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Commentary on the effects of electricity on muscular motion / tr. into English by Margaret Glover Foley, with notes and a critical introduction by I. Bernard Cohen. Together with a facsimile of Galvini's De viribus electricitatis in motu musculari commentarius, 1791, and a bibliography of the editions and translations of Galvani's book prepared by John Farquhar Fulton and Madeline E. Stanton.

  • Galvani, Luigi, 1737-1798.
1953 [i. e. 1954]
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Norwalk, Conn : Burndy Library, 1953 [i. e. 1954]

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176 pages : illustrations, portraits.


The facsim. which consists of pages 99-156, is also paged [1]-58
"The Latin text reproduced is the Bologna edition of 1791 ... The particular copy reproduced [is] at present in the Burndy Library"
Translation of De viribus electricitatis in motu musculari commentarius.

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