Title THE PARROT'S THEOREM
Book Condition Mild crimp to the lower spine edge, else near fine; in a fine dust jacket.
Edition First U.S. edition: Review copy, with materials laid in.
Publisher New York: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, (2001).
0312280556 / 9780312280550
Seller ID 34236.00
The French teacher of the history of science has with this first book of fiction offered up a charming history of mathematics camouflaged as a mystery with a handful of likeable characters and a talking parrot. Translated from the French by Frank Wynne.
Mystery. Mathematics. French Literature. Literature in Translation.