The following books have been recommended by several readers. The number of recommendations is in brackets.

- Algebra
Lang, Serge. Algebra. 2nd ed. Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., 1984. [2]

Halmos, Linear Algebra. [1]

Birkhoff, McLane, Algebra

van der Waerden. Algebra

Atiyah & MacDonald. Introduction to Commutative Algebra

- Complex Analysis
Ahlfors, Lars Valerian. Complex analysis : an introduction to the theory of analytic functions of one complex variable. 3rd ed. New York; Toronto : McGraw-Hill, c1979. [2]

Conway, John B. Functions of one complex variable [by] John B. Conway. [New York] Springer-Verlag New York, 1973. [1]

Priestley, Introduction to complex analysis

- Real & Complex Analysis
Titchmarsh. Theory of Functions

Boas. Primer of Real Functions

Polya & Szego. Problems & Theorems in Analysis

Rudin, Walter. Principles of mathematical analysis. 3d ed. New York : McGraw-Hill, 1976. [2]

Rudin, Walter. "Functional Analysis"

Royden, H. L. Real analysis. 3rd ed. New York, Macmillan ; London : Collier Macmillan, 1988. [1]

Hewitt, Edwin, 1920. Real and abstract analysis : a modern treatment of the theory of functions of a real variable. New York : Springer-Verlag, 1969. [2]

Dieudonne'. Foundations of Analysis

Courant & Hilbert. Mathematical Methods of Physics.

- Geometry
David Hilbert.

*Foundations of Geometry*2nd English edition, tr. by Leo Unger, publ. by Open Court, 1971. Neumann, Stoy & Thompson. Groups and Geometry [1] - Number Theory
Hardy, Littlewood.

Samuel, "Algebraic Theory of Numbers"

Hardy & Wright

- History of Mathematics
Morris Kline Mathematical Thought from Ancient to Modern Times

- Topology
Guillemin, Victor and Alan Pollack: Differential Topology. Spivak, Michael: A Comprehensive Introduction to Differential Geometry, Vol. I

Morgan, Frank: Riemannian Geometry: A Beginner's Guide

Milnor, "Topology from the Differentiable Viewpoint"

R. Engelking. General Topology.

Kuratowski. Topology.

Copson. Metric Spaces.

Greenberg, Martin and (?) Harper: Algebraic Topology: An Introduction.

Kelly, General topology

- Calculus
Hardy, Course of Pure Mathematics.[2]

Landau. Differential & Integral Calculus.

Courant & John. Introduction to Calculus & Analysis, vol.1.

Spivak. Calculus on Manifolds.

- Probability
Feller, Introduction to probability theory

- Statistics
Silvey, Statistical inference

- Measure Theory
Weir, Integration and measure

- General
Courant & Robins [2] What is Mathematics. Oxford University Press. 1969

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