Lot 445: Gauss (Carl Friedrich). Werke, 7 volumes bound in 3, 1st edition, Gottingen, 1863-74, 4 plates, many diagrams and tables, a little scattered spotting and small ink stain affecting foremargins of 2 leaves of volume 3, contemporary half morocco, rubbed and soiled, 4to, together with a bound volume of 17 mathematics offprints and reprints, 1856-86, authors include Morgan Crofton (x2), William Spottiswoode (x2), J.W.L. Glaisher (x2), M.J.M. Hill, A.B. Kempe, J.K. Smythies, Captain P.A. MacMahon, A. Lugli, M.F. Landry, D. de Longchamps, Charles Hermite (x2) and J. Hammond (x2), some with original wrappers, cancelled library stamp to first wrapper, modern parchment-backed boards with printed title label to spine, a little soiled, 4to (4)
Dominic Winter's Travel & Natural History, Early Printed Books, Maps, Globes & Decorative Prints, Science & Mathematics, Bookbinding Equipment Auction July 2015
Wednesday, 15th July 2015
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