This book is from Horatio Robinson's mathematical series. The publishers were Ivison, Blakeman & Co with a copyright of 1889 by Daniel W. Fish The condition of book is good with no dust jacket. Overall size is 5" by 7 ¼" approximately. There are gold letters on a black cloth with marbled edged paper. Spine is still tight with wearing to corners, edges and outside spine. There is some foxing and 2 pages have tears but all there. 2 page catalog addendum. This is a fun look at how algebra was taught in the 19th century.