A Preliminary Sketch of Formula Algol (2 copies -- one, April 9, 1965; second, Revised July 21, 1965).
Carnegie Institute of Technology, Advanced Research Projects Agency of the Department of Defense (DARPA), Contract SD-146; each version, 52 pages, diagrams, References.
Condition: Very Good; 8.5x11 textured gray cardstock covers, comb-bound bindings, some edgewear, pages secure and clean.
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Two versions of the manual, one dated on cover April 9, 1965; second one states Revised July 21, 1965.Formula Algol is an extension to Algol providing formula manipulating, list processing, and limited string processing capabilities... (from the introduction) Includes Sections on Expressions, Formula Manipulation in Formula Algol, List Processing; Examples; The Backus Normal Form syntax of Formula Algol; References.