Reference numberAP/8/11
TitleUnpublished paper, 'On the galvanic pile' by J A [Jean-André] de Luc
Date25 February 1809
DescriptionPaper by de Luc concerning his analysis of the galvanic pile, consisting of numerous experiments carried out between silver and zinc plates separated by a wet cloth. The experiments recounted in the paper involve cloth soaked with pure water and a strong solution of marine salt. Includes two pages of illustrations.

Subject: Physics

Written by de Luc in Windsor [Berkshire, England]. Read to the Royal Society on 7 July 1809.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
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NA8254Luc; Jean Andre De (1727 - 1817)1727 - 1817
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