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Easton Press, James R. Newman "The World of Mathematics" Leather Bound Limited Edition, Complete Matching 4-Vol. Set [Sealed]
Easton Press, James R. Newman "The World of Mathematics" Leather Bound Limited Edition, Complete Matching 4-Vol. Set [Sealed]
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  $750.00
Publisher: Easton Press
Edition: Limited Edition 4-Vol, Collector's Set
Binding: Full Genuine Leather
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Dimensions: Each volume 9" x 6.5" x 1.5"


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Product Code: 44-136

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A Monumental Four-Volume Leather Bound Set 15 Years In The Making


Easton Press 2014. James R. Newman "The World of Mathematics" Limited Edition Collector's set in 4 volumes. Full genuine leather. This extraordinary set of books will make an excellent addition to your library or as a fantastic gift for the serious collector. As New, sealed in the original shrink-wrap.

4-VOLUME MATCHING LEATHER BOUND COLLECTOR'S EDITION

It has taken 15 years to complete this set and now you can own it in one collection.

A monumental four-volume reference 15 years in the making, The World of Mathematics was specially designed to make mathematics more accessible to the inexperienced. It comprises nontechnical essays on every aspect of the vast subject, including articles by and about scores of eminent mathematicians, as well as literary figures, economists, biologists, and many other eminent thinkers. This unique compendium includes the work of Archimedes, Galileo, Descartes, Newton, Gregor Mendel, Edmund Halley, Jonathan Swift, John Maynard Keynes, Henri Poincare, Lewis Carroll, George Boole, Bertrand Russell, Alfred North Whitehead, John von Neumann, and many others.

From the publisher - "Featuring a comprehensive history of math and the great mathematicians, over 500 illustrations and editor James R. Newman’s authoritative introductions to each article, THE WORLD OF MATHEMATICS is a unique and uniquely fascinating math reference. The finest math writings in the finest leather-bound Collector Edition set."

This collection includes articles from mathematics, including works by Archimedes, Galileo, Sir Isaac Newton, Lewis Carroll, and many others







Features
Includes the classic Easton Press qualities:

* Premium Leather
* Silk Moire Endleaves
* Distinctive Cover Design
* Hubbed Spine, Accented in Real 22KT Gold
* Satin Ribbon Page Marker
* Gilded Page Edges
* Long-lasting, High Quality Acid-neutral Paper
* Smyth-sewn Pages for Strength and Durability
* Beautiful Illustrations


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