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" As the possibility of performing arithmetical calculations by machinery may appear to non-mathematical readers to be rather too large a postulate, and as it is connected with the subject of the division of labour, I shall here endeavour, in a few lines,... "
On the Economy of Machinery and Manufactures - Page 156
by Charles Babbage - 1832 - 387 pages
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Journal of the Franklin Institute

Meteorology - 1832
...grinding surface, the same edge was ground down. Example of the method of Calculating by Machinery. As the possibility of performing arithmetical calculations...postulate, and as it is connected with the subject of the ilirision of labour, I shall here endeavour in a few lines to give some slight perception of the manner...
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The British Critic, Quarterly Theological Review, and ..., Volume 12

1832 - 528 pages
...were, of Mechanics. " As the performance of arithmetical calculations by machinery may appear to our non-mathematical readers to be rather too large a...connected with the subject of the division of labour, we shall endeavour in the course of a few lines to give them some slight perception of the manner in...
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Iron: An Illustrated Weekly Journal for Iron and Steel ..., Volume 18

Perry Fairfax Nursey - Industrial arts - 1833 - 502 pages
...calculations by machinery шау appear to nonmuthriiittliciil readers too large a postulate, and s it is connected with the subject of the division of...portion of the veil which covers that apparent mystery. That nearly all tables of numbers which follow any law, however complicated, may be formed, to a greater...
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Mechanics' Magazine and Register of Inventions and Improvements, Volume 1

Industrial arts - 1833 - 428 pages
...On the means of accomplishing this, we need make no apology for quoting Mr. Bab. bage's own words. " As the possibility of performing arithmetical calculations...by machinery may appear to non-mathematical readers too large a postulate, and as it is coimected with the subject of the division of labor, 1 shall here...
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Railway Mechanical and Electrical Engineer, Volume 2

Railroad engineering - 1834 - 434 pages
...must be still superintended by the second class. 1^9. As the possibility of performing aiithmetical calculations by machinery may appear to non-mathematical readers to be rather too Inrge a postulate, and as it is connected with the subject of the division of labor, I shall here endeavor,...
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Family Magazine: Or Monthly Abstract of General Knowledge, Volume 3

1836 - 496 pages
...On the means of accomplishing this, we need make no apology for quoting Mr. Babbage's own words. " As the possibility of performing arithmetical calculations...by machinery may appear to nonmathematical readers too large a postulate, and as it is connected with the subject of the division of labour, •I shall...
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Family Magazine: Or Monthly Abstract of General Knowledge

1836 - 496 pages
...On the means of accomplishing this, we neec make no apology for quoting Mr. Babbage's own words. " As the possibility of performing arithmetical calculations by machinery may appear to попmathematical readers too large a postulate, and as it is connected with the subject of the division...
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The British Cyclopaedia of the Arts, Sciences, History, Geography ...

Charles Frederick Partington - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1838 - 1116 pages
...On the means of accomplishing this, we need make no apology for quoting Mr. Babbage's own words. " As the possibility of performing arithmetical calculations...by machinery may appear to non-mathematical readers too large a postulate, and as it is connected with the subject of the division of labour, I shall here...
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The Popular Encyclopedia: Being a General Dictionary of Arts ..., Volume 1

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1841 - 956 pages
...not be calculated with the requisite accuracy. On the means of accomplishing this, Mr Babbage says, " As the possibility of performing arithmetical calculations...by machinery may appear to non-mathematical readers too large a postulate, and as it is connected with the subject of the division of labour, I shall here...
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The Family Magazine, Or, General Abstract of Useful Knowledge, Volume 3

1843 - 488 pages
...O the means of accomplishing this, we need make no apology for quoting Mr. Babbage's own words. " As the possibility of performing arithmetical calculations by machinery may appear to nonmalhematical readers too large a postulule, and as it is connected with the subject of the division...
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