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THE BIRDS OF AFRICA VOLUME V
Written by Emil K. Urban; C. Hilary Fry; Stuart Keith. Illustrated by Martin W. Woodcock; Ian Willis.
Stock no. 1609826
Published by Academic Press. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. 669 pages.Colour plates plus numerous b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0121373053. Very slight mottling to boards. Contents fine. Wrapper spine faded.

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THE BIRDS OF AFRICA VOLUME I
Written by Leslie H. Brown; Emil K. Urban; Kenneth Newman. Illustrated by Martin Woodcock; Peter Hayman.
Stock no. 1609818
Published by Academic Press. 1st 1982. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown boards, gilt titles. 521 pages. Colour plates, b/w illustrations, and distribution maps. ISBN: 0121373010. Some spotting to rear board.

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THE BIRDS OF AFRICA VOLUME III
Written by C. Hilary Fry; Stuart Keith; Emil K. Urban. Illustrated by Ian Willis; Martin W. Woodcock.
Stock no. 1609817
Published by Academic Press. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. 611 pages. 32 superb colour plates plus numerous b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0121373037. Spine bumped. Cloth boards lightly mottled. Damp stain to rear pastedown and last few pages, and lighter staining to top of front endpaper. Contents generally clean and bright. Wrapper is faded to spine and dampstained.

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AN INTRODUCTION TO PROBABILITY AND MATHEMATICAL STATISTICS
Written by Howard G. Tucker.
Stock no. 2120322
Published by Academic Press. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Designed for under-graduate university students majoring in mathematics. Gilt titles. xii and 228 pages including index. Some page browning. Wrapper is faded to spine, with scuffing and edge-tears and chips, with a little loss.

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GEOMETRIC TOPOLOGY
Written by James C. Cantrell.
Stock no. 2120124
Published by Academic Press. 1st 1979. Very good condition.

Green cloth with dark green titles. Part I: Low Dimensional Manifolds; Part II: Topology of Manifolds; Part III: Shape Theory and Infinite Dimensional Topology; Part IV: Miscellaneous Problems. ISBN: 0121588602. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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DYNAMIC PROGRAMMING AND ITS APPLICATION TO OPTIMAL CONTROL
Written by R. Boudarel; J. Delmas; P. Guichet.
Stock no. 1811757
Published by Academic Press. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Mathematics in Science and Engineering Volume 81. A lucid and intuitively appealing introduction to modern optimal control theory. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt titles. xiv and 252 pages including index. ISBN: 0121189503. Minor foxing to endpapers and text block. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is scuffed.

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GAME THEORY
Written by Guillermo Owen.
Stock no. 1811755
Published by Academic Press. 2nd 1982. Very good condition.

Second edition. ISBN: 0125311508. Ex-library with library number in white to base of spine and inkstamp to front pastedown. Light foxing to top edge of text block. Contents clean.

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DIFFERENTIAL GEOMETRY AND SYMMETRIC SPACES
Written by Sigurdur Helgason.
Stock no. 2119606
Published by Academic Press. 1962. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pure and Applied Mathematics A Series of Monographs and Textbooks. Green cloth with gilt title to spine. Couple of corners are bumped. Light foxing/page browning to outer page edges.

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ADVANCES IN MATHEMATICS VOL. 1, FACICLE 2, 1964
Written by Herbert Busemann.
Stock no. 1607730
Published by Academic Press. 1964. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Contains: Die Theorie der geometrischen Ordnungen by Hermann Kunneth (Text in GERMAN); Lie Groups in the Foundations of Geometry by Hans Freudenthal; Some Results on Surface Theory in the Large by A.V. Pgorelov. Front cover is foxed. Contents generally clean and bright.

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GAME THEORY
Written by Guillermo Owen.
Stock no. 2118867
Published by Academic Press. 2nd 1982. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Second edition. ISBN: 0125311508. Still in original shrink wrap - unopened!

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RESOLUTION OF SINGULARITIES OF EMBEDDED ALGEBRAIC SURFACES
Written by Shreeram Shankar Abhyankar.
Stock no. 2118857
Published by Academic Press. Circa 1966. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Pure and Applied Mathematics; A Series of Monographs and Textbooks. This book will be valuable as an introduction to certain fundamental aspects of algebraic geometry. The primary aim of the monograph is to give a self-contained exposition of Zariski's famous memoir. A secondary aim is to partially expand some of the results to nonzero characteristic. A basic knowledge of commutative algebra is the only prerequisite for understanding the book. A few light marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small chips and nicks.

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ECOLOGY OF THE NORTHERN LOWLAND BOGS AND CONIFER FORESTS
Written by James A. Larsen.
Stock no. 1710823
Published by Academic Press. 1st 1982. Slightly better than very good condition.

Ecology of North America. B/w photos. ISBN: 0124368603. Tape marks to endpapers.

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