Enumerative Combinatorics: Volume 1
by Richard P. Stanley
Publisher: MIT 2011
Number of pages: 725
The standard guide to the topic for students and experts alike. The material in Volume 1 was chosen to cover those parts of enumerative combinatorics of greatest applicability and with the most important connections with other areas of mathematics.
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