Symbolic Logic [JOSIAH ROYCE'S COPY WITH HIS SIGNATURE AND ANNOTATIONS]
Octavo. xxxviii, 540pp. Maroon cloth with gold lettering on spine. Authoritative work by 19th century British logician and philosopher John Venn. Venn was famous for introducing the Venn diagram, which is used in set theory, logic, statistics, probability, computer science, as well as other fields. Illustrated with b/w reproductions of mathematical & logical diagrams by Venn. From the personal library of American objective idealist philosopher Josiah Royce. Signed by Royce on half-title page with few annotations and underlining by the same on few leaves. Age wear, staining and scuffing on binding, abrasions on spine. Head and tail of spine slightly chipped. Slight paper-split along gutter at front and rear endpaper, hinges tight. Spine cocked. Binding in fair, interior in overall very good condition. Unique signed copy.
Edition: Second edition, revised and rewritten
Book ID: 29095