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Image for The Key to Reed's New Guide Book, and the quantities from the Nautical Almanac for working the questions in the edition for 1872.

The Key to Reed's New Guide Book, and the quantities from the Nautical Almanac for working the questions in the edition for 1872.

By: N/A

Price: $156.25

Publisher: Sunderland, Thomas Reed and Co.: 1870

Seller ID: Books012574

Condition: Good


134 pages. Loss of paper over board front and rear. Occasional foxing and marginalia. Pastedowns and free endpapers stained and full of calculations in pencil. Worn but sound. View more info

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The Lognormal Distribution with special reference to its uses in economics

By: Aithchison, J. and J.A.C. Brown

Price: $97.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1966

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: Books006527

Condition: Very Good


xviii, 176pp. No.5 in The University of Cambridge Department of Applied Economics Monographs; Dustjacket spine sunned, previous owner's name to title page View more info

Image for Solid And Spherical Geometry And Conic Sections: Being A Treatise On The Higher Branches Of Synthetical Geometry, Containing The Solid And Spherical Geometry Of Playfair; The Projections Of The Sphere And Conic Sections Of West; With Perpendicular ...

Solid And Spherical Geometry And Conic Sections: Being A Treatise On The Higher Branches Of Synthetical Geometry, Containing The Solid And Spherical Geometry Of Playfair; The Projections Of The Sphere And Conic Sections Of West; With Perpendicular ...

By: Bell, A. [Andrew]

Price: $368.75

Publisher: Edinburgh, William and Robert Chambers: 1837

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books011295

Condition: Good


Title continues: With Perpendicular Projection And Perspective And Vaious Improvements And Additions. Publisher's brown cloth stamped in blind, with gilt titles to front and spine. General light soiling to cloth, foxing to endpapers, paper toned, marginal stain to page 27, final three leaves creased. Binding is sound. View more info

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Abstract Spaces and Approximation.

By: Butzer, P.L. and Szokefalvi-Nagy, B. ed.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Basel und Stuttgart, Birkhauser Verlag: 1969

Seller ID: Books000546

Condition: Very Good


423pp. International Series of Numerical Mathematics, Vol. 10. Proceedings of the Conference held at the Mathematical Research Institute at Oberwolfach, Black Forest, July 18-27, 1968. View more info

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An Elementary Treatise on Mechanics; Designed as a Text-Book for the University Examinations for the Ordinary Degree of B. A.. Part I: Statics; Part II: Dynamics of a Particle

By: Cherriman, J. B. [John Bradford]

Price: $2,812.50

Publisher: Toronto, Maclear & Co.: 1858

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books011407

Condition: Very Good


92 pages, two folding plates. Continuously paged; Part II with separate title page also dated 1858 - as is the author's preface to each Part. Preface to Part I begins: "This Treatise contains the text of the Lectures which I have delivered for some years past in University College". Leather backstrip perished; covers holding by original cloth bands. Cover label: Cherriman's Elementary Mechanics / Price $1.00, beneath which the contemporary inscription of one Geo. S. Goodwillie at University College, Toronto. Scarce in any edition, Worldcat shows no holdings for this first edition of 18... View more info

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Methodik der modernen Mathematik. Grund lagen für Lernen in Zyklen

By: Dienes, Z.P. and E.W. Golding

Price: $16.25

Publisher: Freiburg, Verlag Herder: 1970

Seller ID: Books001986

Condition: Good


182pp. light wear overall. Originally published in english as "Approach to Modern Mathematics". View more info

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Dilworth's Assistant : Adapted to the Commerce of the Citizens of the United States. Being a Compendium of Arithmetic both Practical and Theoretical.

By: Dilworth, Thomas; James Gibbons

Price: $937.50

Publisher: New York, Hurtin & McFarlane: 1798

Seller ID: Books012571

Condition: Good


x, [4], [1]-228 pages, with folding table. Preface signed: James Gibbons. New-York, August 22d, 1798, in which he acknowledges the superiority of Dilworth's work and its success in America. But, "its usefulness has been somewhat diminished in this great commercial country, by not having been particularly adapted to the federal money, currencies, and commerce of the citizens of the United States." Old paper repair along spine. Front board detached, front free endpaper lacking. Tanned and foxed, but legible. The folding plate has been mis-folded (creased) and has a 2" closed tear. 1" closed tear... View more info

Image for Arithmetic] in the Plainest and Most Concise Methods Hetherto Extant. With New Improvements for Dispatch of Business in all the Several Rules. As Also Fractions Vulgar and Decimal Wrought Together after a New Method that Renders both easy to be Understood

Arithmetic] in the Plainest and Most Concise Methods Hetherto Extant. With New Improvements for Dispatch of Business in all the Several Rules. As Also Fractions Vulgar and Decimal Wrought Together after a New Method that Renders both easy to be Understood

By: Fisher, George

Price: $218.75

Publisher: Glasgow, A. Duncan and Company: 1772

Seller ID: Books012515

Condition: Good


324 pages. Leather worn, leaves toned and dampstained; binding is sound. Early ownership inscriptions of George Frederic Belvidere "School Master at Windsor in Nova Scotia" 1792-1795 [p.170], and on title page at Lunenburg NS 1796-1812. "George Fredk. Belvidere flourished in Lunenburg, as school-master, in the early part of this century. He was an English-man, had once been a British officer, and was a strict disciplinarian. The "oaken towel," as he called his instrument of correction, did for him what he esteemed good service on the aching palms of refractory school-boys. He was well educated... View more info

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Introduction to the National Arithmetic on the Inductive System Combining the Analytic and Synthetic Methods in Which the Principles of the Science are Fully explained and Illustrated [Greenleaf's Common School Arithmetic]

By: Greenleaf, Benjamin

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Boston, Robert S. Davis: 1874

Seller ID: Books008881

Condition: Very Good


330 pages plus 3 leaves of ads at rear. Leather spine with titles in gilt; pictorial paper covered boards, with most of the paper rubbed off edges. Two blank endpapers present both at front and rear. Binding sound and hinges sturdy. "New electrotype edition, with additions and improvements." No inscriptions. View more info

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Discrete and Combinatorial Mathematics : An Applied Introduction Fourth Edition 4th

By: Grimaldi, Ralph P.

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Reading, MA, Addison-Wesley Longman, Inc.: 1998

Edition: Fourth edition

Seller ID: Books002737

ISBN: 0201199122

Condition: Good


xix, 791, appendix 34, solutions 84, index 20 pp. Previous owner's name on ffep. Foot of pages lightly warping but clean and unmarked. View more info

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What is the New Maths?

By: Holt, Michael

Price: $32.50

Publisher: London, Anthony Blond: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: association copy signed by author

Seller ID: Books007427

Condition: Very Good


100pp. slight wear to spine extremes of dust jacket View more info

Image for Howard's California Calculator, The Newest, Quickest and most Complete Instructor for all who desire to be "Quick At Figures." The Business Man's Faithful Assistant, the School Boy's Companion and Friend

Howard's California Calculator, The Newest, Quickest and most Complete Instructor for all who desire to be "Quick At Figures." The Business Man's Faithful Assistant, the School Boy's Companion and Friend

By: Howard, C. Frusher

Price: $26.00

Publisher: San Francisco, C. Frusher howard: 1877

Seller ID: Books005692

Condition: Fair


94 pages. Covers soiled, chipping and splitting to spine. Portrait frontispiece. Foxing throughout. Sewn binding is sound with no loose pages. Early doodle of two birds with banners in pencil to front endpaper. View more info

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Book-Keeping By Single Entry : With an Appendix Containing Explanations of Merchantile Terms and Transactions

By: Inglis, W.

Price: $58.50

Publisher: London and Edinburgh, William and Robert Chambers: 1853

Seller ID: Books006802

Condition: Good


73, xxii pages. Please see photos for contents. Embossed cloth with gilt titles to spine (sunned). The volume remains well bound. Hinges sound; lacks rear endpaper. Inscriptions and signatures of Christian Grimm, Springfield, Annapolis County Nova Scotia. Johann Christian Grimm, son of Christian Paul Grimm and Catherine Elizabeth Grimm, born 1814 near Zweibrücken, ended up teaching school in Lunenburg and Annapolis Counties, Nova Scotia. Uncommon early edition View more info

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Calculus

By: Jeffery, R.L.

Price: $45.50

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, University of Toronto Press: 1958

Edition: Second edition

Seller ID: Books007172

Condition: Good


ix, 242pp. very inobtrusive marginalia on three pages, light cigarette burn affecting small portion of pp. 8-14, evidence of uniform wear from study overall View more info

Image for Solutions Of The More Difficult Exercises And Examination Papers In The Canadian Edition Of Hamblin Smith's Arithmetic [spine title: Key to Hamblin Smith's Arithmetic]

Solutions Of The More Difficult Exercises And Examination Papers In The Canadian Edition Of Hamblin Smith's Arithmetic [spine title: Key to Hamblin Smith's Arithmetic]

By: Kirkland, Thomas and William Scott

Price: $448.50

Publisher: Toronto and Winnipeg, W. J. Gage and Company: 1879

Seller ID: Books008242

Condition: Very Good


vi, 195 pages. Third Edition stated on title page; entered according to Act ... by Adam Miller & Co. in 1879 on colophon; Preface dated 1879. Boards warped though binding and hinges are sound. Signature in pencil to front endpaper, else free of inscription. A remarkably clean example of this uncommon work. View more info

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We Use Our Hands

By: Kite, Eilene

Price: $45.50

Publisher: New York, Exposition Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books007425

Condition: Very Good


32pp. "Basic numeral association and physical coordination in verse. For use in in kindergarten and other child groups." (from the dust jacket) View more info

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Reasoning by Analogy and Causality: A Model and Application

By: Long, Derek; Garigliano, Roberto

Price: $32.50

Publisher: New York, Ellis Horwood: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books004391

ISBN: 0136901328

Condition: Very Good


xvii, 206pp. Part of the Ellis Horwood Series in Artificial Intelligence View more info

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The Concept of Probability

By: Lucas, J.R.

Price: $35.75

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books008670

Condition: Very Good


viii, 220pp. ownership stamps and name present on title page and rear end paper, small tears to dust jacket View more info

Image for Key to Crosby's Walkingame's Tutor's Assistant...

Key to Crosby's Walkingame's Tutor's Assistant...

By: Maynard, Samuel

Price: $97.50

Publisher: London, Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans: 1854

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books006800

Condition: Good


208 pages plus 12 page publishers' list of school-books at rear. Please see photos for contents. Embossed cloth with spotting and lightly sunned spine. The volume remains well bound. Hinges sound; endpapers present. Clean, unmarked interior save for two signatures of Christian Grimm, Springfield, Annapolis County Nova Scotia and one more recent on front endpaper. Johann Christian Grimm, son of Christian Paul Grimm and Catherine Elizabeth Grimm, born 1814 near Zweibrücken, ended up teaching school in Lunenburg and Annapolis Counties, Nova Scotia. Uncommon first edition. Full title reads: Key t... View more info

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Functions of Real Variables

By: Osgood, William Fogg

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, G.E. Stechert & Co.: 1938

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: Books011914

Condition: Good


399 pages, spine sunned and spotted, previous owner's name blacked out on f.e.p., binding tight and square, no markings. Reprint of 1936 Peking editon View more info