Lot 477: Motzkin (Theodore)



2015-07-08 11:47:21

Lot 477: Motzkin (Theodore). Beitrage zur Theorie der linearen Ungleichungen. Inaugural-Dissertation, 1st edition, Jerusalem, 1936, corrigenda printed to rear wrapper recto, IGG bookplate tipped on to front pastedown, hinges cracked, original printed wrappers, ownership signature of R.C.H. Young in red ballpoint pen to upper cover, a little soiling and wrappers half-covered in sticky back plastic, slim 8vo, together with two other second editions of maths titles by Adolf Fraenkel and J.E. Littlewood with ownership name of R.C.H. Young and IGG bookplates, plus Peters (Margarete), Else Cantor: Lied eines Lebens 1875-1954, mounted portrait frontispiece, folding plate, IGG bookplate and manuscript note that this book was given to Cecily by O. Keller in February 1969 to front pastedown, contemporary plain wrappers with manuscript title to upper cover, sticky back plastic covering, 8vo. All these books belonged to the mathematician Rosalind Cecily Hildegard Young (1900-1992), eldest daughter of the mathematicians Grace Chisholm and William Henry Young. (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 Estimate: £200-300
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