The new universal digital computing machine at the University of Manchester

Publisher Information: 1951.

Kilburn, Tom (1921-2001). The new universal digital computing machine at the University of Manchester. In Nature 168 (1951): 95-96. Whole number. 89-128pp. 251 x 177 mm. Disbound from volume; without wrappers. Some outer leaves loose but very good.

First Edition, journal issue. Kilburn’s description of the Ferranti Mark 1, the world’s first commercially available electronic general-purpose stored program computer. The machine, based on the Manchester Mark 1, became operational in July 1951.

Book Id: 51319

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