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Reference numberL&P/11/137
LevelItem
TitleLetter, 'Account of electricity excied by contact and conducting substances of different kinds' from Alessandro Volta to Joseph Banks
Date20 March 1800
Description21 pages in French, with 36 pages of English translation. Translation is held within the Letters & Papers Supplements Box (L&P.Supp.7).

Subject: Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'On the electricity excited by the mere contact of conducting substances of different kinds. In a letter from Mr. Alexander Volta, F. R. S. Professor of Natural Philosophy in the University of Pavia, to the Rt. Hon. Sir Joseph Banks, Bart. K.B. P. R. S'

Read 26 June 1800
LanguageFrench
Extent57p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1800.0018
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6396Volta; Alessandro (1745 - 1827)1745 - 1827
NA8116Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); Naturalist1744 - 1820
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