Maidenhead, England: Infotech International. Hardcover. Personal copy of Frances Allen, signed 'Fran Allen' at the ffep. Allen (b1932) was named the first female IBM Fellow; an IEEE Fellow , and an ACM Fellow, retiring from IBM in 2002. In 2006 Allen became the first woman to win the Turing Award, one of the most prestigious awards in computing. In this book she authored 'An Annotated Bibliography of Selected Papers on Program Optimization" (pp383 -408), when she was the manager of the Experimental Compiling Systems Project at IBM Yorktown Heights, NY.
Large 4to,. 448pp. Black cloth, title in white at front board and spine. A bit rubbed at edges, otherwise bright. Very good condition. Item #22236