4 edition of **The easy book of numbers and numerals** found in the catalog.

The easy book of numbers and numerals

David C. Whitney

- 245 Want to read
- 40 Currently reading

Published
**1973**
by F. Watts in New York
.

Written in English

- Numeration -- Juvenile literature.,
- Numerals -- Juvenile literature.,
- Number systems.,
- Numerals.

Explains the origin of numerals and their use in different numbering systems.

**Edition Notes**

Statement | by David C. Whitney. Illus. by Anne Marie Jauss. |

Contributions | Jauss, Anne Marie, illus. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA141.3 .W45 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | [48] p. |

Number of Pages | 48 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL5414956M |

ISBN 10 | 0531025977 |

LC Control Number | 73006695 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 618473 |

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