The Mathematical Experience,, by Philip Davis and Reuben Hersh.
Boston: Birkhäuser, 1981. xix+440 pps.
Reprinted Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1998.
Study edition, updated with epilogues,
by Philip Davis, Reuben Hersh and Elena Anne Marchisotto,
American Book Award, 1983.
(This award is now, retroactively, considered a
National Book Award -- the
relation between the two awards in the early 1980's was
An excerpt (p. 34-43) was published under the title
``The ideal mathematician'' in
New directions in the philosophy of mathematics: An anthology
ed. Thomas Tymoczko, Boston: Birkhäuser, 1986 pp. 177-184.
A Russian translation of this excerpt published in Priroda
No. 3, (1997), 126-128.