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Contains three plates.

Subject: Scientific instruments

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Description of a new electrometer. In a letter from the Rev. Abraham Bennet, M. A. to the Rev. Joseph Priestley, LL. D. F. R. S'

Read 7 December 1786

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14 September 1786
Physical description
Ink on paper and three plates
Page extent
13 pages

Creator name

Abraham Bennet

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Abraham Bennet, Paper, 'Description of a new electrometer' by Abraham Bennet, 14 September 1786, L&P/9/13, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 15 July 2024

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