On the Mechanical Arrangements of the Analytical Engine of the late Charles Babbage, F.R.S. Babbage Major General Henry Prevost.

On the Mechanical Arrangements of the Analytical Engine of the late Charles Babbage, F.R.S.

Report of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, 58th. Meeting, Bath, 1888. 1889. First Edition. Disbound. Very Good Condition. Item #222665

2 pages. Babbage had two chief inventions around calculating machines, the first known as The Difference Engine, and this one, known as The Analytical Engine. This paper is an early published account of that second device by Babbage's son. Around 700 words in total, describing quite a bit of detail of the intended operation of the Engine. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not a reprint or copy. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Report of the British Association for the Advancement of Science; Featured; Inventory No: 222665. This item is potentially heavy when packed and may require more postage than the rates shown. If extra postage is required we will contact you before processing your order and you will be given the details and option to decline the extra cost.

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