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New experiments and observations on electricity : made at Philadelphia in America

Author: Benjamin Franklin; David Colden; John Canton
Publisher: London : Printed and sold by D. Henry and R. Cave, 1754-1762.
Edition/Format:   Website : Document : Updating website   Continually Updated Resource   Computer File : English : 3rd ed
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1850
Named Person: Nollet, abbé
Material Type: Document, Updating website, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Continually Updated Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Franklin; David Colden; John Canton
OCLC Number: 942611109
Notes: Paged continuously.
Pt. II: Printed by R. Cave, 1762.
Pt. III: 1st ed., published 1754.
Pt. II t.p.: New experiments ... communicated to P. Collinson and read at the Royal Society, June 27, and July 4, 1754. To which are added a paper on the same subject by J. Canton and read at the Royal Society Dec. 6, 1753; and another in defence of Mr. Franklin against the Abbe Nollet, by Mr. D. Colden, of New York.
"Remarks on the Abb[́]e Nollet's Letters on electricity to Benj. Franklin, Esq.; of Philadelphia, by David Colden of New York": pages [130]-142.
"Electrical experiments, with an attempt to account for their several phenomena; together with some observations on thunder-clouds, in further confirmation of Mr. Franklin's observations on the positive and negative electrical state of the clouds, by John Canton": pages [143]-154.
Sabin no. 25559.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2005.
Description: 3 parts in 1 volume (ii, 154 pages, [1] leaf of plates) : illustrations ; 25 cm
Other Titles: Sabin Americana, History & Culture, 1500-1926.
Responsibility: by Benjamin Franklin ; and communicated in several letters to Peter Collinson of London.

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