**The Calculus for Beginners**

by John William Mercer

**Publisher**: Cambridge University Press 1914**Number of pages**: 470

**Description**:

The author has been guided by the conviction that it is much more important for the beginner to understand clearly what the processes of the Calculus mean, and what it can do for him, than to acquire facility in performing its operations or a wide acquaintance with them.

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