ISBN 9781107612402,A Course of Pure Mathematics

A Course of Pure Mathematics



Cambridge University Press

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9781107612402

ISBN-10 1107612403

Paper Back

Edition 10th
Number of Pages 530 Pages
Language (English)

Applied mathematics

There are few textbooks of mathematics as well-known as Hardy's Pure Mathematics. Since its publication in 1908, this classic book has inspired successive generations of budding mathematicians at the beginning of their undergraduate courses. In its pages, Hardy combines the enthusiasm of the missionary with the rigour of the purist in his exposition of the fundamental ideas of the differential and integral calculus, of the properties of infinite series and of other topics involving the notion of limit. Celebrating 100 years in print with Cambridge, this edition includes a Foreword by T. W. Körner, describing the huge influence the book has had on the teaching and development of mathematics worldwide. Hardy's presentation of mathematical analysis is as valid today as when first written: students will find that his economical and energetic style of presentation is one that modern authors rarely come close to.

Table of Contents
Foreword by T. W. Körner
1. Real variables
2. Functions of real variables
3. Complex numbers
4. Limits of functions of a positive integral variable
5. Limits of functions of a continuous variable: continuous and discontinuous functions
6. Derivatives and integrals
7. Additional theorems in the differential and integral calculus
8. The convergence of infinite series and infinite integrals
9. The logarithmic, exponential, and circular functions
10. The general theory of the logarithmic, exponential, and circular functions