An Essay On The History, Practice, And Theory Of Electricity,

BYWATER, JOHN.

£200.00

Publisher

Printed for the Author, By Davidson, Old Boswell Court; Sold by J. Johnson and Co., 72, St. Paul's Church Yard.

Place

London

Date

1810

Item Description

8vo. 8.5 x 5.25 inches. iiii + [iii] + 127 pp. Rebound in quarter calf, gilt over marbled boards with new endpapers; spine with raised bands with contrasting red morocco title label, gilt. A little spotting of preliminaries and some limited foxing of plates; otherwise a very good copy. Illustrated by 2 folding engraved plates. Account of contemporary electrical theories with details of twenty seven experiments, including the use of the Leyden jar and the electric battery. A very scarce title, handsomely rebound and illustrated by two folding plates.

[Stock No. 27425]

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