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Babbage, Charles (1791-1871)
TABLE OF THE LOGARITHMS OF THE NATURAL NUMBERS FROM 1 TO 108000. LONDON: B. FELLOWES, 1831
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Babbage, Charles (1791-1871)
TABLE OF THE LOGARITHMS OF THE NATURAL NUMBERS FROM 1 TO 108000. LONDON: B. FELLOWES, 1831
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Babbage, Charles (1791-1871)
TABLE OF THE LOGARITHMS OF THE NATURAL NUMBERS FROM 1 TO 108000. LONDON: B. FELLOWES, 1831
Second edition, 8vo, printed on yellow paper with grey undertones, PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed "From the Author" on the title page, contemporary cloth-backed boards, spine and hinges repaired, new morocco label on spine, boards worn and rubbed
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Provenance

bought from Michael Phelps, London, 1982

Literature

Tomash & Williams B55; Origins of Cyberspace 50; cf. Van Sinderen 33 (cited)

Catalogue Note

Babbage had the proofs of the first edition checked many times but further errors were still found, corrected in this second edition.

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