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Title
Experiments and observations on electricity, made at Philadelphia in America
Other Title
Supplemental experiments and observations on electircity
Supplemental experiments and observations on electricity
Contributor Names
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.
Cave, Edward, 1691-1754, printer.
Jefferys, Thomas, -1771, engraver.
Stevens, Henry, 1819-1886, former owner.
Kebler, Leonard, donor.
Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
London : Printed and sold by E. Cave ..., 1751-1753.
Subject Headings
-  Electricity--Early works to 1850
-  England--London
Notes
-  Vertical chain lines. The leaves of the supplement have horizontal chain lines.
-  Pt. 1: [4], 86, [2] p., [1] folded leaf of plates; pt. 2: [3], 90-107 [i.e. 109], [1] p.
-  Illustrations on leaf of plate signed: T. Jefferys sculp.
-  Part 2 has special t.p. which reads: Supplemental experiments and observations on electircity [sic], part II. Made at Philadelphia in America, by Benjamin Franklin, Esq; and communicated in several letters to P. Collinson, Esq; of London, F.R.S. London : Printed and sold by E. Cave, at St. John's Gate. 1753.
-  Ford, P.L. Franklin bibliography, 77, 93
-  ESTC T11748
-  Errata: pt. 1: p. 85-86; pt. 2: p. [1] at end.
-  "Books printed and sold by Edward Cave": pt. 1, p. [1]-[2] at end.
-  LC copy 1, pt. 2 has bookplate of Henry Stevens.
Medium
2 v. : ill. (engraving) ; 22 cm. (4to)
Call Number/Physical Location
QC516 .F85 1751
QC516 .F85 1751 Copy 2 LC copy has pt. 1 only. Gift: Leonard Kebler, Jan. 12, 1949.
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/Franklin.06387pt1.1
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/Franklin.06387pt2.1
Library of Congress Control Number
04006387
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Description
Vertical chain lines. The leaves of the supplement have horizontal chain lines. Pt. 1: [4], 86, [2] p., [1] folded leaf of plates; pt. 2: [3], 90-107 [i.e. 109], [1] p. Illustrations on leaf of plate signed: T. Jefferys sculp. Part 2 has special t.p. which reads: Supplemental experiments and observations on electircity [sic], part II. Made at Philadelphia in America, by Benjamin Franklin, Esq; and communicated in several letters to P. Collinson, Esq; of London, F.R.S. London : Printed and sold by E. Cave, at St. John's Gate. 1753. Ford, P.L. Franklin bibliography, 77, 93 ESTC T11748 Errata: pt. 1: p. 85-86; pt. 2: p. [1] at end. "Books printed and sold by Edward Cave": pt. 1, p. [1]-[2] at end. LC copy 1, pt. 2 has bookplate of Henry Stevens.
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Franklin, Benjamin, Edward Cave, Thomas Jefferys, Henry Stevens, Leonard Kebler, and Benjamin Franklin Collection. Experiments and observations on electricity, made at Philadelphia in America. London: Printed and sold by E. Cave ..., to 1753, 1751. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/04006387/.

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Franklin, B., Cave, E., Jefferys, T., Stevens, H., Kebler, L. & Benjamin Franklin Collection. (1751) Experiments and observations on electricity, made at Philadelphia in America. London: Printed and sold by E. Cave ..., to 1753. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/04006387/.

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Franklin, Benjamin, et al. Experiments and observations on electricity, made at Philadelphia in America. London: Printed and sold by E. Cave ..., to 1753, 1751. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/04006387/>.