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  • Edition: First Edition
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New York: American Institute of Electrical Engineers, 1959. First Edition. Wraps. Very Good. First Edition. 244 pages. Original pale blue printed paper wraps. Some browning and soiling to the covers and minor edge tear to foreedge front cover. Clean and bright internally. Wraps. Contains "A Chess Playing Program for the IBM 704" by A. Bernstein, M. De V. Roberts, T. Arbuckle, and M. A. Belsky starting on page 157. Claude Shannon wrote the first technical paper on computer chess in 1949, a paper which outlined an approach to computer chess without discussing a specific program. (see Origins of Cyberspace 882). In 1957 we find the first report of a computer playing chess, but using a restricted 6 x 6 square board. While sufficient to demonstrate the concept, the chess purist would turn in their grave to hear THAT called chess. Which brings us to the present paper. "A Chess Playing Program for the IBM 704" details a computer that can play a game on a true 8 x 8 board of chess. For the puris ... Read more

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New York: American Institute of Electrical Engineers, 1959. First Edition. Wraps. Fair. First Edition. 244 pages. Original pale blue printed paper wraps. Significant dampstaining to the bottom edge of the book, extending into the textblock, worst on the title page, and gradually fading toward the back of the volume. Does not affect readability, but rather the appearance of the book. Area affected is roughly 2.5 square inches at the worst point. Some minor browning to the covers, and a touch of dampstaining to the edge of the spine. Wraps. Contains "A Chess Playing Program for the IBM 704" by A. Bernstein, M. De V. Roberts, T. Arbckle, and M. A. Belsky starting on page 157. Claude Shannon wrote the first technical paper on computer chess in 1949, a paper which outlined an approach to computer chess without discussing a specific program. (see Origins of Cyberspace 882). In 1957 we find the first report of a computer playing chess, but using a restricted 6 x 6 square board. While sufficient ... Read more

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Contributions to the Theory of Games Volume IV ONLY [ 4 Four ]

A. W. Tucker and R. D. Luce (editors) [ Von Neumann J. ]

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Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1959. First Edition. Trade Paperback. Near Fine. First Edition. Vol IV ONLY. Top edge dusted. Otherwise clean in the original orange wrappers. Small strip of paper abraded from the spine panel affecting title. Annals of Mathematical Studies 40. A crisp copy. Includes "On the Theory of Games of Strategy" translated by Sonya Bargmann from the original paper published in Mathematische Annalen 100 in 1928. This volume dedicated to Von Neumann who died 2 years previously and had made many significant contributions to the field. Trade Paperback.

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Urbana, IL, U.S.A.: ACM Preprints Committee, 1958. Wraps. Very Good. 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. Wraps. Contains summaries of many papers scheduled to be presented at the conference.

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New York: Scovill Manufacturing Company, 1888. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine. First Edition. [2], 196, 4, xxxii pages. 8vo. Publisher's green cloth with embossed decorations in black and gilt. Scratch to rear panel, edges dusty, corner tips lightly bumped, otherwise a bright clean copy. One (presumably blank) flyleaf excised before orange printed advertising page. Cloth. One of the Scovill's Photographic Series. The first edition. The missing flyleaf is blank in other books in this series.

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Moscow: Mir Publishers, 1975. Cloth. Very Good/Fair. 287, [1] pages. Small 8vo. Tan cloth gilt. Sound binding with a bit of wear and bumped tips. The dj is worn with fraying at the base of the spine panel and wear at the corners. Cloth. Elena Markova is a senior scientific worker in the Scientific Council on Cybernetics of the USSR Academy of Sciences, and is vice-chairman of its section on "Mathematical Theory of Experiments." Her Doctor's dissertation (1972) was on the theory and application of combinatorial designs in identification and optimization.

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Significance of Electromagnetic Potentials in the Quantum Theory

Aharonov, Y. [Yakir ] ; Bohm, D. [ David ]

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Lancaster, PA and New York, NY: American Physical Society / American Institute of Physics, 1959. First Edition. Wrappers. Near Fine. First Edition. 485-764 pages. Small 4to. Original publisher's blue/green printed wraps. Entire number offered. Spine panel browning, wrapper edges darker than centers, light spotting to the textblock edges. Top corner lightly bumped. Bright and clean internally. IN The Physical Review, Vol 115, Second Series, Number 3, August 1, 1959, pages 485-491. Wrappers. Perhaps the most interesting article in this issue is 'Significance of Electromagnetic Potentials in the Quantum Theory.' It highlights the Aharonov-Bohm effect, actually predicted nearly 10 years earlier by Ehrenberg and Siday, but here rediscovered. New Scientist named this effect as one of the 'seven wonders of the quantum world.'.

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Boca Raton, Florida, U.S.A.: CRC Pr I Llc, 2000. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine. First Edition. VOLUME 1 ONLY. A crisp clean unread copy noting minor scratching to back cover and lower corner tips bumped. Clean internally, hinges sound. ISBN 0849394910. Hard Cover.

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London: MacMillan and Co, 1871. Cloth. Good. xvi, 279 pages plus addendum (1 page). 2 folding plates. Original green pebbled cloth with gold lettering on spine. Front and rear hinges cracked but still sound. Spine darkened but still readable. Corners bumped, minor wear overall to the binding. Bookplate of Sydney Ross on front pastedown. Occasional foxing, most prevalent on the first few and last few pages. Cloth. Airy was an astronomer who supplied all the major participants in the discovery of the planet Neptune with the observational data they requested. His efficiency in the observatory was noted by other government services and he rapidly became the prototype of the modern government scientist (Concise DSB). The first edition was issued in 1868. Dr. Sydney Ross wrote the Catalogue of the Herschel Library at Collingwood.

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Automatic Telephone Systems

Aitken, William

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London: Benn Brothers Limited, 1924. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine. First Edition. Vol. 1: 282 pages. Vol 2: 227 pages. Vol 3: 339 pages. 3 volumes complete. 4to. Nicely rebound in faux leather cloth binding with gilt spine lettering and inset on front panels with original cloth title, author, and volume numbers laid down (Volume III label partly faded). Occasional library stamp or notation internally, otherwise a clean tight set. Properly discarded. Includes pocket of diagrams inside rear cover. Cloth. Volume 1: Circuits and Apparatus as Used in the Public Services. Includes chapters on the Strowger, Siemens, Western Electric, and other systems. Volume 2: Auxiliary Services and Private Branch Exchanges, Includes a brief supplement to Vol 1. Volume 3: Large Multi-office Automatic Systems; Semi-Automatic Working; Miscellaneous Systems; Layout and Wiring' Power Plant; Traffic. A "Very detailed survey of British and other practice, including many large folding diagrams." (Sterling ... Read more

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The Film Daily, 1935. Hard Cover. Near Fine. 1088 pages. Publisher's faux leather embossed cloth binding. An impressive compilation of what feels like everything in 1935 in the industry - films, rules, some neat advertisements, and much much more. Author's work, screen play writers and their work, studio personnel lists, city exchanges, a compilation of features releases since 1915 (some 14,573 titles), releases in 1934, etc etc etc Film buff from the period? You'll spend hours reading this one. Minor wear to the extremities. Binding sound. Hard Cover.

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London / New York: E. & F. N. Spon / Spon & Chamberlain, 1894. First Edition. Cloth. Good. First Edition. xi, [1 blank], 162 pages plus 32 pages catalog of Spon published books dated 1894 in rear. 4 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches. Original blue cloth with gilt lettering and slick yellow endpapers. This copy was clearly a working copy, with checkmarks in pencil throughout, and occasional browning and smudges. Cloth. An interesting reference book that shows many quackery devices and talks about how many of them work. Still, a scarce book in the marketplace and a must for anyone interested in medical electricity. The first of at least 2 editions of this work published.

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London / New York: E. & F. N. Spon / Spon & Chamberlain, 1894. First Edition. Cloth. Fair. First Edition. xi, [1 blank], 162 pages plus 32 pages catalog of Spon published books dated 1894 in rear. 4 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches. Original blue cloth with gilt lettering and slick yellow endpapers. This copy ex corporate library with labels, significant binding wear, and taped rear hinge. Rear joint cracked but holding, front hinge starting. A rough copy/. Cloth. An interesting reference book that shows many quackery devices and talks about how many of them work. Still, a scarce book in the marketplace and a must for anyone interested in medical electricity. The first of at least 2 editions of this work published.

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Robots VI: Conference Proceedings, March 2-4, 1982, Detroit, Michigan

Robotics International of SME.; Society of Manufacturing Engineers; Robot Institute of America

Robotics International, 1982. First Edition. Trade Paperback. Good. First Edition. Sunned covers, worn at the edges. 603 pages. Clean internally. Robots VI: Conference Proceedings, March 2-4, 1982, Detroit, Michigan. Original orange paper wraps. Authors: Robotics International of SME.; Society of Manufacturing Engineers; Robot Institute of America. Trade Paperback.

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Southbridge, Mass: American Optical Company, Export Sales Department, 1946. First Edition. Wrappers. Good. First Edition. 198, 203-207, [1] pages. 8vo. No date, but circa 1946. Original blue printed wrappers. Bruxelles distributor Andre Van Hopplynus de Cock sticker on front wrapper, and some additional ephemera from de Cock included with the catalog. Pages 199-202 (not present in the export edition of the catalog) contained Ophthalmic Instruments made by American Optical. Includes the catalogue, pricelist and ERRATA sheet (not usually present). The pricelist is dated 1946 though the catalogue is undated. A useful catalogue for the collector of these instruments and anyone who wants to use an instrument from this timeframe. It allows the practitioner to determine what accessories were supposed to be present with the instrument as manufactured, specifications, etc. Many nice illustrations as well. A standard reference for anyone interested in Spencer / AO instruments. Wrappers.

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New York: American Institute of Electrical Engineers, 1956. First Edition. Wraps. Near Fine. First Edition. [6], 142 pages. 8 1/2 x 11 inches. Original publisher's blue printed wraps. Signature and stamp of F. M. Verzuh on front cover and "56" marked on spine. Professor Frank M. Verzuh worked on MIT's Rapid Arithmetic Machine and was active in early computers. Wraps. Includes many articles presented at the conference and an entire section on RCA's BIZMAC system. The industry is starting to mature, with keynote speaker Norman H. Taylor noting in his presentation "Thus, I think we can say that the computer business is getting out of its childhood, and putting on long pants." If only they knew!

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Boston, MA: American Meteorological Society, 1985. Trade Paperback. Near Fine. Conference preprints, 376 pages. Early history of the aviation weather systems and the use of computers in those systems. Complete title: Second international Conference on the aviation Weather System June 19-21 1985 Montreal PQ Canada. Trade Paperback.

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[ Boston ]: [ Belcher and Armstrong ], 1808. Pamphlet. Good. 12mo., pp. [6]-36; self-wrappers, with rear wrapper lacking; disbound; title leaf foxed, lightly soiled and extended at bottom margin; light foxing throughout; good. Rather scarce later printing of this important early American church document. Preface attributed to Increase Mather. Typeset note to page [2] by Edward Rawson authorizing the first printing (1680). WorldCat locates only six copies. See Shaw & Shoemaker: 14760. Pamphlet.

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Springfield: D. B. Spooner & Co., Photographers, 1858. First Edition. Boards. Very Good. First Edition. Title page and "statistics" (four pages) plus 62 portraits w/tissue guards and interleaved blank leaves (most with signatures or inscriptions from the sitter). Frontispiece engraving of the college signed: "Thos. Chubbuck, Engr. Springfield, Ms." and "Published by J.S. & C. Adams" Statistics leaf signed in print on verso "Samuel Bowles and Company, printers." 4to. 9 1/2 x 12 inches. Decorated leather binding (worn at extremities). "Andrew Josiah Clapp" in gilt on front cover [his album]. "Portraits | Amherst | 1858" in gilt on spine. Two library stamps ("Southampton Public Library") crossed out with no other markings. Photographs are salt prints, oval format, approximately 4 ¾ x 6 inches. Tonality varies, with scattered fading and foxing. Boards. Leaf titled "Statistics" has a list of each student, residence, a ... Read more

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Paris: Chez Crochard, 1820. First Edition. Quarter Leather. Very Good. First Edition. 448 pages plus 5 plates. 8vo. IN: Annales de Chimie et de Physique, Vol. 15, pp. 59-76 & 170-218, 1820. Contemporary quarter calf over marbled boards with black spine labels. Early French binder (?) label on front pastedown. 5 engraved plates in rear (1 folding). Surface wear/damage to the leather finish (resulting in minor loss to gilding and top label) and minor fraying to the head/tail spine panel. Small spot of worming inside lower rear board at the gutter. Text generally bright and clean. Entire volume offered, 448 pages plus 5 plates. Quarter Leather. This volume contains Ampere's important work "sur les effects des courans électriques" which established the FOUNDATION for the new science of ELECTRODYNAMICS. 'In this first paper, Sept. 18, he explains the law determining the position of the magnetic needle in relation to the electric current, and he also makes known his intended ... Read more

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