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Letter, 'Of electrical experiments' from Giovanni Battista Beccaria to Benjamin Franklin

Reference number: L&P/3/420

Date: 17 December 1759

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3 pages in Latin and 24 pages in English.

Subject: Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Experiments in electricity : In a letter from Father Beccaria, Professor of Experimental Philosophy at Turin, to Benjamin Franklin, L. L. D. F. R. S.'

Read 7 February 1760

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L&P/3/420
Earliest possible date
17 December 1759
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Ink on paper
Page extent
28 pages
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Manuscript

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Giovanni Battista Beccaria

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Giovanni Battista Beccaria, Letter, 'Of electrical experiments' from Giovanni Battista Beccaria to Benjamin Franklin, 17 December 1759, L&P/3/420, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_3_420/letter-of-electrical-experiments-from-giovanni-battista-beccaria-to-benjamin-franklin, accessed on 22 April 2024

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