Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London v.90 (1800)
Royal Society of London, 1666
Part of: Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London
60. Electro-Chemical Generation
This paper, in French, was sent by Volta to Sir Joseph Banks in London for communication to the Royal Society. Volta describes the pile of alternating dissimilar metals (silver and zinc) which, when moist, generated the flow of constant-current electricity.