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Preprints of Papers Presented at the 13th National Meeting of the Association for Computing Machinery at the University of Illinois Urbana Illinois Wednesday Through Friday June 11-13 1958

Urbana, IL, U.S.A. ACM Preprints Committee 1958. 59 leaves, irregularly numbered. 8 /12 x 11 inches. Tan self wrappers printed in black ink. Blank spine. Stamp of F. M. Verzuh on rear cover, and handwritten 'ACM-58' and '58 ACM' on spine panel. Lower inch of spine panel paper is loose... more>
Preprints of Papers Presented at the 13th National Meeting of the Association for Computing Machinery at the University of Illinois Urbana Illinois Wednesday Through Friday June 11-13 1958. ACM Preprints Committee.
 
Item #17693
Price: $125.00  
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On the General Principles which Regulate the Application of Machinery to Manufactures and the Mechanical Arts

[ London ]: [ John Joseph Griffin and Co ] [ 1848 ]. Later printing. v-vii [1], [iii]-vii [1], 834 pages plus 86 (of 87) engraved plates. Roughly 9 x 11.25 inches. Disbound, with original but faded blind-stamped green cloth covers present but detached, and lacking the first 2 leaves... more>
 
Item #18688
Price: $750.00  
3.

Babbage's Calculating Engine [ running Title ]

Boston: Lilly, Wait, Colman, and Holden 1834. [2], [263]-545 pages. Cancel title page (?) with Boston imprint (published originally in Edinburgh). We offer the entire Volume LIX, April-July 1934, a quarterly issue of "The Edinburgh Review, Or Critical Journal" containing the Lardner/Babbage article on pages 263-327. The article includes 5... more>
Babbage's Calculating Engine [ running Title ]. Charles Babbage, Dionysius Lardner.
 
Item #13439
Price: $1,600.00  
4.

The Origins of Cyberspace Wednesday 23 February 2005 Christie's Auction Catalog

New York: Christie's [ Christies ] 2005. First Edition. 247, [1] pages. 8 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches. Publisher's original color printed wrappers. A crisp clean copy with minor wear. INCLUDES copy of PRICES REALIZED and the SALEROOM NOTICE (corrections to lot items). Fine. Wraps.

255 lots well described... more>
The Origins of Cyberspace Wednesday 23 February 2005 Christie's Auction Catalog. Christie's New York.
 
Item #26475
Price: $65.00  
5.

Mr. Babbage's Secret - The Tale of a Cypher - and APL

Denmark: Strandberg 1984. First Edition. Original boards, no dj as issued. 319 pages. Many figures and illustrations, including computer code and examples of rare Babbage material. A crisp copy with minor wear to the boards. Near Fine. Hard Cover. more>
 
Item #13389
Price: $125.00  
6.

Theory and Structure of the Automatic Relay Computer E.T.L. Mark II

Japan: Electrotechnical Laboratory 1956. First Edition. [2], viii, [2], [10 plates], [1]-214 pages. Original blue cloth with white titling on spine and front panel. Minor bumps to corners and wear to the extremities. Errata sheet tipped in on rear pastedown. INSCRIBED by author Komamiya "to Mr. Albert E. Slade with... more>
Theory and Structure of the Automatic Relay Computer E.T.L. Mark II. Mochinori Goto, Yasuo Komamiya, Ryota Suekane, Masahide Takagi, Shigeru Kuwabara.
 
Item #12916
Price: $1,250.00  
7.

Calculating Instruments and Machines

Cambridge: At the University Press 1950. First English Edition. ix, 138 pages. Original burgundy cloth. Ex-libris Saul Moskowitz (owner of Historical Technology, a dealer in scientific instruments) with his bookplate on the front pastedown. 6 3/4 x 9 3/4 inches. Gilt spine lettering bright and clean. A nice copy without... more>
Calculating Instruments and Machines. Douglas R. Hartree.
 
Item #23014
Price: $175.00  
8.

DATA PROCESSING BY ELECTRONICS A Basic Guide for the Understanding and Use of a New Technique

Haskins and Sells 1955. First Edition. 113 pages. Original blue wrappers printed in black. Frank M Verzuh's copy with his name and date on front panel, book title on spine, occasional notes throughout and page laid in with notes on Sperry. Verzuh was at MIT, and worked on the early... more>
 
Item #21840
Price: $75.00  
9.

Electronics in Management

Washington D.C. The University Press of washington, D.C. 1956. First Edition. An early book that attempts to summarize thinking about the impacts to management of electronic computers. "It captures the experience of such pioneers in the field as the National Bureau of Standards, the US Bureau of the Census, the... more>
 
Item #16484
Price: $65.00  
10.

The Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator I, II, and III

New York: American Institute of Electrical Engineers 1946. First Edition. 303-860 pages plus issue title pages. Black buckram ex-corporate library copy of the serial Electrical Engineering covering July to December, 1946. July front cover bound in, occasional library stamps and checkout sheet front flyleaf. The three part article offered here... more>
The Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator I, II, and III. Grace Hopper, Howard H. Aiken.
 
Item #18432
Price: $1,250.00  
11.

The Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator I, II, and III

New York: American Institute of Electrical Engineers 1946. First Edition. In the ORIGINAL WRAPS, in a custom box. Minor crinkling to the spine panels. The three part article offered here, one part in each of three issues of the serial Electrical Engineering Magazine (on pages 384-91, 449-54, 522-28) is bright... more>
The Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator I, II, and III. Grace Hopper, Howard H. Aiken.
 
Item #18920
Price: $2,750.00  
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Proceedings of the Western Joint Computer Conference : Papers Presented at the Joint IRE-AIEE-ACM Computer Conference San Francisco, Calif March 3-5, 1959

New York: The Institute of Radio Engineers 1959. First Edition. 360 pages. Original blue printed publisher's wraps. 8 1/2 x 11 inches. Bump to base of spine, fading to most of spine as well. Initials "F. M. V." on front cover and WJCC59 in pen on spine panel. Very Good... more>
Proceedings of the Western Joint Computer Conference : Papers Presented at the Joint IRE-AIEE-ACM Computer Conference San Francisco, Calif March 3-5, 1959. Institute of Radio Engineers, American Institute of Electrical Engineers, Association for Computing Machinery.
 
Item #18416
Price: $95.00  
13.

Review of Electronic Digital Computers Joint AIEE-IRE Computer Conference - Papers and Discussions presented at the Joint AIEE-IRE Computer Conference Philadelphia PA December 10-12 1951

New York: American Institute of Electrical Engineers 1952. First Edition. 114 pages. 8 1/4 x 11 inches. Publisher's tan printed wrappers. Text illustrations. Previous owner's name (Joseph D. Chapline, Jr.) inked on front wrapper. Minor discoloration to front wrapper in a few places. Several pages in the rear lightly creased... more>
Review of Electronic Digital Computers Joint AIEE-IRE Computer Conference - Papers and Discussions presented at the Joint AIEE-IRE Computer Conference Philadelphia PA December 10-12 1951. J. C. McPherson, Chairman.
 
Item #25740
Price: $750.00  
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Review of Electronic Digital Computers Joint AIEE-IRE Computer Conference - Papers and Discussions presented at the Joint AIEE-IRE Computer Conference Philadelphia PA December 10-12 1951

New York: American Institute of Electrical Engineers 1952. First Edition. 114 pages. 8 1/4 x 10 3/4 inches. Soundly rebound in library boards with cloth spine and publisher's tan printed wrappers laid down. Text block trimmed when rebound, resulting in last digit of price being trimmed on cover wrapper (but... more>
Review of Electronic Digital Computers Joint AIEE-IRE Computer Conference - Papers and Discussions presented at the Joint AIEE-IRE Computer Conference Philadelphia PA December 10-12 1951. J. C. McPherson, Chairman.
 
Item #25762
Price: $175.00  
15.

Automatic Digital Computation Proceedings of a Symposium held at the National Physical Laboratory on March 25, 26, 27, & 28 1953

London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office 1955. Later printing. [2], 296 pages. Original tan paper wraps with red lettering, edge stapled to textblock and covered with thin red cloth tape backstrip (as issued). Ex-library copy with removed spine label, remnants of pocket and checkout ticket on rear inside cover (obscuring some... more>
Automatic Digital Computation Proceedings of a Symposium held at the National Physical Laboratory on March 25, 26, 27, & 28 1953. National Physical Laboratory.
 
Item #18831
Price: $375.00  
16.

Computers and Automata WITH Influence of Programming Techniques on the Design of Computers WITH 39 Other Articles

Menasha, Wisconsin: Institute of Radio Engineers, Inc. 1953. First Edition. [1A]-80A (advertisements), [2-table contents], 1219-1568, 81A-192A (advertisements) pages. Proceedings of the IRE, Vol 41, October 1953, No. 10, the entire issue. The first "Computer Issue" in original wrappers. Scarce thus. Previous owners name inked on front cover. Upper spine bumped... more>
Computers and Automata WITH Influence of Programming Techniques on the Design of Computers WITH 39 Other Articles. Claude Shannon, Grace Hopper, M. V. Wilkes, J. P. Jr. Eckert, John Mauchly.
 
Item #23774
Price: $1,500.00  
17.

The Quantum Physics of Solids I Bell Telephone System Technical Publications, Mathematical Physics, Monograph B-1184

New York: Bell Telephone Laboratories 1939. First Separate Edition. 79 pages, 35 figs. 8vo. Original blue printed paper wrappers, 3 hole punched at spine as issued. Bell Telephone System Technical Publications, Mathematical Physics, Monograph B-1184. Originally printed in The Bell System Technical Journal, Vol. XVIII, October 1939, pp. 645-723, this... more>
The Quantum Physics of Solids I Bell Telephone System Technical Publications, Mathematical Physics, Monograph B-1184. William Shockley.
 
Item #12993
Price: $200.00  
18.

The Quantum Physics of Solids I Bell Telephone System Technical Publications, Mathematical Physics, Monograph B-1184

New York: Bell Telephone Laboratories 1939. Later Printing. 79 pages, 35 figs. 8vo. Original blue printed paper wrappers, 3 hole punched at spine as issued. Bell Telephone System Technical Publications, Mathematical Physics, Monograph B-1184. Originally printed in The Bell System Technical Journal, Vol. XVIII, October 1939, pp. 645-723. This is... more>
The Quantum Physics of Solids I Bell Telephone System Technical Publications, Mathematical Physics, Monograph B-1184. William Shockley.
 
Item #16361
Price: $50.00  
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Synthesis of Electronic Computing and Control Circuits. [ OOC 419 ]

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press 1951. First Edition. Volume XXVII ( 27 ) of the Annals of the Computation Laboratory of Harvard University. Based on Aiken's course of lectures "Organization of Large-Scale Digital Calculating Machinery" taught during the spring term of the 1947-48 academic year at Harvard. The present copy... more>
 
Item #12917
Price: $145.00  
20.

Synthesis of Electronic Computing and Control Circuits. [ OOC 419 ]

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press 1952. Second Printing. Volume XXVII ( 27 ) of the Annals of the Computation Laboratory of Harvard University. Based on Aiken's course of lectures "Organization of Large-Scale Digital Calculating Machinery" taught during the spring term of the 1947-48 academic year at Harvard. The present copy... more>
 
Item #12918
Price: $185.00  
21.

Synthesis of Electronic Computing and Control Circuits. [ OOC 419 ]

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press 1951. First Edition. Volume XXVII ( 27 ) of the Annals of the Computation Laboratory of Harvard University. Based on Aiken's course of lectures "Organization of Large-Scale Digital Calculating Machinery" taught during the spring term of the 1947-48 academic year at Harvard. Lacks the dj... more>
 
Item #13167
Price: $145.00  
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Automatic Digital Computers

London and New York: Methuen & Co. Ltd / John Wiley & Sons Inc. 1958. Later printing. x, 305 pages. Publisher's tan cloth with gilt printed titles on spine. Printed dj with brick red, black and white. Spine panel dj sunned, minor wear at extremities, price clipped. With the signature... more>
Automatic Digital Computers. M. V. Wilkes.
 
Item #23621
Price: $150.00  
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Automatic Digital Computers

New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 1956. First American Edition. x, 305 pages. Publisher's blue cloth. Lacks the dust jacket. SIGNED by author Wilkes on the title page. Scarce thus. Previous owner's name (KH Westlake) on front flyleaf. Near Fine. Cloth.

"An early book on the principles underlying... more>
Automatic Digital Computers. M. V. Wilkes.
 
Item #25520
Price: $495.00  
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Electronic Digital Computers

[ London ]: MacMillan & Co., Ltd. 1948. First Edition. [CXXIX]-CXXX, [469]-506, CXXXIII-CXXXVIII pages. 6 7/8 x 9 3/4 inches. Apparently lacking original issue wrappers with evidence of paper removal at the spine front and rear wrappers. Contains the article "Electronic Digital Computers" IN Nature Vol. 162 No. 4117 pp... more>
Electronic Digital Computers. F. C. Williams, T. Kilburn.
 
Item #26352
Price: $400.00  
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Proceedings of the Association for Computing Machinery : Meeting at Toronto, Ont. Jointly Sponsored By the Association for Computing Machinery and the University of Toronto September 8-10, 1952

Washington, D. C. Sauls Lithograph Company for the Association for Computing Machinery 1952. First Edition. [6], 160 pages. Rebound with a cloth spine over paper boards, entirely plastic laminated with library sticker at base of spine. Generally bright and clean internally, noting several ex-library markings and occasional notations (mostly check... more>
 
Item #18830
Price: $175.00  


 
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