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Ada, Countess of Lovelace

Byron"s legitimate daughter

by Doris Langley Moore

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lovelace, August Ada King, -- Countess of, -- 1815-1852,
  • Women mathematicians -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDoris Langley Moore.
    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination397 p., [5] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages397
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16418531M
    ISBN 100060130121
    LC Control Number72026246

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They shared a love of horses and had three children : Ada Lovelace, in full Ada King, countess of Lovelace, original name Augusta Ada Byron, Lady Byron, (born DecemPiccadilly Terrace, Middlesex [now in London], England—died NovemMarylebone, London), English mathematician, an associate of Charles Babbage, for whose prototype of a digital computer she created a program.

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