The world of mathematics: A small library of the literature of mathematics from the library of A'h-mosé, the scribe to Albert Einsein (4 vols), James R. Newman, 1961, George Allen and Unwin, London.
Newman, James R., 1961, The world of mathematics: A small library of the literature of mathematics from the library of A'h-mosé, the scribe to Albert Einstein, presented with commentaries and notes by James R. Newman (4 vols), George Allen and Unwin, London. fair to good condition paperback, all volume spines sun-aged with small pieces missing at bottom to expose binding (in no case bigger than 2 sq cm), top and side edges stained (water and dust), no inscriptions, clean text, sound binding, vol. 1: top of front has slight wearing (maybe due to water damage, no rippling of surface), small black mark top centre front cover, back side cover edge gnawed - insect damage? - insignificant; vol. 2: small black spot at centre top front cover, some very light stains on back cover; vol. 3: approx 6 sq cm piece of top layer of paper missing at base of spine obscuring the word 'THE', unmarked front and back covers; vol. 4: slight damage to spine - possibly water, leaving two small faded patches, light stains on front cover; all books 14cm x 21.5cm, 2534pp, $120 set.