The World of Mathematics (Newman) 4 Volume Set A Small Library of the Literature of Mathematics from A'h-mosé the Scribe to Albert Einstein

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This is a wonderful rare set of four hardcover in slipcase. Four volumes, all hardcover in slipcase. 1956 Simon & Schuster Publishing. Each volume is crisp and clean inside and out. The pages are still crisp and clean, free of markings. The bindings are all tight and straight. Blue cloth hardcover boards are almost like new. Sewn binding on this edition makes it a fine binding with long lasting durability. The slipcase is good, there is some shelf wear from display but good condition.

This is a monumental 4 volume set. It was specially designed to make math more accessible. Nontechnical essays on every aspect of math, and articles by scores of eminent mathematicians, as well as literary figures, economists, and other great thinkers is included This compendium includes the work of such greats as Galilei, Newton, Archimedes, Jonathan Swift, Lewis Carroll, and many, many others. This gem is a real collectible for any student of math or scholar of any nature.

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