VALIANT, L: Probably Approximately Correct: Nature’s Algorithms for Learning and Prospering in a Complex World

Valiant, Leslie. Probably Approximately Correct: Nature’s Algorithms for Learning and Prospering in a Complex World. Basic Books, 2013. ISBN: 9780465032716. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket.Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26024) $12.00

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Illustrated. 195p. Index. Glossary. Notes and References. Computer scientist Leslie Valiant draws on his background as a machine learning expert to argue that evolution is a subset of learning processes.

MCCLELLAN, A: The Art Museum from Boullée to Bilbao

MCCLELLAN, A: The Art Museum from Boullée to Bilbao, book coverMcClellan, Andrew. The Art Museum from Boullee to Bilbao. University of California Press, 2008. ISBN: 9780520251267. Unmarked. B/W illustrations throughout. Index. Notes. 352p. Very Good. Paperback. (#26023) $18.00

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This thematic history of the art museum from its inception in the 18th century to the early 21st century offers an essential framework for understanding contemporary debates as they have evolved in Europe and the United States.

CSULB ODYSSEY PROJECT: In Search of Self: A Collaborative Show of Visual Artists and Writers

In Search of Self: A Collaborative Show of Visual Artists and Writers, book coverYun, Lawrence T; Perez, Tim. In Search of Self: A Collaborative Show of Visual Artists and Writers. CSULB Odyssey Project, 1998. Unmarked.Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26022) $18.00

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Collaborations include Rene Diedrich and Elizabeth Casuga, Todd Fox and Marleen Ruberstein, Rita Mitzner and Lawrence T. Yun, Tim Perez and Glenn Bach, and others. 28p. B/W illustrations throughout.

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PENN STATER: (March/April 2017)

PENN STATER: (March/April 2017), book cover Hay, Tina (editor). The Penn Stater (March/April 2017): Football, Winemaking, Comics and Medicine. University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State Alumni Association, 2017. Unmarked. Marked out /covered mailing label on back cover.Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26017) $10.00

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Features the 2016 championship season, drawing comics in medical training, Gary Eberle’s winemaking, and more. Measures 8.25×11 inches.

LEONARDO JOURNAL: Vol 5, No. 4, Autumn 1972

Malina, Frank J. Leonardo Journal (Vol 5, No. 4, Autumn 1972). Pergamon, 1972. Unmarked. Good. Paperback. (#26013) $30.00

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Artists: Eric Cameron, L. Pesek, Etienne Bertrand Weill. General articles: “Arne Jacobsen: Architecture and Fine Art” by Rod Hackney, “Art, technology, and satire: The legacy of Rube Goldberg” by Peter C. Marzio, and “Violence and caprice in recent art” by Lincoln Rothschild.

Illustrated. pp289-379. Notes include Frank Oppenheimer on the Exploratorium, Albert Garrett on space and time in art, and more.

Includes volume contents and author index insert for volume 5.

BASCOM HILL: Bascom Hill Historic District: University of Wisconsin, Madison

Bascom Hill Historic District: University of Wisconsin, Madison, book cover Bascom Hill Historic District Subcommittee. Bascom Hill Historic District: University of Wisconsin, Madison. 1973. Unmarked. Sun line on cover. Good. Staplebound Wraps. (#25998) $16.00

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Booklet prepared by the Bascom Hill Historic District Subcommittee, chaired by Frederick M. Logan, to study the Bascom Hill Historic District. Map. 24p.

CCAC: Design Book Review 43 (DBR 43)

Schwarzer, Mitchell; Katz, Barry M.; Loomis, John A. Design Book Review 43 (DBR 43). California College of Arts and Crafts, 2000. Unmarked. B/W illustrations. 95p. Very Good. Paperback. (#25960) $16.00

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Devoted to the literature surrounding the fields of architecture, landscape architecture, urbanism, and design. Contributors in clude Mark Linder, Marjorie Schwarzer, Howard Davis, Jill Pearlman, Andrew Cruse, and others.