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Plate from the 'History and Present State of Electricity', 1767.

Plate from the 'History and Present State of Electricity', 1767.
3 2 c m
40cm
actual image size: 32cm x 24cm

Description

Joseph Priestley (1733-1804) was an English-American theologian and chemist who discovered various gases including 'dephlogisticated air' - oxygen. He trained as a Church minister but political presures made him move to America.

Image Details

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10308022

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