New York: John Wiley & Sons Inc., 1953.
First edition. 654 pp. Navy cloth with blue and gilt stamping. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. Copy of physicist Donald R. Fredkin, whose name is written on front flyleaf; pages otherwise clean. Jacket rubbed, worn on fore edge, small tear to top of back panel. A very sharp copy of the notable mathematician's first book, which greatly influenced martingale theory in mathematics and mathematical finance. (Bingham "Doob: Half a Century On" in Journal of Applied Probability.). Item #160524002