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Lettres de mr. Alexandre Volta ... sur l'air inflammable des marais auxquelles on a ajouté trois lettres de même auteur tirées du journal de Milan traduites de l'italien

Title:
L'air inflammable des marais
Author:
Volta, Alessandro 1745-1827  Search this
Author:
Campi, Carlo Giuseppe  Search this
Castelli, Francesco marchese  Search this
Franklin, Benjamin 1706-1790  Search this
Priestley, Joseph 1733-1804  Search this
Engraver:
Weis fl. 1778  Search this
Physical description:
[6], 191, [1] pages, [1] folded leaf of plates illustrations 21 cm (8vo)
Type:
Early works to 1800
Date:
1778
Topic:
Gases--Analysis  Search this
Methane  Search this
Phlogiston  Search this
Call number:
QD121 .V9314 1778
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_945640

Electricity [and] magnetism

Author:
Leycester, Robert  Search this
Author:
Banks, Joseph 1743-1820  Search this
Franklin, Benjamin 1706-1790  Search this
Galvani, Luigi 1737-1798  Search this
Priestley, Joseph 1733-1804  Search this
Volta, Alessandro 1745-1827  Search this
Burndy Library Manuscripts Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Donor:
Dibner, Bern DSI  Search this
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
124 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Manuscripts (documents).)
Sources
Date:
1800
1850
Topic:
Electricity  Search this
Magnetism  Search this
Science--History  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
History  Search this
Science  Search this
Technology  Search this
Call number:
MSS 000826 B
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_176937
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Correspondence

Author:
Priestley, Joseph 1733-1804  Search this
Author:
Carey, John 1756-1826  Search this
Lavoisier, Antoine Laurent 1743-1794  Search this
Lindsey, Theophilus 1723-1808  Search this
Turner, William 1714-1794  Search this
Wedgwood, Josiah 1730-1795  Search this
Burndy Library Manuscripts Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Donor:
Dibner, Bern DSI  Search this
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
6 items
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Manuscripts (documents).)
Sources
Date:
1771
1771-1801
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
History  Search this
Science  Search this
Technology  Search this
Call number:
MSS 001174 A
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_178119

Dr. Joseph Priestley: a collection of autograph letters, portraits, etc

Author:
Priestley, Joseph 1733-1804  Search this
Author:
Banks, Joseph 1743-1820  Search this
Davis, Joseph Barnard 1801-1881  Search this
Peale, Franklin 1795-1870  Search this
Burndy Library Manuscripts Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Donor:
Dibner, Bern DSI  Search this
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
76 leaves : illustrations, portrait ; 34 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Manuscripts (documents).)
Sources
Date:
1775
1775-1878
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
History  Search this
Science  Search this
Technology  Search this
Call number:
MSS 001257 B
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_178441

Observations on different kinds of air / by Joseph Priestley ... ; read March 5, 12, 19, 26, 1772

Author:
Priestley, Joseph 1733-1804  Search this
Hey, William 1736-1819  Search this
Royal Society (Great Britain)  Search this
Engraver:
Basire, James 1730-1802  Search this
Former owner:
United States Patent Office Scientific Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
p. 147-264, [1] folded leaf of plates : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Early works to 1800
Date:
1772
Topic:
Air--Analysis  Search this
Combustion  Search this
Respiration  Search this
Putrefaction  Search this
Sulfuric acid  Search this
Call number:
Q41.L8 R8 v. 62 1772
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_774185
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Joseph Priestley, enlightened chemist : catalogue to an exhibit celebrating the 250th birthday of Joseph Priestley, and the inauguration of the Center for History of Chemistry / by David J. Rhees

Author:
Rhees, David J  Search this
Center for History of Chemistry  Search this
University of Pennsylvania Library Rosenwald Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Priestley, Joseph 1733-1804  Search this
Physical description:
34 p. : ill., ports. ; 22 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1983
C1983
18th century
Topic:
Chemistry--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_817932

Apparatus owned and used by Dr. Joseph Priestly, the discoverer of oxygen : now in the collection of Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pa. / by Charles F. Himes

Author:
Himes, Charles F (Charles Francis) 1838-1918  Search this
Subject:
Priestley, Joseph 1733-1804  Search this
Physical description:
[11] p., [1] plate ; 17 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1917
Topic:
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Chemical apparatus  Search this
Call number:
Q180.55.E65 H56 1917
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_734042

Joseph Priestley, radical thinker : a catalogue to accompany the exhibit at the Chemical Heritage Foundation commemorating the 200th anniversary of the death of Joseph Priestley : 23 August 2004 to 29 July 2005 / edited by Mary Ellen Bowden and Lisa Rosner

Author:
Bowden, Mary Ellen  Search this
Rosner, Lisa  Search this
Chemical Heritage Foundation  Search this
Subject:
Priestley, Joseph 1733-1804  Search this
Priestley, Joseph 1733-1804 Anniversaries, etc  Search this
Physical description:
72 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
2005
C2005
Topic:
Chemists  Search this
Chemistry  Search this
Call number:
QD22.P8 J67 2005
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_773167

Joseph Priestley in America, 1794-1804 : 14 September-12 November, 1994 / [compiled and edited by Peter M. Lukehart ; organized by Valerie A. Livingston, Peter M. Lukehart, and William N. Richardson]

Author:
Lukehart, Peter M. 1955-  Search this
Trout Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Priestley, Joseph 1733-1804  Search this
Physical description:
63 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Place:
Pennsylvania
Date:
1994
18th century
19th century
Topic:
Science--History--Exhibitions  Search this
Call number:
CT275.P942 J65 1994
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_503159

Joseph Priestley : an illustrated life of Joseph Briestley, 1733-1804 / [by] A. D. Orange

Author:
Orange, A. D  Search this
Subject:
Priestley, Joseph 1733-1804  Search this
Physical description:
48 p. : ill., ports. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1974
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_524288

The enlightenment of Joseph Priestley : a study of his life and work from 1733 to 1773 / Robert E. Schofield

Title:
Joseph Priestley
Author:
Schofield, Robert E  Search this
Subject:
Priestley, Joseph 1733-1804  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 305 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Date:
1997
C1997
Topic:
Unitarian churches--Clergy--Biography  Search this
Chemists  Search this
Call number:
CT275.P942 S36 1997
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_592709

Memoir of Priestley : read before the National Institute of France, June 27, 1805 / by M. Cuvier ; translated by C.A. Alexander

Author:
Cuvier, Georges baron 1769-1832  Search this
Alexander, C. A  Search this
Institut national de France  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Board of Regents Annual report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Subject:
Priestley, Joseph 1733-1804  Search this
Physical description:
p. [138]-152 ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1850
1859
185-?]
Call number:
Q143.P9 C99
Q143.P9C99
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_404065

A treatise on theatres / by George Saunders

Author:
Saunders, George 1762-1839  Search this
Former owner:
Priestley, Joseph 1733-1804 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[vii]-x, [4], 94 p., XIII leaves of plates (4 folded) : ill., plans ; 30 cm. (4to)
Type:
Books
Date:
1790
Topic:
Theaters--Early works to 1800  Search this
Call number:
NA6820.S3X 1790
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_414137

Traité chimique de l'air et du feu / par Charles-Guillaume Scheele ... ; avec une introduction de Torbern Bergmann ... ; ouvrage traduit de l'allemand, par le baron de Dietrich ..

Author:
Scheele, Carl Wilhelm 1742-1786  Search this
Bergman, Torbern 1735-1784  Search this
Dietrich, Philippe-Frédéric baron de 1748-1793  Search this
Priestley, Joseph 1733-1804  Search this
Kirwan, Richard 1733-1812  Search this
Leonhardi, Johann Gottfried 1746-1823  Search this
Donor:
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. in 1, [1] folded leaf of plates : ill. ; 18 cm. (12mo)
Type:
Early works to 1800
Date:
1781
1785
1781-1785
Topic:
Oxygen  Search this
Phlogiston  Search this
Call number:
QD27 .S384 F1781
QD27.S384 F1781
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_424461

A description of a set of charts of biography : comprising the names of persons of the greatest eminence of every class, and shewing by inspection the distance in time in which they preceded or followed each other : with a catalogue of all the names inserted in it, and the dates annexed to them ... / by Joseph Priestley ...

Author:
Priestley, Joseph 1733-1804  Search this
Former owner:
Devereux, Thomas P. DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[4], 62, 4 p., [1] folded leaf of plates : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1804
Topic:
Biography  Search this
Call number:
CT31 .P94 1804
CT31.P94 1804
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_442698

The history and present state of electricity : with original experiments / by Joseph Priestley ..

Author:
Priestley, Joseph 1733-1804  Search this
Physical description:
2 v., 8 leaves of folded plates : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Early works to 1850
Date:
1775
Topic:
Electricity  Search this
Electricity--Experiments  Search this
Call number:
QC517 .P94h 1775
QC517.P94h 1775
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_442701

Experiments and observations on different kinds of air / by Joseph Priestley ..

Author:
Priestley, Joseph 1733-1804  Search this
Physical description:
3 v., [6] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Early works to 1800
Date:
1774
1777
1774-1777
Topic:
Chemistry  Search this
Air  Search this
Call number:
QD28 .P94 1774
QD28.P94 1774
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_444128

Directions for impregnating water with fixed air : in order to communicate to it the peculiar spirit and virtues of Pyrmont water, and other mineral waters of a similar nature / by Joseph Priestley ..

Author:
Priestley, Joseph 1733-1804  Search this
Physical description:
[2], [iv], 22, [4] p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1772
[1772]
Topic:
Mineral waters, Artificial  Search this
Call number:
QD28 .P94 1774
QD28.P94 1774
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_444129

Philosophical empiricism, containing remarks on a charge of plagiarism respecting Dr. H----s : interspersed with various observations relating to different kinds of air / by Joseph Priestley ..

Author:
Priestley, Joseph 1733-1804  Search this
Subject:
Higgins, Bry (Bryan) 1737?-1820  Search this
Physical description:
[4], 86, [2] p. ; 21 cm
Type:
Early works to 1800
Date:
1775
Topic:
Chemistry  Search this
Air  Search this
Call number:
QD28 .P94 1774
QD28.P94 1774
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_444130

The Priestley Family Collection : the gift of Mrs. Temple Fay / [text, Charles C. Sellers]

Author:
Sellers, Charles Coleman 1903-  Search this
Fay, Temple Mrs  Search this
Dickinson College  Search this
Subject:
Priestley, Joseph 1733-1804 Catalogs  Search this
Priestley family Catalogs  Search this
Priestley family Genealogy  Search this
Peale, Rembrandt 1778-1860 Joseph Priestley  Search this
Physical description:
19 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1965
Call number:
CS71.P94 S46 1965
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_453471

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