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ACTES DU CONGRÈS INTERNATIONAL DES MATHÉMATICIENS, 1970. Publiés sous la direction du Comité d'Organisation du Congrès (3 volume set)
Paris: Gauthier-Villars, 1971.
Three volumes. Blue cloth stamped in white. pp [4], (xxxv), 532, [8]; [4], [iv], 959, [9]; [4], [ii], 371, [9]. Light yellowing to page edges, a fine set, no previous owner marks. Most of the text is in English, the balance in French. Note: 3.5 kg parcel, extra postage will be required.
$60.00                          Book Number: 25505                          Order / Enquire

Dordrect, Holland: D. Reidel, 1978.
Pale grey cloth. Mild cover soiling, VG otherwise, no owner marks. Text is in English, German, and Russian. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.
$65.00                          Book Number: 44706                          Order / Enquire

A. N. Whitehead; Bertrand Russell
Principia Mathematica to *56
Cambridge (UK): Cambridge University Press, 1987.
Later printing of the 1962 paperback edition. Octavo, card covers. Fine copy. This is an abridged text of Vol. I of the three volume hardcover original.
$19.95                          Book Number: 47268                          Order / Enquire

Abhyankar, Shreeram
Ramification Theoretic Methods in Algebraic Geometry
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1994.
3rd printing. Orange card covers. pp 96, Fine copy, no owner marks. Annals of Mathematics Studies 43. Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping price may be reduced.
$14.95                          Book Number: 47349                          Order / Enquire

Adams, John Frank
Infinite Loop Spaces: Hermann Weyl Lectures, The Institute for Advanced Study
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1978.
Orange card covers, pp 214. Fine copy, no owner marks. Annals of Mathematics Studies 90.
$45.00                          Book Number: 47329                          Order / Enquire

AGMON, Shmuel
Lectures on Exponential Decay of Solutions of Second-Order Elliptic Equations: Bounds on Eigenfunctions of N-Body Schrodinger Operations
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press / University of Tokyo Press, 1982.
Yellow card covers, pp 118. Fine copy, no owner marks.Fine copy, no owner marks. Mathematical Notes 29. Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping price may be reduced.
$29.95                          Book Number: 47370                          Order / Enquire

Agresti, Alan
Categorical Data Analysis.
New York: Wiley-Interscience / John Wiley, c1990,
6th printing. Black cloth, pp 558. Fine copy, no owner marks. Dust jacket has a short taped tear, VG+ otherwise. Wiley Series in Probability and Mathematical Statistics, Applied Probability and Statistics. 1.5 kg parcel.
$19.95                          Book Number: 47398                          Order / Enquire

Agresti, Alan
Analysis of Ordinal Categorical Data
New York: Wiley. c1984, 1984.
8th printing. Black cloth, pp 297, indexed. Wiley Series in Probability and Statistics. Fine copy, no owner marks.
$19.95                          Book Number: 47459                          Order / Enquire

Andrews, D. F., and others
Robust Estimates of Location: Survey and Advances
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1972.
Card covers. pp 373. Fine copy, no owner marks. Because estimation involves inferring information about an unknown quantity on the basis of available data, the selection of an estimator is influenced by its ability to perform well under the conditions that are assumed to underlie the data. Since these conditions are never known exactly, the estimators chosen must be robust; i.e., they must be able to perform well under a variety of underlying conditions. The theory of robust estimation is based on specified properties of specified estimators under specified conditions. This book was written as the result of a study undertaken to establish the interaction of these three components over as large a range as possible.
$29.95                          Book Number: 47490                          Order / Enquire

Anosov, D. V., editor
Dynamical Systems IX: Dynamical Systems With Hyperbolic Behaviour
Berlin: Springer, 1995.
Yellow cloth. pp 235. Encyclopedia of Mathematical Sciences Vol. 66. Shallow bumps to edges of rear cover, else a fine copy, no owner marks. In print (2017) at USD 159.00.
$65.00                          Book Number: 47376                          Order / Enquire

Anthony W. Knapp; David A. Vogan
Cohomological Induction and Unitary Representations
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1995.
Octavo, brown cloth. pp 948. Bruise to upper outer corners, else fine, no owner marks. Princeton Mathematical Series 45. 2 kg parcel
$64.95                          Book Number: 47289                          Order / Enquire

Antman, Stuart S.; Ericksen, J.L.; Kinderlehrer, David; Müller, Ingo , editors
Metastability and Incompletely Posed Problems
New York: Springer, 1986.
Mustard cloth, pp 372. Fine copy, no owner marks. This IMA Volume in Mathematics and its Applications Metastability and Incompletely Posed Problems represents the proceedings of a workshop which was an integral part of the 19R4-R5 IMA program on CONTINUUM PHYSICS AND PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EOIIATIONS. We are grateful to the Scientific Committee: ,I.L. Eri cksen D. Kinderlehrer H. Rrezis C. Dafermos for their dedication and hard work in developing an imaginative, stimulating, and productive year-long program. George R. Sell Hans Weinberger Preface Most equilibrium events in nature do not realize configurations of minimum energy. They are only metastable. Available knowledge of constitutive relations and environmental interactions may be limiterl. As a result, many configurations may he compatible with the rlata. Such questions are incompletely poserl. The papers in this volume address a wide variety of these issues as they are perceived by the material scientist and the mathematician. They represent a portion of the significant activity which has been underway in recent years, from the experimental arena and physical theory to the analysis of differential equations and computation. In print (2017) at USD 99.00.
$50.00                          Book Number: 47443                          Order / Enquire

Arbarello, Enrico; M, Cornalba; P.A.Griffiths, J. Harris
Geometry of Algebraic Curves: Volume I
New York: Springer, 1984.
Octavo, yellow boards, pp 386. Fine copy, no owner marks. Grundlehren der mathematischen Wissenschaften 267. In printi (2017) at USD 119.00
$60.00                          Book Number: 47311                          Order / Enquire

Aschbacher, Michael
Sporadic Groups
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994.
Dark blue cloth. pp 314, indexed. Cambridge Tracts in Mathematics series. Fine copy, no owner marks. Dust jacket has some sunning to front panel, else fine.
$50.00                          Book Number: 47505                          Order / Enquire

Aubin, Jean-Pierre
Neural Networks and Qualitative Physics
Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1996.
Glossy printed boards without jacket, as issued. pp (xvi), 283, (3). Fine copy, no owner names nor text marks. "This book is devoted to some mathematical methods that arise in two domains of artificial intelligence: neural networks and qualitative physics. The rapid advances in these two areas have left unanswered several mathematical questions that should motivate and challenge mathematicians."
$35.00                          Book Number: 30843                          Order / Enquire

Babskii, V.G.; Zhukov, M.Yu.; Yudovich, V.I.
Mathematical Theory of Electrophoresis. Translated from the Russian by Cathy Flick
New York: Consultants Bureau / Plenum Press, 1989.
Glossy boards, pp 241. Slight rubbing to the surface gloss, else a fine copy, no owner marks. The development of contemporary molecular biology with its growing tendency toward in-depth study of the mechanisms of biological processes, structure, function, and identification of biopolymers requires application of accurate physicochemical methods. Electrophoresis occupies a key position among such methods. A wide range of phenomena fall un­ der the designation of electrophoresis in the literature at the present time. One common characteristic of all such phenomena is transport by an elec­ tric field of a substance whose particles take on a net charge as a result of interaction with the solution. The most important mechanisms for charge generation are dissociation of the substance into ions in solution and for­ mation of electrical double layers with uncompensated charges on particles of dispersed medium in the liquid. As applied to the problem of separation, purification, and analysis of cells, cell organelles, and biopolymers, there is a broad classification of electrophoretic methods primarily according to the methodological charac­ teristics of the process, the types of supporting media, etc. An extensive literature describes the use of these methods for the investigation of differ­ ent systems. A number of papers are theoretical in nature. Thus, the mi­ croscopic theory has been developed rather completely [13] by considering electrophoresis within the framework of electrokinetic phenomena based on the concept of the electrical double layer.
$45.00                          Book Number: 47487                          Order / Enquire

London: J. Johnson, 1811.
Octavo, pp (iii)-(xvi), 507, (3, ads). Original boards, page edges untrimmed. Lacking the half-title leaf. Spine lacking, recent rice paper spine and recent spine label. Front inner hinge repaired with old cloth tape and recent archival paper tape; evidence of removed labels from endpapers front and rear; ink ownership name Thomas Smith, Trinity College, Cambridge, April, 1822. Boards have damp stains, edge wear, corners rounded from wear. Text has occasional foxing but clean and unworn, now tight in the binding. Peter Barlow, F.R.S., 1776-1862, self-educated, was a mathematics master at the Royal Military Academy 1801-47. In 1814 he published NEW MATHEMATICAL TABLES, which became known as Barlow's Tables. They gave the squares, cubes, square roots, cube roots, and reciprocals of all integer numbers from 1 to 10,000. These tables were regularly reprinted until 1965 when computers rendered them obsolete. He helped develope the Barlow lens which in a modified form is still in use today in astronomy. He won the Royal Society's Copley Medal for his work correcting the deviation of ship's compasses caused by iron in the hulls and invented an early electric motor." Perhaps the British mathematican of this period who showed the greatest genius, or at any rate the greatest perseverance, was Peter Barlow. Born of humble parents, he became one of the leading writers of England on the theory of numbers.. " - Smith, History. of Mathematics, I, 460. Barlow's first book.
$150.00                          Book Number: 42477                          Order / Enquire

Bass, Hyman; Otero-Espinar, Maria V.; Rockmore, Daniel; Tresser, Charles
Cyclic Renormalization and Automorphism Groups of Rooted Trees
Berlin: Springer, 1995.
Yellow card covers, pp 163. Fine copy, no owner marks.Lecture Notes in Mathematics 1621. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
$24.95                          Book Number: 47331                          Order / Enquire

BEDNAREK, A.R. and L. Cesari, editors.
DYNAMICAL SYSTEMS II. Proceedings of a University of Florida International Symposium. (Volume 2 only)
New York: Academic Press, 1982.
Brown cloth. (xvi), 664, (6) pp. Fine copy. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.
$19.95                          Book Number: 7816                          Order / Enquire

Bellomo, Nicola; Preziosi, Luigi
Modelling Mathematical Methods and Scientific Computation
Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, 1994.
Printed boards, pp 497, disc in pouch at rear. Fine copy, no owner marks. In print (2017) at USD 178.46. 1.5 kg parcel.
$45.00                          Book Number: 47400                          Order / Enquire

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