Electric, a Treatise on Electric Phenomena : The Laws Governing the Same, Lightning Rods, and Their Necessary Application to Buildings for Safety

By: Mott, John M.

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122 pages; 16mo (6.75") 17 cm; Small hardcover, dark brown cloth, rounded corners, 122 + 4 pages, table of conductors and insulators, table of conducting power of different metals, table of kinds of electricity made by friction, 19 b/w figures and diagrams. ; Originally published 1871. This is 2nd edition, revised and enlarged, 1892. Dedicated to the Lightning Rod Salesman, this book explains basic facts about electricity, lightning, fireballs, etc, and best ways to position and install lightning rods. ; Endpapers and margins of front few leaves slightly discolored. No other interior marks. Rear board rubbed and spotted. Binding tight. Quite scarce.

Title: Electric, a Treatise on Electric Phenomena : The Laws Governing the Same, Lightning Rods, and Their Necessary Application to Buildings for Safety

Author Name: Mott, John M.

Categories: Science,

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Publisher: Ingram, Hevener & Company: 1892

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 20563

Keywords: Lightning ; Lightning Rods ; Science ; Electricity ; Electrical Engineering ; Fire Prevention ; Safety ;,