Artifact Details

Title

Androids : the Jaquet-Droz automatons

Catalog Number

B1519.01

Type

Text

Date

1978

Author

Carrera, Roland

Publisher

Scriptar and Franco Maria Ricci

Place of Publication

Milan, Italy

Extent

93 p.

Dimensions

overall: 3/4 in x 9 1/4 in x 10 in

Description

Book comes with custom shadow box, as well as a supplemental section, containing music and a record composed by the Jaquet-Droz automaton.

Category

Book

Collection Title

Gwen Bell early book collection of algorithms, tables, and history of calculations

Credit

The Gwen Bell Early Book Collection of Algorithms, Tables, and History of Calculations

Lot Number

X7090.2014