902
902
Shannon, Claude Elwood (1916-2001)
"A MATHEMATICAL THEORY OF COMMUNICATION" [PUBLISHED IN THE BELL SYSTEM TECHNICAL JOURNAL, VOL.27, NO.3-4]. NEW YORK: AMERICAN TELEPHONE AND TELEGRAPH COMPANY, JULY & OCTOBER, 1948
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 4,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
902
Shannon, Claude Elwood (1916-2001)
"A MATHEMATICAL THEORY OF COMMUNICATION" [PUBLISHED IN THE BELL SYSTEM TECHNICAL JOURNAL, VOL.27, NO.3-4]. NEW YORK: AMERICAN TELEPHONE AND TELEGRAPH COMPANY, JULY & OCTOBER, 1948
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 4,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Shannon, Claude Elwood (1916-2001)
"A MATHEMATICAL THEORY OF COMMUNICATION" [PUBLISHED IN THE BELL SYSTEM TECHNICAL JOURNAL, VOL.27, NO.3-4]. NEW YORK: AMERICAN TELEPHONE AND TELEGRAPH COMPANY, JULY & OCTOBER, 1948
FIRST EDITION, comprising pp.[379]-423 and [623]-656 of The Bell System Technical Journal, vol.27, 2 parts (no.3-4) in one volume, 8vo, diagrams and illustrations, modern cloth, original blue printed wrappers bound in, library stamp on first leaf of both parts
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Provenance

Chatham Electronics Corporation Library, stamp; bought from Yelm Books, Whitestone, NY, 2004

Literature

Tomash & Williams S94-95; Origins of Cyberspace 880

Catalogue Note

"This seminal work... was the ground-breaking mathematical study of information theory that made Shannon famous [and for which he was awarded the Nobel Prize]" (Tomash & Williams).

The Erwin Tomash Library on the History of Computing

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