London, South Kensington
30 November 2005
[DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge ('Lewis Carroll').] Formulae. (Group C.). [Oxford: c.1878.]
Cyclostyled bifolium (222 x 142mm). (A very few spots.) Without wrappers, as issued.
RARE CYLOSTYLED PAMPHLET, WITH CARROLL'S MANUSCRIPT CORRECTIONS in his characteristic purple ink. Not in Williams, Madan, Green and Crutch; ABPC records no copy selling at auction in the past 30 years. The formulas correspond to the topics in sections G and L of A Guide to the Mathematical Student in Reading, Reviewing, and Working Examples. All Dodgson's cyclostyle pamphlets were produced in unknown but small numbers. Mathematical Pamphlets 6.
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