The estate of the late Prof Roy Davies 11 June 2024

The estate of the late Prof Roy Davies

We are Churchgate Auctions of Leicester and we are dealing with the estate of the Late Professor Roy Davies, Professor of Mathematics, Leicester University.

He amassed a large library of Pure & Applied Mathematical books over the years, a vast collection, which is to be auctioned this Saturday, 15th June at our premises - 123 Scudamore Road, Leicester, LE3 1UQ

We have viewing the day before on Friday 14th from Midday to 4:00pm and from 8:00am to 9:30am on sale day. The auction starts at 9:30am.

Included in the collection:

  • Bulletins of The London Mathematical Society,
  • Journals of The London Mathematical Society,
  • Bulletins of The American Mathematical Society,
  • Large quantities of Specialised Mathematical books and journals in Russian – 1960s, 70s, 80s


Plus many other boxes of Mathematical books, example titles include:

  • The Banach-Tarski Paradox
  • Lectures on Boolean Algebras
  • Real Variables, Lebesgue Measure & Integration
  • Values of Non-Atomic Games
  • Introduction to The Theory of Canonical Matrices
  • Integral, Measure & Derivative: A Unified Approach
  • Some Generalizations of The Perron and Henstock Integrals

Please do consider coming along if any of these may be of interest to you.

Churchgate Auctions Ltd