3 edition of **An introduction to mathematics** found in the catalog.

An introduction to mathematics

Alfred North Whitehead

- 282 Want to read
- 10 Currently reading

Published
**1911**
by H. Holt and company; [etc., etc. in New York
.

Written in English

- Mathematics.

**Edition Notes**

Statement | by A.N. Whitehead ... |

Series | Home university library of modern knowledge,, no. 15, Home university library of modern knowledge ;, 15. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA7 .W53 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | 256 p. |

Number of Pages | 256 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL6533061M |

LC Control Number | 11018827 |

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