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Notes on the history of electrical science: typescript of book, 1972.

Author: Lyle D Feisel; Bern Dibner; Burndy Library,
Publisher: 1972.
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Copy of 51-page typescript of book written by Lyle D. Feisel and two pages of correspondence between Feisel and Bern Dibner. The typescript concerns the history of electrical science and includes chapters on the work of scientists including William Gilbert, Otto von Guericke, Benjamin Franklin, Charles Augustin Coulomb, Luigi Galvani, Alessandro Volta, Hans Christian Oersted, André-Marie Ampère, Georg Ohm, Michael  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Letters (correspondence)
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Named Person: Lyle D Feisel; André-Marie Ampère; Charles A Coulomb; Michael Faraday; Benjamin Franklin; Luigi Galvani; Carl Friedrich Gauss; William Gilbert; Otto von Guericke; James Clerk Maxwell; Georg Simon Ohm; Hans Christian Ørsted; Alessandro Volta; Wilhelm Eduard Weber; André-Marie Ampère; Michael Faraday; Benjamin Franklin; Luigi Galvani; Carl Friedrich Gauss; William Gilbert; Otto von Guericke; James Clerk Maxwell; Georg Simon Ohm; Hans Christian Ørsted; Alessandro Volta; Wilhelm Eduard Weber
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Lyle D Feisel; Bern Dibner; Burndy Library,
OCLC Number: 957360103
Notes: Burndy Library Collection at the Huntington Library. Was MS Collection 73 (4).
Description: 1 book : 51 pages ; 29 cm + 2 letters

Abstract:

Copy of 51-page typescript of book written by Lyle D. Feisel and two pages of correspondence between Feisel and Bern Dibner. The typescript concerns the history of electrical science and includes chapters on the work of scientists including William Gilbert, Otto von Guericke, Benjamin Franklin, Charles Augustin Coulomb, Luigi Galvani, Alessandro Volta, Hans Christian Oersted, André-Marie Ampère, Georg Ohm, Michael Faraday, Carl Friedrich Gauss, Wilhelm Weber, and James Clerk Maxwell. In a letter written by Feisel to Dibner enclosing the typescript and dated 1972, February 28, Feisel mentions earlier correspondence between the two and describes the Notes, thanking Dibner for his interest in the history of electrical science. In a letter written in response dated 1972, March 7, Dibner mentions a list of publications on the history of electricity and magnetism and invites Feisel to join the Society for the History of Technology.

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