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1Title:  The history and present state of electricity: with original experiments   
 Creator:  Priestley, Joseph, 1733-1804 
 Publication:  J. Dodsley [etc.], London, 1769. 
 Notes:  Signatures: a2-d2, B2-Z2, Aa2-Zz2, Aaa2-Zzz2, 4A2-4Y2. Spine title: "Priestley on Electricity." Bibliography: iii p. at end. 
 Extent:  [4], xxxii, 712, iii, [7] p. : ill., 8 plates ; 27 cm. 
 Subjects:  Electricity

 
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2Title:  Prâecis historique et expâerimental des phâenomáenes âelectriques depuis l'origine de cette dâecouverte jusqu'a ce jour   
 Creator:  Sigaud de La Fond, (Joseph Aignan)M, 1730-1810 
 Publication:  s. n.], A Paris, rue et hotel Serpente, 1785. 
 Notes:  Signatures: aiv, A*, A4-Z4, Aa4-Rr. Plates signed: Sellier sculp. Errata: p. [4] p. following p. xvi. Spine title: "Precis d'Electricit." Includes bibliographical references and index. 
 Extent:  xvi, [4], 624, [4] p. : ill. (engravings), 10 leaves of plates ; 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Electricity

 
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3Title:  Traitâe de l'âelectricitâe   
 Creator:  Sigaud de La Fond, (Joseph Aignan)M, 1730-1810 
 Publication:  Chez Des Ventes de la Douâe, Libraire, Paris, 1771. 
 Notes:  Signatures: avj-bij, Avj-S. Spine title: "Electric. de Sigaud." 
 Extent:  xxx, 413, [3] : ill., 7 leaves of plates (fold.) ; 18 cm. 
 Subjects:  Electricity

 
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4Title:  A sequel to the Experiments and observations tending to illustrate the nature and properties of electricity: wherein it is presumed, by a series of experiments expresly for that purpose, that the source of the electrical power, and its manner of acting are demonstrated : addressed to the Royal Society   
 Creator:  Watson, WilliamSir, 1715-1787 | Watson, WilliamSir, 1715-1787 | Royal Society (Great Britain) 
 Publication:  Printed for C. Davis, printer to the Royal Society, London, 1746. 
 Notes:  Signatures: B4-F4. Bound with: William Watson, Experiments and observations tending to illustrate the nature and properties of electricity (London: Printed for C. Davis, 1746). Bound in modern old-style half calf with marbled boards, gilt on spine, and gilt-stamped maroon morocco label. Spine title: "Watson on Electricity." 
 Extent:  [4], 80 p. : ill., [1] folded leaf of plates ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Electricity

 
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5Title:  Experiments and observations tending to illustrate the nature and properties of electricity: in one letter to Martin Folkes, esq., and two to the Royal-Society   
 Creator:  Watson, WilliamSir, 1715-1787 
 Publication:  Printed for C. Davis, Printer to the Royal Society, London, 1746. 
 Notes:  Signatures: a2, A2-H. Bound with: William Watson, A sequel to the experiments and observations tending to illustrate the nature and properties of electricity (London: Printed for C. Davis, 1746). Bound in modern old-style half calf with marbled boards, gilt on spine, and gilt-stamped maroon morocco label. Spine title: "Watson on Electricity." 
 Extent:  [2], viii, 3-59, [1] p. : 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Electricity

 
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6Title:  Della elettricitáa terrestre atmosferica a cielo sereno: osservazioni   
 Creator:  Beccaria, Giambatista, 1716-1781 
 Publication:  s. n, Torino, 1775] 
 Notes:  Signatures: A2-G2. Bound with: Giambatista Beccaria, Elettricismo artificiale (Torino: Nella Reale Stamperia, 1780); and Giambatista Beccaria, Nuovi sperimenti (Torino: Nella Reale Stamperia, 1780). Bound in contemporary quarter calf with mottled boards and crimson gilt-lettered label, spine gilt-ruled. Spine title: "Beccaria. Elettricismo Artificiale." 
 Extent:  54 p. : 26 cm. 
 Subjects:  Electricity

 
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7Title:  A treatise upon artificial electricity: in which are given solutions of a number of interesting electric phoenomena, hitherto unexplained ; to which is added an essay on the mild and slow electricity which prevails in the atmosphere during serene weather   
 Alt. Title:  Della elettricitáa terrestre atmosferica a cielo sereno. English   
 Creator:  Beccaria, Giambatista, 1716-1781 
 Publication:  Printed for J. Nourse, London, 1776. 
 Notes:  Signatures: A2-Z2, Aa2-Zz2, Aaa2-Qqq2. Includes index. Publisher's advertisement: p. [12] at end. Errata: p. [11] at end. In English. Spine title: "Beccaria on Electricity." Includes bibliographical references and indexes. 
 Extent:  iv, [4], 475, [12] p. : ill., 11 folded leaves of plates ; 30 cm. 
 Subjects:  Electricity

 
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8Title:  Afhandling om galvanismen   
 Creator:  Berzelius, Jèons Jakobfriherre, 1779-1848 
 Publication:  Tryckt i Kumblinska tryckeriet, Stockholm, 1802. 
 Notes:  Signatures: 
 Extent:  [6], 145, [1] p. : ill., fold. pl. ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Electricity

 
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9Title:  Manuel du galvanisme: ou description et usage des divers apparelle galvaniques employes jusqu'áa oe jour, tant pour les recherches physiques et chimiques, que pour les applications mâedicaba   
 Creator:  Izarn, Joseph, 1766-1847 
 Publication:  Levrault, Schoell et C.nie [sic], Paris, an XIII (1805). 
 Notes:  Signatures: r, *, 2*-19*. Spine title: "Manuel du Galvanisme. Izarn. 1805." 
 Extent:  xxij, 304 p. : ill., 125 diagr. on 6 folding plates ; 22cm. 
 Subjects:  Electricity

 
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10Title:  A familiar introduction to the study of electricity   
 Creator:  Priestley, Joseph, 1733-1804 
 Publication:  Printed for J. Dodsley ..., T. Cadell ..., and J. Johnson, London, 1768. 
 Notes:  Signatures: B2-G. The plates were first published in the author's History and present state of electricity and retain their numbering (II, III, VI, and VII) in that work. Advertisements on p. [ii] and p. [52]. Spine title: "Priestley. Familiar Introduction. 1768." 
 Extent:  viii, 9-51, [1] p. : ill. (engravings), [4] leaves of plates ; 26 cm. 
 Subjects:  Electricity

 
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11Title:  Le spectacle du feu elementaire: ou, cours d'electricite experimentale   
 Creator:  Rabiqueau, Ch. (Charles) 
 Publication:  Jombert, Knapen [et] Duchesne, Paris, 1753. 
 Notes:  Signatures: Aiiij-Tij. Spine title: "Spectacle du Feu Elementai." 
 Extent:  4, 296, [54] p. : fold. diagrs. ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Electricity

 
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12Title:  A catechism of electricity: being a short introduction to that science, written in easy and familiar language, intended for the use of young people   
 Creator:  Roberts, GeorgeMaster of Rodden Seminary | Pinnock, William, 1782-1843 
 Publication:  Printed by Bensley and Sons for Pinnock and Maunder, London, [1820?] 
 Notes:  Signatures: A2, c. Advertisements: p. [68]-[72]. 
 Extent:  68, [4] p. : ill., [1] leaf of plates ; 14 cm. 
 Subjects:  Electricity

 
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13Title:  Experimental researches in electricity   
 Creator:  Faraday, Michael, 1791-1867 
 Publication:  R. and J.E. Taylor, London, 1849-1855. 
 Notes:  Spine title: "Faraday's Experimental Researches in Electricity. Vol. I-III." 
 Extent:  3 v. : ill., 8 fold. plates. ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Electricity

 
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14Title:  Experimental researches in electricity   
 Creator:  Faraday, Michael, 1791-1867 
 Publication:  R. and J.E. Taylor, London, 1839-55. 
 Notes:  Vol. 3 has imprint: London, R. Taylor and W. Francis, 1855. Reprinted from Philosophical transactions, 1832-1852. 
 Extent:  3 v. diagr. l7 pl. (part fold.) 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Electricity

 
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15Title:  Thâeorie mathâematique des courants âelectriques   
 Creator:  Ohm, Georg Simon, 1789-1854 | Gaugin, Jean Mothâee. 
 Publication:  L. Hachette, Paris, 1860. 
 Notes:  Signatures: 1-13. Spine title: "Ohm. Des Courants âElectriques." 
 Extent:  202 p. : 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Electricity

 
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16Title:  Appendix to Lectures on electricity, galvanism, &c   
 Creator:  Hare, Robert, 1781-1858 
 Publication:  n.p, 1825?] 
 Notes:  "Essay, on the question, whether there be two electrical fluids according to Du Faye or one according to Franklin": p. [1]-5. Plate 4 duplicated. Bound with: Robert Hare, A compendium of the course of chemical instruction in the medical department of the University of Pennsylvania by Robert Hare ... printed for the use of his pupils (Philadelphia: J. G. Auner, 1834); Robert Hare, A brief exposition of the science of mechanical electricity: subsidiary to the course of chemical instruction in the University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia: J.G. Auner, 1835); Robert Hare, Essay on the gales experienced in the Atlantic states of North America (Philadelphia: Robert Wright, 1824); Robert Hare, Essay, on the question whether heat can be ascribed to motion (Philadelphia: Robert Wright, 1824); Robert Hare, Of organic chemistry (Philadelphia, 1834); Robert Hare, On the origin and progress of galvanism, or voltaic electricity (n, p., 182-?); and Robert Hare, Some encomiums upon the excellent treatise of chemistry, by Berzelius: also, objections to his nomenclature, and suggestions respecting a substitute, deemed preferable, in a letter to Professor Silliman (Philadelphia: s.n., 1834). 
 Extent:  23 p. 4 pl. 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Electricity

 
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17Title:  A brief exposition of the science of mechanical electricity: subsidiary to the course of chemical instruction in the University of Pennsylvania   
 Creator:  Hare, Robert, 1781-1858 
 Publication:  J.G. Auner, Philadelphia, 1835. 
 Notes:  Bound with: Robert Hare, A compendium of the course of chemical instruction in the medical department of the University of Pennsylvania by Robert Hare ... printed for the use of his pupils (Philadelphia: J. G. Auner, 1834); Robert Hare, Appendix to Lectures on electricity, galvanism, &c. (n.p., 1825?); Robert Hare, Essay on the gales experienced in the Atlantic states of North America (Philadelphia: Robert Wright, 1824); Robert Hare, Essay, on the question whether heat can be ascribed to motion (Philadelphia: Robert Wright, 1824); Robert Hare, Of organic chemistry (Philadelphia, 1834); Robert Hare, On the origin and progress of galvanism, or voltaic electricity (n, p., 182-?); and Robert Hare, Some encomiums upon the excellent treatise of chemistry, by Berzelius: also, objections to his nomenclature, and suggestions respecting a substitute, deemed preferable, in a letter to Professor Silliman (Philadelphia: s.n., 1834). 
 Extent:  viii, 48, 11 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill. 
 Subjects:  Electricity

 
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18Title:  On the origin and progress of galvanism, or voltaic electricity   
 Creator:  Hare, Robert, 1781-1858 
 Publication:  n.p, 182-?] 
 Notes:  Caption title. Bound with: Robert Hare, A compendium of the course of chemical instruction in the medical department of the University of Pennsylvania by Robert Hare ... printed for the use of his pupils (Philadelphia: J. G. Auner, 1834);Robert Hare, Appendix to Lectures on electricity, galvanism, &c. (n.p., 1825?); Robert Hare, A brief exposition of the science of mechanical electricity: subsidiary to the course of chemical instruction in the University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia: J.G. Auner, 1835); Robert Hare, Essay on the gales experienced in the Atlantic states of North America (Philadelphia: Robert Wright, 1824); Robert Hare, Essay, on the question whether heat can be ascribed to motion (Philadelphia: Robert Wright, 1824); Robert Hare, Of organic chemistry (Philadelphia, 1834); and Robert Hare, Some encomiums upon the excellent treatise of chemistry, by Berzelius: also, objections to his nomenclature, and suggestions respecting a substitute, deemed preferable, in a letter to Professor Silliman (Philadelphia: s.n., 1834). 
 Extent:  24 p. : illus. ; 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Electricity

 
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19Title:  A brief exposition of the science of mechanical electricity, or electricity proper: subsidiary to the course of chemical instruction in the University of Pennsylvania   
 Creator:  Hare, Robert, 1781-1858 
 Publication:  J.G. Auner, Philadelphia, 1840. 
 Notes:  Bound with: Hare, Robert, Objections to the nomenclature of the celebrated Berzelius (1840) -- Hare, Robert, Compendium of the course of chemical instruction in the medical department of the University of Pennsylvania (1840) -- Hare, Robert, Effort to refute the arguments advanced in favour of the existence in the amphide salts, of radicals. (1842). 
 Extent:  vii, 56 p. illus. 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Electricity

 
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20Title:  An outline of the sciences of heat and electricity   
 Creator:  Thomson, Thomas, 1773-1852 
 Publication:  Baldwin & Cradock, London, 1830. 
 Notes:  Signatures: B-Z, 2A-2P. Includes index. Spine title: "Thomson. Heat and Electricity. 1830." 
 Extent:  583 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Heat | Electricity

 
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