An ESSAY On ELECTRICITY, Explaining the Principles of That Useful Science; and Describing the Instruments, Contrived Either to Illustrate the Theory, or Render the Practice Entertaining. Illustrated with Six Plates. To Which is Added, A Letter to the Author, from Mr. John Birch, Surgeon, on the Subject of Medical Electricity. George Adams, William 1750 - 1795. Jones.

An ESSAY On ELECTRICITY, Explaining the Principles of That Useful Science; and Describing the Instruments, Contrived Either to Illustrate the Theory, or Render the Practice Entertaining. Illustrated with Six Plates. To Which is Added, A Letter to the Author, from Mr. John Birch, Surgeon, on the Subject of Medical Electricity.

London: Printed by J. Dillon, and Co. For, and Sold By, W. and S. Jones, Opticians, Holborn. 1799. 5th Edition, with Corrections and Additions, by Williams Jones, Mathematical Instrument Maker. Cf. Ronalds Catalogue, p. 4 & 260; Mottelay, pp 280 - 281. xiv, 594, 14, 2 pp. 14 pp catalogue of 'Optical, Mathematical, and Philosophical Instruments', as well as 2 pp offering of the later George Adams' book stock. Folding frontis & 5 folding plates at rear. 8vo. Brown period tree calf binding, with later respining with dark tan calf. Red leather title label to spine. VG+ (sq & tight/bpt). Item #26738

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