skip to content
The papers of Thomas A. Edison Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The papers of Thomas A. Edison

Author: Thomas A Edison; Reese Jenkins
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©1989-<©2011>
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

Seeking to replicate the success of his New York electric central station throughout the United States and in Europe and Latin America, Thomas A Edison vowed to become a 'business man for a year.'  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Archives
Biography
Collected works
Named Person: Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas A Edison; Reese Jenkins
ISBN: 0801831008 9780801831003 9781421400907 1421400901 0801831016 9780801831010 0801831024 9780801831027 0801858194 9780801858192 0801831040 9780801831041 0801886406 9780801886409 1421400901 9781421400907
OCLC Number: 17951299
Notes: Vol. 4 edited by Paul B. Israel, Keith A. Nier, Louis Carlat.
Description: volumes <1-7> : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: V. 1. The making of an inventor, February 1847-June 1873 (c1989) --
v. 2. From workshop to laboratory, June 1873-March 1876 (c1991) --
v. 3. Menlo Park: the Early Years, April 1876-December 1877 (c1994) --
v. 4. The Wizard of Menlo Park, 1878 --
v. 5. Research to development at Menlo Park, January 1879-March 1881 (c2004) --
v. 6. Electrifying New York and abroad, April 1881-March 1883 (c2007) --
v. 7. Losses and loyalties, April 1883-December 1884 (c2011).
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: editors, Reese V. Jenkins [and others].
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"A choplicking feast for future Edison biographers - well into the next century, and perhaps beyond." (Washington Post) "What is most extraordinary about the collection isn't necessarily what it Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/17951299> # The papers of Thomas A. Edison
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "17951299" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mdu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/202132608#Place/baltimore> ; # Baltimore
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/202132608#Thing/electrical_engineering> ; # Electrical engineering.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/978052> ; # Inventors
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/202132608#Person/edison_thomas_a_thomas_alva_1847_1931> ; # Thomas Alva Edison
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/202132608#Topic/inventors_united_states> ; # Inventors--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/202132608#Topic/elektroteknik> ; # Elektroteknik
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/66552944> ; # Thomas A. Edison
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/202132608#Topic/verzamelde_werken_vorm> ; # Verzamelde werken (vorm)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/202132608#Topic/physics> ; # Physics
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/202132608#Topic/quelle> ; # Quelle
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/600/e19/> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/110489671> ; # Reese Jenkins
    schema:copyrightYear "1989/c2011" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/66552944> ; # Thomas A. Edison
    schema:datePublished "1989/9999" ;
    schema:description "V. 1. The making of an inventor, February 1847-June 1873 (c1989) -- v. 2. From workshop to laboratory, June 1873-March 1876 (c1991) -- v. 3. Menlo Park: the Early Years, April 1876-December 1877 (c1994) -- v. 4. The Wizard of Menlo Park, 1878 -- v. 5. Research to development at Menlo Park, January 1879-March 1881 (c2004) -- v. 6. Electrifying New York and abroad, April 1881-March 1883 (c2007) -- v. 7. Losses and loyalties, April 1883-December 1884 (c2011)."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/202132608> ; # Works. 1989
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:genre "Archives"@en ;
    schema:genre "Collected works"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The papers of Thomas A. Edison"@en ;
    schema:productID "17951299" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/17951299#PublicationEvent/baltimore_johns_hopkins_university_press_1989_c2011> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/202132608#Agent/johns_hopkins_university_press> ; # Johns Hopkins University Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780801831010> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780801886409> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780801858192> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780801831003> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780801831041> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780801831027> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781421400907> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9548544> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/17951299> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/202132608#Agent/johns_hopkins_university_press> # Johns Hopkins University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Johns Hopkins University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/202132608#Person/edison_thomas_a_thomas_alva_1847_1931> # Thomas Alva Edison
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1847" ;
    schema:deathDate "1931" ;
    schema:familyName "Edison" ;
    schema:givenName "Thomas Alva" ;
    schema:givenName "Thomas A." ;
    schema:name "Thomas Alva Edison" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/202132608#Thing/electrical_engineering> # Electrical engineering.
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "Electrical engineering." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/202132608#Topic/verzamelde_werken_vorm> # Verzamelde werken (vorm)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Verzamelde werken (vorm)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/978052> # Inventors
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Inventors"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/110489671> # Reese Jenkins
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Jenkins" ;
    schema:givenName "Reese" ;
    schema:name "Reese Jenkins" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/66552944> # Thomas A. Edison
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1847" ;
    schema:deathDate "1931" ;
    schema:familyName "Edison" ;
    schema:givenName "Thomas Alva" ;
    schema:givenName "Thomas A." ;
    schema:name "Thomas A. Edison" ;
    schema:name "Thomas Alva Edison" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/202132608> # Works. 1989
    schema:name "Works. 1989" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780801831003>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0801831008" ;
    schema:isbn "9780801831003" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780801831010>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0801831016" ;
    schema:isbn "9780801831010" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780801831027>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0801831024" ;
    schema:isbn "9780801831027" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780801831041>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0801831040" ;
    schema:isbn "9780801831041" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780801858192>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0801858194" ;
    schema:isbn "9780801858192" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780801886409>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0801886406" ;
    schema:isbn "9780801886409" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781421400907>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1421400901" ;
    schema:isbn "9781421400907" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.