Whom the Gods Love.
NY: Whittlesey House, 1948. 8vo. 323 pp. Decorative covers are somewhat sunned with wear to spine ends and some staining near joints and along top edge of covers. Inscription to ffep. Dj is slightly browned with a large open tear at foot of spine, and small tear near bottom edge of front cover; edgewear and chipping along all edges. Describes the life of Galois, whose youthful work proved to make him one of the greatest mathematicians of all time, despite his early death as part of the Republican uprising in France in the 1830s. Very Good in Good dj Cloth (Item ID: 52427)