Antique Office Machines: 600 Years of Calculating Devices (Schiffer Book for Collectors with Price Guide)

Russo, Thomas A.

Published by Schiffer Pub Ltd
ISBN 10: 0764313460 / ISBN 13: 9780764313462
Used / Quantity Available: 0
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book

About the Book

We're sorry; this specific copy is no longer available. AbeBooks has millions of books. We've listed similar copies below.

Description:

Explore 600 years of caculating devices, from the abacus to the desk top computer, with valuable information for historians and collectors alike. With 500 color photographs, accurate captions, and a guide to current values, this will be an essential guide to collecting office machines. Num Pages: 224 pages, 500 color photos. BIC Classification: WC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 226 x 288 x 23. Weight in Grams: 1472. . 2007. Hardcover. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory #

About this title:

Book ratings provided by GoodReads:
4.5 avg rating
(2 ratings)

Synopsis: Humanitys hunt for calculating devices probably started with the use of small pebbles to keep track of numbers. The counting inventions progressed through the abacus, early mechanical calculators, and other ingenious devices culminating in todays computers. In this new book, Thomas Russo chronicles 600 years of caculating devices, providing valuable information for historians and collectors alike. Stretching from ancient times to the earliest computers, this book provides an insight into breadth and depth of human creativity and drive. With 500 color photographs, descriptive captions, and a guide to current values, this is an essential guide in a field that is finding ever more enthusiasts.

Product Description: Explore 600 years of caculating devices, from the abacus to the desk top computer, with valuable information for historians and collectors alike. With 500 color photographs, accurate captions, and a guide to current values, this will be an essential guide to collecting office machines.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Bibliographic Details

Title: Antique Office Machines: 600 Years of ...
Publisher: Schiffer Pub Ltd
Book Condition: New

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Russo, Thomas A.:
Published by GB - Surrey, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., (2001)
ISBN 10: 0764313460 ISBN 13: 9780764313462
Used First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Hadler Antiquariat
(Otterndorf, Germany)
Rating
[?]

Book Description GB - Surrey, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 2001. 4°. 1st edition. Farbig illustr. Vorsätze, 218 S., 3 Bll. durchl. mit Abb. /Fotos in s/w + überwiegend farbig; 28,5 x 22cm Sprache : en Glanzkasch., farbig illustr. OPpBd., Einband gering berieben. Ein sauberes, gutes Exemplar. Used, Harcocer. No dust jacket. Good condition. Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 1500. Bookseller Inventory # 22020

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
21.30
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 8.57
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Russo, Thomas A.
Published by Schiffer Pub
ISBN 10: 0764313460 ISBN 13: 9780764313462
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Rating
[?]

Book Description Schiffer Pub. Book Condition: BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW Oversized Hardcover - 224pp - Humanity's hunt for calculating devices probably started with the use of small pebbles to keep track of numbers. The counting inventions progressed through the abacus, early mechanical calculators, and other ingenious devices culminating in today's computers. In this new book, Thomas Russo chronicles 600 years of caculating devices, providing valuable information for historians and collectors alike. Stretching from ancient times to the earliest computers, this book provides an insight into breadth and depth of human creativity and drive. With 500 color photographs, descriptive captions, and a guide to current values, this is an essential guide in a field that is finding ever more enthusiasts - OVERSEAS SHIPMENT BY AIRMAIL ONLY! A Brand New Quality Book from a Full-Time Bookshop in business since 1992!. Bookseller Inventory # 853646

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
33.69
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Thomas A. Russo
Published by Schiffer Publishing 2001-08-30 (2001)
ISBN 10: 0764313460 ISBN 13: 9780764313462
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Lost Books
(AUSTIN, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Schiffer Publishing 2001-08-30, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: good. 0764313460. Bookseller Inventory # 524475

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
31.94
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.19
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Thomas A. Russo
Published by Schiffer Pub Ltd (2001)
ISBN 10: 0764313460 ISBN 13: 9780764313462
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Schiffer Pub Ltd, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0764313460

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
44.79
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.19
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Russo, Thomas A
Published by Schiffer Publishing (2007)
ISBN 10: 0764313460 ISBN 13: 9780764313462
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
BookStore Independent
(Memphis, TN, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Schiffer Publishing, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 12885346

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
55.66
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.97
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Russo, Thomas A
Published by Schiffer Publishing
ISBN 10: 0764313460 ISBN 13: 9780764313462
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller
BookResQ.
(West Valley City, UT, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Schiffer Publishing. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0764313460 New. Sorry we don't offer expedited or international shipping on this item. -01x-. Bookseller Inventory # SCH072016JG001646

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
56.64
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.17
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Russo, Thomas A
Published by Schiffer Publishing (2007)
ISBN 10: 0764313460 ISBN 13: 9780764313462
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Schiffer Publishing, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # P020764313460

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
57.75
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.39
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Thomas A. Russo
Published by Schiffer Pub Ltd (2001)
ISBN 10: 0764313460 ISBN 13: 9780764313462
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Schiffer Pub Ltd, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 224 pages. 11.25x8.25x1.00 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 0764313460

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
59.65
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Russo, Thomas A
Published by Schiffer Publishing (2007)
ISBN 10: 0764313460 ISBN 13: 9780764313462
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Schiffer Publishing, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110764313460

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
60.18
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.39
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

RUSSO (T.A)
Published by SCHIFFER (2001)
ISBN 10: 0764313460 ISBN 13: 9780764313462
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Librairie Descours
(Lyon, France)
Rating
[?]

Book Description SCHIFFER, 2001. Relié. Ouvrage Neuf De la machine à écrire rudimentaire aux premiers ordinateurs, panorama historique des machines de la bureautique.** Ouvrage en anglais **Exposition : 0x0mm 1450g. Ouvrage Neuf. Bookseller Inventory # 9780764313462

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
62.12
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6.56
From France to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are 2 more copies of this book

View all search results for this book