Guide to Beschreibung einer Electrischen Maschine so nach besondern Grunds zen gebaut ist von dern Anfertiger Jacob Langenbucher in Augsburg 1779, 1779Codex 003241

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Title:

Guide to Beschreibung einer Electrischen Maschine so nach besondern Grunds zen gebaut ist von dern Anfertiger Jacob Langenbucher in Augsburg 1779, 1779

Call Number:

Codex 003241

Collection Dates:

1779

Size of Collection:

1 pamphlet (12 pp.); 22 cm.

Abstract:

Pamphlet in Langenbucher's hand concerning an alteration of Allessandro Volta's "Electrophor," a machine for generating static electricity. Includes details on two experiments that can be done with the machine. Written in Augsburg, Germany.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

Use & Access

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Access to Collection

Unrestricted.

Publication & Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Biography

Jacob Langenbucher (d.1791), silversmith.

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