Fair. A readable copy only. All pages and the cover are intact, may not include dust jacket. Pages may include considerable notes in pen or have highlighting. Possible ex library copy. May not contain accessories.
Fine. No dust jacket. This is an extraordinary book. The only items making it fine and not new is the book plate and slight wear/fading to cover. 144 p. 4 x 7", 10 Chapters. illustrations throughout. Amazing condition for such a popular title.
NEAR FINE. 1st paperback printing. As new except for owner's name inside front cover. Appears unread. 144 pages. "not the mechanical techniques one learns from textbooks, but the whys and wherefores behind them."
Fair. Good copy for reading, may have heavy page wear with writing textual notes highlighting or be an heavily used ex library copy with library markings, stickers or stamps. Dust jacket or accessories may not be included.
Good. 1959 Hardcover 5th Printing illus. 200 p. Explanations of mathematical techniques and principles are combined with the history of mathematics. Includes simple arithmetic, square root, logarithms, and even imaginary numbers. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
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