square 8vo.       viii  + 9 to + 230 + (2)pp.      Bw portrait frontis + numerous bw illustrations.    Publisher’s red cloth covers, silver lettering on front & spine.      White colour pictorial dw, black lettering, 9 face up playing cards on red background on front, magic letter square on spine, not price clipped 7/6 net.     Pencil signature + date “1946 “ on fep.     White eps.        Covers : 2 x 2 slight dark patch on front, faint dustiness, slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine else bright.       Dw : 2cm chip front top edge, 2cm closed tear + horizontal crease rear, slight shelf marks, slight fade to spine.       Contents : foxing to prelims/trails + one internal page else clean & tight.      VG /VG-.       240.00       

10258    Treves, Francois    Hypo - Analytic Structures  Local Theory    Princeton University Press  New Jersey    1992    1st edition.     Tall narrow 4to.    xvii + 497 + (1)pp.       Publisher’s brown/orange  cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.    White eps.           Covers : slight bump front top corner, very slight knock rear top corner.          Contents : clean, tight & unfoxed.     VG+.           145.00       

10502    Turner, H H ( D.Sc., D.C.L., F.R.S. ) & [ De Morgan, Augustus ] & [ Herschel, J F W ]    R.A.S. [ Royal Astronomical Society ] Club Records  1820 - 1910       Printed For Private Circulation       1893    2nd edition.     Small 16mo.     xxxviii + (2) + 268 + (2)pp.       Publisher’s  blue cloth covers with gilt lettering on front & spine, blind band around edges on front.     Original white eps.     Letter from Augustus de Morgan  to the President of the club is reprinted on page 1.       Covers : faint crimp in spine.      Contents : 2 centre pages browned around inside edges  with 3cm edge tear ( had an insert ! ), corner turned on one page else very clean, tight & unfoxed.       ***.     VG.    450.00       

10009    V B ( Bethell, Victor )    Monte Carlo Anecdotes And Systems Of Play    William Heinemann    1910    2nd edition.  Tall 12mo. x, 186 + 3pp.   Several bw illustrations in text.      Orange cloth with picture of croupier to front, titles black to front and along spine.    Adverts as front eps.  Small Bookseller’s ticket rear pastedown.  Spine slight fading, rear cover grubby, edges slight rubbed.  Eps foxed.  Contents clean and tight.    *.  VG    95.00       

10378    Various    Natural Philosophy I, II, III & IV         Library of Useful Knowledge            Mechanics Hydrostatics Hydraulics Pneumatics Heat Optic Light Newton’s Optics Optical Instruments Thermometer Electricity Galvanism Magnetism Astronomy Geography Navigation Chemistry Botany Physiology Mechanics       LEATHER BINDING    Baldwin and Cradock  London    1829 + 1832 + 1834 + 1838    First edition.  Four volumes in four complete.    Large 8vo.    Vol I : 10 sections + glossary and index.   Vol II : 8 sections + glossary and index.     Vol III  : preface ad. dated 1834,  5 sections + glossary and index.   Vol IV : 4 sections + general index.    Full tan calf, gilt emblem to centre front and back, blind stamp bands to edges.     Raised bands to spine, titles gilt to black labels.   Marbling to page edges.  Original cream eps.      Covers : hinges rubbed & tender.    Vol I  edges rubbed, 4cm split to lower hinge spine, 0.5cm chip bottom of spine.   Vol III one 2cm chip top edge.   Vol IV front hinge very tender, detaching, some general  scuff marks.   Contents : eps foxed and browned else clean and tight & unfoxed.    Important sections on mathematics.    ***.      VG-    850.00       

10585    Varley, Helen & Graham, Ian    The Personal Computer Handbook   The Foremost Guide To The New Home Technology    ISBN 330281089    Pan Books London    1983    1st edition?.     Softback.      8vo.   224pp.   Numerous colour photos & diagrams in text.     Publisher’s gilt plastic covered boards, red & white lettering on front, white lettering + logo on spine.      Bright attractive copy.      F.    75.00       

10145    VILLIOD,   Eugene    The Stealing Machine  English translation Russell T  Barnhart    Gambler’s Book Club    1976     First edition.       8vo. 221pp.  Numerous photos in text.    Pale blue decorative paper covers, titles darker blue.   $4.50 on front.    Small English Importer’s ticket on verso.  Originally pub in Paris 1906.    Very slight knock front top corner.  F-    20.00       

10617    Vince, S ( A.M., F.R.S. )    A New Method Of Investigating The Sum Of Infinite Series        The Philosophical Transactions Of The Royal Society  XX p295   [  10 PAGE ARTICLE EXTRACTED FROM ABRIDGED JOURNAL PAPER COMPLETE  ]     C And R Baldwin   Blackfriars  London ( printers )    1791

    1st edition extracted from  Abridged volume of papers.    Softback.    4to.     78 - 87pp including 1 table.     White paper with black lettering.      Binding marks on inside edge ( could be trimmed) , trail of previous paper at start, prelim of subsequent paper at trail else very clean & unfoxed.     VG.      75.00       

10224    Voysey, A ( B.Sc. )    Farm Reckoning       Young Farmers’ Club Booklet No 18    Evans Brothers Ltd  London For The National Federation Of Young farmers’ Clubs    1949    2nd  edition.     Large 8vo.     48pp.      9 bw photos + numerous graphs & diagrams.  Publisher’s pale green soft card covers, black lettering + bw photo man in cloth cap chalking calculation onto brick wall on front.      Two staple hinges through.     Covers : rubbing al;ong spine edge.      Contents : clean, tight & unfoxed.    VG.           45.00       

10205    Vuibert, H    Les Anaglyphes Geometriques       FULL LEATHER ATTRACTIVE ETON BINDING    Librairie Vuibert   Paris    circa 1912    Deuxieme  edition.       Tall narrow 4to.    32pp.     Numerous stereoscopic geometric shapes in red & green ( chromo lithographs ).    Publisher’s colour pictorial soft card wrappers, silver lettering + geometric drawing in red & green on front.      Fine contemporary full brown tan calf binding by J & B Bumpus Oxford with gilt band around edges,gilt raised bands with gilt rectangles between + gilt titles on spine, gilt crest on front.    White eps.       Neat dedication with date “ Eton Dec 1925 “ top corner of title page.       Pocket inside front cover with two colour stereoscopic viewer, viewer present,         Leather covers : slight bowing to rear, three 1cm light scuff lines rear, very slight rubs to/bottom spine & corners.       Wrappers : 3 x 3cm area on title of very light blue ink mark.      Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.         Very attractive copy.    VG+.    350.00       

10408    Walkingame,  Francis,   ( Writing Master and Accomptant )     .             The Tutor’s Assistant  Being A Compendium of Arithmetic And A Complete Question-Book    C Whittingham ( printer )  for Scatcherd & Letterman  Ave-Maria Lane    London    1809     28th edition with additions & corrections.     12mo.      xii + 192pp.     4pp frontis Arithmetical tables + Weight & Measure.     Brown calf.  Lacks ep.    Covers detached and heavily rubbed, spine disintegrated.    Browning second half of book by bottom at spine else clean, some gatherings loosening, corners rubbed.   Appears to be complete.    **.    Needs resewing + sympathetic rebind.    45.00       

10146    WALKINGAME,  Francis,   (Writing Master and Accomptant)     .             The Tutor’s Assistant  being A Compendium of Arithmetic and a Complete Question-Book  In Five Parts    Henry Mozley,  Gainsborough    1801     A New edition carefully corrected.     Large 12mo. viii, 172pp.  Fold out frontis of Arithmetic Tables.    Brown calf.  Original eps with sig of original owner and date May 12th 1802.    Covers detached and disintegrating.  Contentsclean and tight.  Needs tlc    100.00       

10554    Waller, Charles    Happy  Magic Part 1    George Johnson    The Magic Wand Office  London    1932    1st edition.      Softback.       Narrow 4to.        32pp.      Publisher’s cream soft card covers, black lettering, black line round edges on front.    2 staple hinges through.       Signature + “ 142 “ on title pg.   Covers : slight bump bottom of spine + bottom corner, short  4cm ink equation written on rear, faint browning.     Contents : 4cm trace of sellotape inside front cover, faint browning to pages else very clean, tight & unfoxed.    VG-.    95.00       

10203    Watts, Isaac ( D.D. )    Logic Or The Right Use Of Reason In The Inquiry After Truth With A Variety Of Rules To Guard Against Error In The Affairs Of Religion And Human Life As Well As In The Sciences    Milner & Sowerby    Halifax     1864    1st edition thus.       16mo.    352 + (4)pp.     Portrait engraved frontis.       Publisher’s blind stamped cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.      Yellow eps.        Covers : 1cm split top of spine, rubs top/bottom of spine & corners, a few light marks.         Contents : slight browning to pages else clean, tight & unfoxed.       VG-.            65.00       

10327    Weatherburn, C E ( M.A., D.Sc. )    An Introduction To Riemannian Geometry And tensor Calculus    Oxford At  The University Press    1938    1st edition.     Large 8vo.       x + (2) + 191 + (1) pp.        Publisher’s plain green cloth covers, gilt lettering + cartouche on spine.      Pale green dw, green lettering, cartouche on spine , blue line around edges on front, not price clipped 12s 6d net.     Original white eps.         Covers : very slight 0.1cm shelf knock bottom of spine else bright.     Dw : slight browning, small chip bottom corner of spine, 5cm heavy wear front bottom edge ( possibly due to a mouse nibble ! ) else bright.     Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.      Bright attractive copy.      ***.      F-/VG+.       450.00       

10149    WELLS,   H G    First and Last Things   A Confession of Faith and Rule of Life    Watts & Co      The Thinker’s Library No.1          1929     First thus.  The definitive edition.    12mo. vii, 150 + 2pp.    Brown cloth with Thinker’s Library design to front, titles black to front and spine.    Grey dw repeats cover design, titles black, not price slipped (one shilling).   Very slight knocks rear lower edge and front top corner.  Dw spine very slight darkening, faint fingering marks.  A bright copy.  F-/VG+    25.00       

10148    Wells, H G    A Short History of The World    Watts & Co    The Thinker’s Library  No.6     1929    First edition thus.    12mo. x, 319pp.     Maps in text.      Brown cloth with Thinker’s Library design to cover, titles black to front and spine.    Grey dw repeats cover design, titles black, not price clipped (one shilling).    Very faint 1 x 3cm  mark to rear. Dw has slight browning of spine.  F-/F-    25.00       

10150    WELTON,  J,  M.A. Lond. and Camb.             A Manual of Logic      W.B. Clive &  University Tutorial Press Ltd          1907    Fourth impression, Second edition.   Two vols. in two complete.   Small 8vo.  Vol I - 2, xxii, 411,23 + 16 (ScatSept.1909).     Vol II - 2, xii, 292,23 + 16pp.     Black cloth, titles gilt to spine, blind to front.    Black eps.   Prelims slight foxed.  Small neat owner’s name half title.   Bright, tight copies. VG+    75.00       

10513    Westfall, Richard S  ( professor )    Force In Newton’s Physics        The Science Of Dynamics In The Seventeenth Century    MacDoald  London    1971    1st edition.       narrow 4to.     xii + 579+ (1)pp.   A few diagrams in text.        Publisher’s plain green cloth covers, silver lettering on spine.       White pictorial dw, mauve area with old schematic ellipse + white lettering on front, not price clipped with original small price sticker £10.00 net in OK only inside front flap.    Original white eps.   Signature + date “ x 11 04 “ on fep.     Covers : slight 0.1cm shelf knock top corner of spine else bright.    Dw : slight rub top of spine, slight closed 1cm tear front edge.    Contents : clean, tight & unfoxed      Bright attractive copy.     F-/VG+.    250.00       

10265    Whately, Richard ( D.D. )    Elements Of Logic  Comprising The Substance Of The Article In The Encyclopaedia Metropolitana With Additions Etc    B Fellowes  Ludgate street  London    1840    7th edition revised.     Large 8vo.    (2) + vi + 452 + (2).       Contemporary half brown leather binding, red marble paper covered boards, raised bands + gilt lettering on spine.    Matching marbled eps.        Covers : rub bottom corner of spine, slight rub top/bottom edge spine, very slight scuffs to paper on boards.      Contents : very slight foxing to front + rear blanks else very clean, tight & unfoxed.   Bright attractive copy.     VG+.           240.00       

10620    Whewell, William ( Rev., M.A., Fellow )    Thoughts On The Study Of Mathematics As A part Of A liberal Education    8vo  1835       The Edinburgh Review or Critical Journal  for October 1935  - January 1836    VOL  LXII  [  48 PAGE ARTICLE EXTRACTED FROM REVIEW  COMPLETE  ]    Her Majesty's Stationery Office   London    1836    1st edition.      Large 8vo.     265 - 296pp.     Article begins top of page & finishes bottom of page.      Slight browning around page edges else very clean & tight & unfoxed ready for binding in card covers.    VG.    75.00       

10151    WHITEHEAD,   Alfred North,   Sc.D., LL.D., F.R.S., F.B.A.     Adventures of Ideas    Cambridge at The University Press    1943     Reprint .      8vo.       xii + 392pp.      Orange cloth, titles and emblem silver to spine. Brown dw, titles black, not price clipped (9s. net).     Covers : Three small dimples on rear as issued, faint shelf knock to front edge else bright.      Dw : rubbed top of spine, 2 x 0.5cm chip front lower corner, slight dusty.         Contents : very slight occasional foxing.     Attractive copy.     VG+/VG    35.00       

10346    Whitehead, Alfred North    Symbolism    Its Meaning And Effect    Barbour - Page Lectures University Of Virginia 1927    Cambridge University Press    1958    2nd edition.     8vo.       viii+ 88pp.     Publisher’s brown plain cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.    Plain yellow dw, blue lettering, price clipped.    Covers : very slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine else bright.       Dw : 2cm coffee mark front edge, rub top/bottom of spine, faint fade to spine.         Contents : very clean & tight. & unfoxed.     ***.     F- /VG.       95.00       

10323    Whittaker, Edmund ( Sir, F.R.S. )    From Euclid To Eddington    The Tarner Lectures 1947    Cambridge At  the University Press    1949    1st edition.     Large 8vo.       ix + (1) + 212 pp.        Publisher’s plain pale blue cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine.      Pale green plain dw, black lettering, green cartouche on front , not price clipped 15s net.     Original white eps.      Small 3cm bookseller’s ticket inside front cover.       Covers : fade to spine + rear top edge else bright.    Dw : faint browning, slight rub bottom of spine else bright.     Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.      Bright attractive copy.      ***.      VG+/VG+.       125.00       

10612    Whittaker, Edmund ( Sir, F.R.S. )    History Of The Theories Of Aether And Electricity  The Classical Theories + The Modern Theories 1900 - 1926    2 VOLUMES IN 2 COMPLETE    Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd  London    1951 + 1953    2nd revised edition ( 1st edition thus first published 1910 ) + 1st edition.    Small 4to.     xiv + 434pp  &  xi + (1) + 319 + (1)pp.     Publisher’s plain brown cloth covers, brown greek freeze around edges + brown area on front with white lettering, not price clipped 32/6 net.      Original white eps.      Small bookseller’s ticket inside front cover vol II.     Covers : very slight fade to spines, very slight shelf rubs bottom of spine,  bump front bottom corner vol I else very clean & bright.     Dw : slight shelf dust rear vol I, slight fade to spines, 3cm insect niblbes along front leading outside edges at bottom else very clean & unchipped.   

Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.  Bright attractive copies in unchipped dw.    VG/VG.    320.00       

10152    WILLIAMS,  J M    The Elements of Euclid  containing  The First, Sixth and The Eleventh and Twelfth Books,  chiefly from the text of Dr. Simson, adapted to  Elementary Instructions by the Introduction of Symbols    Charles Tilt    1827     First edition.    Tall 8vo. xii, 382 + 2pp.    Numerous bw diagrams in text.     Blue boards with brown cloth wrap-around spine, repaired retaining original paper printed label.  Original white eps.   Pages untrimmed.  Contains a neat three line owner’s sig and date 1849.   Signed by the author on title page.   Boards rubbed.  Contents clean and tight.  VG    360.00       

10267    Williams, K    Modern Mathematics For Managers    Longman  London    1972    1st edition.     8vo.    viii + 112pp.       Publisher’s black cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine.    White colour pictorial dw, black & grey lettering, 4 black + purple circles overlapping as sets on front, not price clipped £1.95 net.       White eps.     Covers : Very slight 0.1cm shelf knock bottom of spine.     Dw : browning along top edge.    Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.       F-/VG+.           45.00       

10546    Wood, R W    How To become A Bookmaker    With A supplement On The Subject Of Tic - Tac    LIMITED EDITION    Postlib Publications  Kingsway  London    circa 1950?    1st edition.      12mo.     37 + (1)pp on stiff card with internal white plastic spiral bound hinge.     Publisher’s light blue plain cloth covers, blue lettering on front, rounded spine.        Faint trace small price ticket inside rear cover.    Covers : slight 0.1cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine +  top corner, faint rubs bottom corner.        Contents : slight browning else very clean, tight & unfoxed.    VG-    125.00       

10201    Woodward, Robert S    Probability And Theory Of Errors  Mathematical Monographs No 7    John Wiley & Sons  New York    1906    4th edition first thousand.       Narrow 4to.    47 + (3)pp.      Publisher’s green cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine.        White eps.    Pencil signature fep “ Garwood “.         Covers : damp stains along front/rear bottom half, slight shelf knocks top/bottom spine, slight rubs top corners.      Contents : clean, tight & unfoxed.       G+/VG cover & contents.            95.00       

10501    Wright Clark, W & Hibbert, W ( A.T.E.E., F.C.I. )    Clark’s Pocket Book For Plumbers Architects Sanitary Engineers Etc Etc  A Collection Of tables And memoranda Calculated And Compiled By J Wright Clark    A W Faber Castell  Stein Near Nuremberg  Slide Rule Works : Geroldgruen    1893    2nd edition.     Small 16mo.     (4) + xiii + (2) + 295 + (20)pp including numerous adverts.      Numerous illustrations.      Publisher’s  red cloth covers ( simulated leather  ) with gilt lettering on front & spine.      All edges gilt.  Fascinating full page adverts.      Covers : slight rubs around edges.      Contents : inner hinge tender at title page else very clean, tight & unfoxed.   ***.     VG.    125.00       

10153    WRIGHT,    F Perceval,  M.D., F.L.S.    Mammalia  Their Various Forms and Habits.  Popularly Illustrated by Typical Species   Adapted from the Text of Louis Figuier    Cassell, Petter & Galpin    c1880    8vo. x, 605 + 1pp.  Tissue guarded bw frontis plus numerous bw illustrations in text.    Red dimpled cloth with blind banding to margins front and back, gilt embossed giraffe to front, titles gilt to spine.  Bevelled  edges.  Aeg.   Yellow eps.    Prize label to ffep dated 1880.   Spine leaning, slight darkening of cloth.  Prelims foxed.  Contents clean and tight.  Bright copy.  VG+    65.00       

10331    Wyatt, A J ( M.A. )    Old English Riddles    D C Heath & Co  Boston &  London    1912    1st edition.     12mo.       xxxviii + (2) + 193 + (7)pp.       6 part bw fold out plate frontis.     Publisher’s beige pictorial paper covered boards, red cloth spine, gilt lettering on spine, red lettering “ arts & crafts design on front.         Original white eps.        Small attractive 3cm bookseller’s ticket inside front cover.      Covers : slight rubs top/bottom of spine & corners, very small 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom of spine.          Contents : very clean & tight & unfoxed.        ***.   VG.       85.00       

10561    Wykes, Alan    Gambling    Spring Books    1964    2nd edition? ( suspect this is the first  ).     Small 4to.      352pp.     Publishers black cloth covers, silver lettering on spine, 2 silver dice on front.      White pictorial dw, portable roulette wheel + card shoe + counters + dice + board game  + patience set piece + open backgammon set + Mah jong box + dominoes etc in wrap around colour illustration, not price clipped 63s net .      Original red eps.      Covers : slight 0.2cm shelf knocks top/bottom spine, slight whitish mark along front bottom outer edge.       Dw : 2cm closed tear rear, slight rub top of spine, 2 creases along front bottom edge, 1cm closed tear front.    Contents : very clean &  tight & unfoxed.       VG/VG.    24.00       

10403    Yardley, Herbert O    Ciphergrams    Hutchinson & Co ( Publishers )  London    citca 1942?    1st edition.     8vo.     190 + (2) pp.       Publisher’s mottled blue cloth covers, blue lettering + treble lines around edges on front & spine.          Red colour pictorial dw, black lettering black/white/red hatched vertical lines   along spine ?front edge, not clipped, “ 2/6 NET “ printed on front.       Original white eps.    Signature + date “ London 7.v.1942 “ + number “ 57 “  neatly written in light ink on title page.        Covers :  slight darkening along top outer edge of spine.      Dw : slight rub bottom of spine, slight small mark rear else bright.      Contents :  slight browning to pages else very clean & tight. & unfoxed.       Bright attractive copy.   VG+/VG+.    125.00       

10253    Yeldham, Florence ( B.Sc. ) & Singer, Charles ( D.Litt., M.D. )    The Story Of Reckoning In The Middle Ages    George G Harrap & Co Ltd  London    1926    1st edition.     8vo.     95 + (1)pp.      Bw frontis.     Publisher’s green dimpled cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine, blind lettering within blind rectangle on front.    White eps.      Covers : very slight rub top of spine.     Contents : prelims + leading outside edges of pages foxed else clean & tight.     But for the foxing, a bright copy.   VG.           75.00       

10154    YOUNG,  Peter    Power of Speech   A History of Standard Telephones and Cables     George Allen & Unwin    1889    First edition.   Large 8vo. x, 221pp.  27 bw photo illustrations.     Brown cloth, titles gilt to spine.   Cream pictorial dw, titles red and white to front and spine, not price clipped.   Slight rubbing along top edge of dw. F-/F-    15.00       

10233    Young, Horace    Dynamics    Cambridge At The University Press    1951    Reprint edition.      Large 8vo.     xi + (1) + 351 + (1)pp.   Numerous diagrams in text.   Publisher’s burgundy cloth covers, gilt lettering + cartouche on spine.      Light blue printed dw, black lettering, double band around edges, price clipped.   White eps.     Covers : slight shelf knocks top/bottom of spine + front top corner.     Dw : slight shelf knock top of spine.    Contents : very clean, tight & unfoxed.        Bright attractive copy.     VG+/F-.           75.00       

10412    [ Morrison, G ]    A Sequel To Morrison’s Lessons In Arithmetic For Beginners And Intended To Complete The Course In Which The Rules And Examples Are Accompanied With Simple Explanations Of The Principles And Reasons Of The Operations With Accurate And Comprehensive Tables Of money Weights And Measures, Comparisons Of the Old And Imperial Standard And Numerous Exercises Relative To These    C Dewar  High Street  Glasgow & G Brookman ( printer )    1836    1st edition.     16mo.      (6) +143 + (`1)pp  Contemporary brown leather binding, gilt bands on spine.        Original white eps.     Signature on fep with date “1937’.     Covers :  top 2cm spine split along one edge  but complete, edges & corners scuffed & rubbed.       Contents : slight browning else clean & tight & unfoxed.      ***.       G/VG cover & contents.    145.00       

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