Author:[BABBAGE, Charles] Major-General H.P. BABBAGE

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"On the mechanical Arrangements of the Analytical Engine of the late Charles Babbage, F.R.S." pp. 616-7. Within: Report of the Fifty-Eighth Meeting of the British Association for the Advancement of Science held at Bath in September 1888.

By: [BABBAGE, Charles] Major-General H.P. BABBAGE.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London:, John Murray, 1889.: 1889

Seller ID: S13216


Thick 8vo. xcvi, 988, 116, 32 pp. Plates, figures, list of members, ads. Original full orange/brown blind- and gilt-stamped cloth; spine ends and joints reinforced with kozo; top edge shows a waterstain. Rubber-stamp. Very good. Innumerable contributions within this thick tome. The BAAS formulated committees who were responsible for reports. Those committee members and the assigned areas of study are outlined here: Tidal Observations in Canada, Uniform nomenclature for the fundamental units in mechanics, Comparing and Reducing Magnetic Observations, Standards of Light, Meteorological Observat... View more info