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Collinson, Peter 1694-1768

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Works: 76 works in 167 publications in 4 languages and 2,156 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Records and correspondence  History  Biography  Catalogs and collections  Catalogs  Sources 
Roles: Other
Classifications: QK31.B3, 581.0922
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Memorials of John Bartram and Humphry Marshall by William Darlington( Book )
13 editions published between 1849 and 1967 in English and held by 519 libraries worldwide
Brothers of the spade; correspondence of Peter Collinson, of London, and of John Custis, of Williamsburg, Virginia, 1734-1746 by Peter Collinson( Book )
7 editions published between 1948 and 1957 in English and Undetermined and held by 193 libraries worldwide
Experiments and observations on electricity made at Philadelphia in America, to which are added, letters and papers on philosophical subjects by Benjamin Franklin( Computer File )
7 editions published between 1751 and 1774 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Notes relating to botany collected from the manuscripts of the late Peter Collinson by Aylmer Bourke Lambert( Book )
2 editions published in 1811 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Selections from the scientific correspondence of Cadwallader Colden with Gronovius, Linnaeus, Collinson, and other naturalists by Cadwallader Colden( Book )
3 editions published in 1843 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Expériences et observations sur l'électricité : faites à Philadelphie en Amérique by Benjamin Franklin( Book )
4 editions published between 1752 and 1756 in French and held by 18 libraries worldwide
"Forget not mee & my garden ..." : selected letters, 1725-1768 of Peter Collinson, F.R.S. by Peter Collinson( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
New experiments and observations on electricity made at Philadelphia in America by Benjamin Franklin( Book )
1 edition published in 1754 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The life of Peter Collinson by Norman G Brett-James( Book )
3 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A letter of Benjamin Franklin, Esq., to Mr. Peter Collinson, F.R.S. concerning an electrical kite by Benjamin Franklin( Book )
1 edition published in 1753 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
XLIV. A letter from Mr. Franklin to Mr. Peter Collinson, F.R.S. concerning the effects of lightning by Benjamin Franklin( Book )
1 edition published in 1753 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
ALS, [London?] to [Peter] Collinson by Hans Sloane( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1736 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Sloane sends Collinson a sample of an edible plant, arum minus nympheae foliis, collected in Jamaica, which is sweeter than a yam. Extensive notes in what is very possibly Collinson's hand detail the characteristics of this plant and go on to describe Sloane's bird menagerie
Memorials of John Bartram and Humphry Marshall. (Facsimile fo the edition of 1849) by William Darlington( Computer File )
2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
New experiments and observations on electricity by Benjamin Franklin( Book )
2 editions published in 1754 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
New York, [N.Y.], to Peter Collinson, London, [Eng.] by Cadwallader Colden( Book )
1 edition published in 1756 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
April 23, 1756, letter from Cadwallader Colden to his regular correspondent, Peter Collinson, a prominent London merchant and natural scientist, regarding Indian attacks and colonial defense during the initial stages of the French and Indian War, the death of a close friend, James Alexander, and revisions to his Principles of action in matter (published 1751)
"Forget not mee & my garden..." : selected letters of Peter Collinson by Peter Collinson( Article )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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English (111)
Latin (6)
French (4)
German (1)
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