3 edition of **Notes on philosophy, probability and mathematics** found in the catalog.

Notes on philosophy, probability and mathematics

Frank Plumpton Ramsey

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Published
**1991** by Bibliopolis in Napoli .

Written in English

- Mathematics -- Philosophy.,
- Logic, Symbolic and mathematical.,
- Probabilities.

**Edition Notes**

Statement | Frank Plumpton Ramsey ; edited by Maria Carla Galavotti. |

Series | History of logic ;, 7 |

Contributions | Galavotti, Maria Carla. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA8.4 .R36 1991 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | 349 p., [2] leaves of plates : |

Number of Pages | 349 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL1173547M |

ISBN 10 | 8870882594 |

LC Control Number | 94157481 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 28406024 |

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