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Numbers: rational and irrational by Ivan Morton Niven1
What Is Calculus About? by W. W. Sawyer2
Introduction to Inequalities (New Mathematical Library) by Edwin F. Beckenbach3
Geometric inequalities by Nicholas D. Kazarinoff4
The contest problem book; problems from the annual high school contests of the Mathematical Association of America by Charles T. Salkind5
The lore of large numbers by Philip J. Davis6
Uses of Infinity by Leo Zippin7
Geometric transformations by I. M. I︠A︡glom8; 21; 24; 44
Geometric Transformations I by I. M. Yaglom8
Continued fractions by C. D. Olds9
Graphs and their uses by Oystein Ore10; 34 (revised)
Hungarian Problem Book I, Based on the Eotvos Competitions 1894-1905. Translated by Elvira Rapaport by Jozsef Kurschak11
Hungarian problem book. Based on the Eötvös competitions, 1894-[1928] by József Kürschák11-12
Episodes from the Early History of Mathematics by Asger Aaboe13
Groups and Their Graphs by Israel Grossman14
Mathematics of Choice: Or, How to Count Without Counting (New Mathematical Library) by Ivan Morton Niven15
From Pythagoras to Einstein by Kurt O. Friedrichs16
Contest Problem Book II: Annual High School Contests of the Mathematical Association of America, 1961-1965 (New Mathemat by Charles T. Salkind17
First Concepts of Topology: The Geometry of Mappings of Segments, Curves, Circles, and Disks by William G. Chinn18
Geometry Revisited by H. S. M. Coxeter19
Invitation to Number Theory by Oystein Ore20
Geometric Transformations II by I. M. Yaglom21
Elementary Cryptanalysis: A Mathematical Approach by Abraham Sinkov22
Ingenuity in Mathematics by Ross Honsberger23
Geometric Transformations III by I. M. Yaglom24
The Contest Problem Book III: Annual High School Contests 1966-1972 of the Mathematical Association of America (New math by Charles T. Salkind25
Mathematical Methods in Science (MAA New Mathematical Library: Vol.26) by George Pólya26
International Mathematical Olympiads, 1959-1977 by Samuel L. Greitzer27
The Mathematics of Games and Gambling by Edward Packel28
The contest problem book IV : annual high school examinations, 1973-1982 by Ralph A. Artino29
The Role of Mathematics in Science by Max Schiffer30
International Mathematical Olympiads, 1978-1985, and Forty Supplementary Problems by Murray S. Klamkin31
Riddles of the Sphinx, and Other Mathematical Puzzle Tales by Martin Gardner32
USA Mathematical Olympiads, 1972-1986 by Murray Klamkin33
Exploring mathematics with your computer (New mathematical library) by Arthur Engel35
Game Theory and Strategy by Philip D. Straffin36
Episodes in Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Euclidean Geometry (New Mathematical Library) by Ross Honsberger37
The Contest Problem Book V: American High School Mathematics Examinations (AHSME) / American Invitational Mathematics Ex by George Berzsenyi38
The Geometry of Numbers by C. D. Olds41
Hungarian Problem Book III: based on the Eötvos Competitions 1929-1943 (New Mathematical Library) by Andy Liu42
Mathematical Miniatures by Svetoslav Savchev43
Geometric Transformations IV: Circular Transformations by I. M. Yaglom44

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Also published as the Anneli Lax New Mathematical Library.

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