Enchantress of numbers : a novel of Ada Lovelace
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Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2017.
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9781432843663, 1432843664, 9781432843670, 1432843672
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Published
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2017.
Format
Large Print
Physical Desc
769 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Language
English
ISBN
9781432843663, 1432843664, 9781432843670, 1432843672

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Also published in 2018 by Large Print Press omitting two pages of publisher information.
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"The only legitimate child of Lord Byron, the most brilliant, revered, and scandalous of the Romantic poets, Ada was destined for fame long before her birth. Estranged from Ada's father, who was infamously "mad, bad, and dangerous to know, " Ada's mathematician mother is determined to save her only child from her perilous Byron heritage. Banishing fairy tales and make-believe from the nursery, Ada's mother provides her daughter with a rigorous education grounded in mathematics and science. Any troubling spark of imagination--or worse yet, passion or poetry--is promptly extinguished. Or so her mother believes. When Ada is introduced into London society as a highly eligible young heiress, she at last discovers the intellectual and social circles she has craved all her life. Little does she realize that her delightful new friendship with inventor Charles Babbage--brilliant, charming, and occasionally curmudgeonly--will shape her destiny..."--Dust jacket.
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LARGE PRINT

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Chiaverini, J. (2017). Enchantress of numbers: a novel of Ada Lovelace (Large print edition.). Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Chiaverini, Jennifer. 2017. Enchantress of Numbers: A Novel of Ada Lovelace. Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Chiaverini, Jennifer. Enchantress of Numbers: A Novel of Ada Lovelace Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2017.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Chiaverini, Jennifer. Enchantress of Numbers: A Novel of Ada Lovelace Large print edition., Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2017.

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