Lot 481: Russell (Bertrand)



2015-07-08 11:47:22

Lot 481: Russell (Bertrand). The Logic of Geometry, offprint, [from Mind, volume 4, number 17, 1886], 24 pp., a few pencil marginalia including some in shorthand, bound with Maddison (Isabel), On Certain Factors of the c- and p- Discriminants and their Relation to Fixed Points on the Family of Curves, offprint, [from the Quarterly Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics, number 104, 1892], pp. 307-321, bound with Jourdain (Philip E.B.), On the Transfinite Cardinal Numbers of Well-Ordered Aggregates, offprint, [from the Philosophical Magazine for January 1904], half-title, pp. [61]-75, some spotting, a few pen and pencil marginalia and corrections, bound with Holder (Ludwig Otto), De Axiome der Quantitat und de Lehre vom Mass, offprint, Math.-Phys. Classe 1901, 64 pp., bound with others related of similar date, authors include Richmond, Maurer, Engel, Pincherle, Hardcastle, Petersen, Bocher, Fano (x2), Hill (x2), Study, Pringsheim (x9), Holder, Arzela (x2), Hobson, Stackel, Macdonald (x2) and Escherich, a total of 33 items, manuscript index at front, IGG bookplate to front pastedown, contemporary half cloth, slightly rubbed and frayed on joints, together with two further bound volumes of offprints and extracts containing a further 38 items, circa 1891-1904, authors include Osgood, Haskell, Bocher, Brouwer, Vivanti, many of the items being reviews and notices, various languages, manuscript contents leaves at front and IGG bookplate to both front pastedowns, contemporary uniform half cloth, some fraying and wear, 8vo. Sold as seen, not subject to return. (3) 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: £300-500
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