Hardcover. 4to. MIT Press. 1969. 480 pgs. First Edition/First Printing (US). DJ in VG shape with light shelf-wear present to the DJ. No ownership marks present. Text is clean and free of marks, binding tight and solid, boards clean with no wear present. Photos sent upon request. Bx-153; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 480 pages. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Classic study discusses number sequence andÂ language andÂ explores written numerals and computations in many cultures. "The historian of mathematics will find much to interest him here both in the contents and viewpoint, while the casual reader is likely to be intrigued by the author's superior narrative ability." â€” Library Journal. 282 illustrations.
Text: English (translation)
Original Language: German
Title: Number Words and Number Symbols A Cultural ...
Publisher: MIT Press
Publication Date: 1969
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition; First Printing.
Book Description The M.I.T. Press. Condition: Fair. Acceptable condition. Stamped on endpage. Seller Inventory # E07A-02040
Book Description The M.I.T. Press. Condition: Fair. Acceptable condition. Book Good. No dust jacket. Slightly dampstained. Owner's name on inside. Seller Inventory # A02F-00087
Book Description MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass., 1970. Hardcover. Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. translated from the revised German edition of 1958 by Paul Broneer (illustrator). AS NEW/FINE (Hard cover). Not Ex-Library. Clean throughout with straight tight binding. No marks. ISBN in book: 0262130400. Purchase supports the programs, operations and collections and collections preservation of the renowned Museum of Indian Arts & Culture Laboratory of Anthropology Library. Seller Inventory # 004214
Book Description The M.I.T. Press. Condition: Used - Good. 1970. Hardcover. Good. Seller Inventory # Z0081735
Book Description MIT Press, 1969. Condition: Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP9621703
Book Description MIT Press. Hardcover. Condition: Good. 0262130408 Bumped and creased book with tears to the extremities, but not affecting the text block - GOOD. Seller Inventory # Z0262130408Z3
Book Description MIT Press. Condition: Good. Ships SAME or NEXT business day. We Ship to APO/FPO addr. Choose EXPEDITED shipping and receive in 2-5 business days within the United States. See our member profile for customer support contact info. We have an easy return policy. Seller Inventory # 44874944
Book Description MIT Press, 1969. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Good. First Edition. Seller Inventory # SONG0262130408
Book Description The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 1970. Hardcover. Condition: VG. Dust Jacket Condition: VG. First Publisher. Very Good+ condition, in a Very Good protected DJ. Lite shelf wear. Cover is bright and clean. Titles on spine is fresh and complete. Small signature on inside cover at top. Otherwise, Inside covers are clean with no inscriptions, labels or bookplate. Binding is solid without splits. Interior is clean, crisp, bright, square, and without notations, underlining, highlighting, or other marks. Odor-free. NOT X-Lib. NO remainder marks. All my books have multiple photos on Abebooks site. Sometimes it takes 24-48 hours for them to appear with listing. Check back. Email for list of Bibliographies sited, more photos of the book or further condition details. Illus: B/W. Photos: B/W. Index: General. Hardcover. Traces the history of oral and written numbers through various cultures and times. Shows evolution and variants. Finger counting and "bones" are discussed along with the abacus and mechanical devices for calculations. Downside- no references, sources or bibliography! In a work of this scope this is a critical fault. Seller Inventory # 114
Book Description Second printing, July, 1970. Published by The M.I.T. Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts., 1970. Very good with very good dust jacket. Mild crease in fore edge margin of first 50 pages. Dust jacket is lightly faded on spine and is worn at spine tips and corners. 480 pages with index and 282 text illustrations. Seller Inventory # 8142