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Guide to Giovanni Poleni, Specifications and Drawings of the Poleni Calculating Machine by Joannis Poleni 1927

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Descriptive Summary

Title:

Poleni, Giovanni. Specifications and Drawings of the Poleni Calculating Machine by Joannis Poleni

Dates:

1927

Manuscript Number:

Crerar MS 162

Size:

31 p. (27 cm.)

Repository:

Special Collections Research Center
University of Chicago Library
1100 East 57th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637 U.S.A.

Abstract:

Facsimile of title page, leaves 27-40, and two illustrations from part II of Joannis Poleni "Miscellenea." Also includes typewritten English translation of "Miscellanea" by J. Lestrohan, as "Miscellaneous Scientific Works of John Poleni."

Information on Use

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Citation

When quoting material from this collection, the preferred citation is: Poleni, Giovanni, Specifications and Drawings of the Poleni Calculating Machine by Joannis Poleni, Crerar Ms 162, Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library

Scope Note

Facsimile of title page, leaves 27-40, and two illustrations from part II of Joannis Poleni "Miscellenea." Also includes typewritten English translation of "Miscellanea" by J. Lestrohan, as "Miscellaneous Scientific Works of John Poleni." Gift of Felt & Tarrant Mfg. Co. Bound in olive buckram.

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Subject Headings

INVENTORY

Crerar Ms 162