Ricerche sopra le cause particolari de' fenomeni elettrici : e sopra gli effetti nocivi o vantaggiosi che se ne può attendere / del signor abate Nollet ...

Nollet, abbé (Jean Antoine), 1700-1770.
Standardized Title:
Recherches sur les causes particulieres des phénoménes électriques. Italian
Other Title:
Richerche sopra le cause particolari de fenomeni elettrici
In Venezia ... : Presso Giambatista Pasquali, MDCCL [1750]
334, [2] p., [8] folded leaves of plates : ill. ; 19 cm (8vo)
6.5. u-ti (afa (3) 1750 (R)
Electricity -- Early works to 1800.
Electrophysiology -- Early works to 1800.
Place of Publication:
Italy Venice.
Translation of: Recherches sur les causes particulieres des phénoménes électriques.
Imprint date appears before printer's name on title leaf.
Signatures: A-X⁸ (leaf X8 blank).
Woodcut title vignette and tail-pieces.
Includes bibliographical references.
Local notes:
Smith copy bound with: Nollet, abbé (Jean Antoine). Saggio intorno all' elettricità de' corpi. In Venezia ... : Presso Giambattista Pasquali, MDCCXLVII [1747].
Smith copy purchased for the Penn Libraries in 2019 from The Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Company.
Smith copy has partially illegible early ms. ownership inscription ("Applicate alla libreria della Concezione di Mi[...] dal [...] Gioachino da Milano.") on title leaf of first work in volume.
Smith copy bound in full contemporary parchment; ms. title and shelf-mark on spine; all edges marbled red and blue; paper finding tab affixed to fore-edge of title leaf of second work in volume.
Smith copy: binding, pastedowns, free endpapers, a few leaves at beginning of volume and a few plates at end lightly wormed.
Penn Chronology:
Pasquali, Giovanni Battista, printer.
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