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Wilson, Benjamin 1721-1788

Overview
Works: 149 works in 355 publications in 2 languages and 2,482 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Trials, litigation, etc  Sources  History  Biography 
Roles: Composer, Illustrator, Editor, Compiler, Director
Classifications: PR3724, 823.5
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Observations on a series of electrical experiments By Dr Hoadly, and Mr Wilson by Hoadly ( )
27 editions published between 1756 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A treatise on electricity. By B.W by Benjamin Wilson ( Book )
26 editions published between 1750 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Observations upon lightning, and the methods of securing buildings from its effects in a letter to Sir Charles Frederick, &c. &c. &c. by Benjamin Wilson ( Book )
20 editions published between 1773 and 2005 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of experiments made at the Pantheon, on the nature and use of conductors to which are added, some new experiments with the Leyden phial. Read at the meetings of the Royal Society by Benjamin Wilson ( )
14 editions published in 1778 in English and Undetermined and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A short view of electricity by B. Wilson, F.R.S. And Member of the Imperial Academy of Sciences at Petersburgh, &c. &c by Benjamin Wilson ( )
16 editions published between 1780 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A letter to the Marquis of Rockingham, with some observations on the effects of lightening. Read at the Royal Society July 28, and November 8, 1764 by Benjamin Wilson ( )
11 editions published between 1765 and 2005 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A letter from F. Beccaria to Mr. Wilson, concerning the light exhibited in the dark by the Bologna phosphorus by Giambatista Beccaria ( )
8 editions published in 1776 in English and Undetermined and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A treatise on electricity. the second edition. By Benjamin Wilson, F.R.S by Benjamin Wilson ( )
6 editions published in 1752 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Further observations upon lightning; together with some experiments. By Benjamin Wilson, F.R.S. &c. Communicated to the Royal Society, and rejected in the committee by Benjamin Wilson ( )
8 editions published in 1774 in English and Undetermined and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A series of experiments relating to phosphori and the prismatic colours they are found to exhibit in the dark by Benjamin Wilson ( Book )
6 editions published between 1775 and 1970 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A letter from Mr. Benjamin Wilson, F.R.S. ... to Mr. Æpinus ... read at the Royal Society December 23, 1763, and March 1764 by Benjamin Wilson ( )
11 editions published between 1764 and 2005 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A letter to the Right Hon. W.E. Gladstone ... on the new bill for the removal of Jewish disabilities by Benjamin Wilson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1853 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tale of a tub, to which is added The battle of the books, and the Mechanical operation of the spirit. Together with The history of Martin, Wotton's Observations upon the Tale of a tub, Curll's Complete key, etc. The whole edited with an introd. and notes historical and explanatory by Jonathan Swift ( Book )
1 edition published in 1769 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jump into Jonathan Swift's take-no-prisoners parody of seventeenth-century Christianity. Equal parts uproarious humor and incisive satire, A Tale of a Tub dissects the foibles and shortcomings of three brothers, each of whom represents a different branch of the Christian religion. Swift, himself a clergyman, sealed his reputation as one of England's most ruthless -- and notorious -- satirists with the book's publication. It's a thought-provoking and rollicking read whether you're a
 
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Alternative Names
B. W. (Benjamin Wilson), 1721-1788
Benjamin Wilson
W., B. (Benjamin Wilson), 1721-1788
Wilson, B. (Benjamin), 1721-1788
Wilson, Mr. (Benjamin), 1721-1788
Languages
English (218)
French (2)