Essays by Benjamin Franklin : transactions of the American Philosophical Society 1786 / collected and edited by the American Philosophical Society.

Author
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 [Browse]
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Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Philadelphia [Pennsylvania] : American Philosophical Society Press, [2019]
  • ©2019
Description
99 pages : illustrations, maps, portrait ; 26 cm.

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British Library not licensed to copy 0.
Contents
  • Letter to Mr. Nairne, of London, from Dr. Franklin, proposing a slowly sensible hygrometer for certain purposes
  • A letter from Dr. B. Franklin, to Dr. Ingenhausz, physician to the Emperor, at Vienna, on the causes and cures of smokey chimneys
  • Description of a new stove for burning of pitcoal, and consuming all its smoke, by Dr. Franklin
  • A letter from Dr. Benjamin Franklin, to Mr. Alphonsus le Roy, member of several academies, at Paris, containing sundry maritime observations.
ISBN
  • 1606180738 ((paperback ; : alkaline paper))
  • 9781606180730 ((paperback ; : alkaline paper))
LCCN
2018049614
OCLC
1057731483
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