Heralds of Electricity and Magnetism

Illustration from On the electricity excited by the mere contact of conducting substances of different kinds

Heralds of Science - seminal works in Electricity and Magnetism

Cover of A dynamical theory of the electromagnetic field

A dynamical theory of the electromagnetic field

Maxwell, James Clerk; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1865]

68. Electro-Magnetism and Light

Cover of Aloysii Galvani De viribus electricitatis in motu musculari commentarius

Aloysii Galvani De viribus electricitatis in motu musculari commentarius

Galvani, Luigi
Ex Typographia Instituti Scientiarium
1791

59. Animal Electricity

Cover of Collection of United States patents granted to Thomas A. Edison, 1869-1884

Collection of United States patents granted to Thomas A. Edison, 1869-1884 v. 1

Edison, Thomas A.; United States. Patent Office
U.S. Patent Office
1869-1884

70. Menlo Park

Cover of Collection of United States patents granted to Thomas A. Edison, 1869-1884

Collection of United States patents granted to Thomas A. Edison, 1869-1884 v.2

Edison, Thomas A.; United States. Patent Office
U.S. Patent Office
1869-1884

70. Menlo Park

Cover of Die galvanische Kette

Die galvanische Kette

Ohm, Georg Simon
Bei T.H. Riemann
1827

63. Ohm's Law

Cover of Experimenta circa effectum conflictus electrici in acum magneticam

Experimenta circa effectum conflictus electrici in acum magneticam

Ørsted, Hans Christian
Typis Schultzianis
[1820]

61. Magnetism from Electricity

Cover of Experiments and observations on electricity

Experiments and observations on electricity

Franklin, Benjamin; Collinson, Peter
Printed and sold by E. Cave, at St. John's Gate
1751

57. Lightning is Electrical

Cover of Experiments, notes, &c., about the mechanical origine or production of divers particular qualities- among which is inserted a discourse of the imperfe

Experiments, notes, &c., about the mechanical origine or production of divers particular qualities

Boyle, Robert
Printed by E. Flesher, for R. Davis, bookseller in Oxford
1675 [i.e. 1675-1676]

56. Electricity in Vacuum

Cover of Guilielmi Gilberti Colcestrensis, medici londinensis, De magnete

Guilielmi Gilberti Colcestrensis, medici londinensis, De magnete

Gilbert, William; Wright, Edward
Excudebat Petrus Short
anno MDC [1600]

54. Magnetism and Electricity

Cover of Identity of electricities derived from different sources ; Relation by measurement of common and voltaic electricity

Identity of electricities derived from different sources ; Relation by measurement of common and voltaic electricity

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1833]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Cover of Improvements in apparatus employed in wireless telegraphy

Improvements in apparatus employed in wireless telegraphy

Marconi, Guglielmo, marchese; Marconi's Wireless Telegraph Company.; Great Britain. Patent Office; Malby & Sons,
Printed for Her Majesty's Stationery Office, by Malcomson & Co., Ltd
1899

72. Wireless

Cover of Mémoires sur l'électricité et la magnétisme

Mémoires sur l'électricité et la magnétisme

Coulomb, C. A.; Académie royale des sciences (France)
Chez Bachelier, libraire
[1789?]

58. Law of Attraction

Cover of Nature of the electric force or forces ; Relation of the electric and magnetic forces ; Note on electrical excitation

Nature of the electric force or forces ; Relation of the electric and magnetic forces ; Note on electrical excitation

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1838]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Cover of Notice of the character and direction of the electric force of the Gymnotus

Notice of the character and direction of the electric force of the Gymnotus c. 1

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1839]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Cover of On a new law of electric conduction ; On conducting power generally

On a new law of electric conduction ; On conducting power generally

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1833]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Cover of On an improved form of the voltaic battery ; Some practical results respecting the construction and use of the voltaic battery

On an improved form of the voltaic battery ; Some practical results respecting the construction and use of the voltaic battery

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1835]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Cover of On electro-chemical decomposition

On electro-chemical decomposition

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1833]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Cover of On electro-chemical decomposition, continued

On electro-chemical decomposition, continued

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1834]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Cover of On induction

On induction

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1838]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Cover of On induction, continued

On induction, continued

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1838]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Cover of On induction, continued ; Nature of the electrical current

On induction, continued ; Nature of the electrical current

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1838]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Cover of On new magnetic actions and on the magnetic condition of all matter

On new magnetic actions and on the magnetic condition of all matter c. 1

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1846]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Cover of On new magnetic actions, and on the magnetic condition of all matter, continued

On new magnetic actions, and on the magnetic condition of all matter, continued c. 1

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1846]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Cover of On the crystalline polarity of bismuth and other bodies

On the crystalline polarity of bismuth and other bodies c. 1

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1849]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Cover of On the electricity evolved by the friction of water and steam against other bodies

On the electricity evolved by the friction of water and steam against other bodies c. 1

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1843]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Illustration from On the electricity excited by the mere contact of conducting substances of different kinds

On the electricity excited by the mere contact of conducting substances of different kinds v.90:pt.2 (1800)

Volta, Alessandro; Banks, Joseph; Royal Society (Great Britain)

60. Electro-Chemical Generation

Cover of On the electricity of the voltaic pile

On the electricity of the voltaic pile

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1834]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Cover of On the induction of electric currents ; On the evolution of electricity from magnetism ; On a new electrical condition of matter ; On Arago's Magnetic phenomena

On the induction of electric currents ; On the evolution of electricity from magnetism ; On a new electrical condition of matter ; On Arago's Magnetic phenomena

Faraday, Michael; Arago, F.; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1832]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Cover of On the influence by induction of an electric current on itself

On the influence by induction of an electric current on itself

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1835]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Cover of On the influence of a spiral conductor in increasing the intensity of electricity from a galvanic arrangement of a single pair, &c.

On the influence of a spiral conductor in increasing the intensity of electricity from a galvanic arrangement of a single pair, &c

Henry, Joseph; Taylor, Richard; American Philosophical Society
s.n.]
1837

65. Self-Induction

Cover of On the magnetization of light and the illumination of magnetic lines of force

On the magnetization of light and the illumination of magnetic lines of force c. 1

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1846]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Cover of On the position of a crystal of sulphate of iron in the magnetic field

On the position of a crystal of sulphate of iron in the magnetic field c. 1

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1849]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Cover of On the power of metals and other solids to induce the combination of gaseous bodies

On the power of metals and other solids to induce the combination of gaseous bodies

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1834]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Cover of On the source of power in the voltaic pile

On the source of power in the voltaic pile c. 1

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1840]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Cover of On the source of power in the voltaic pile, continued

On the source of power in the voltaic pile, continued c. 1

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1840]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction

Cover of Ottonis de Guericke Experimenta nova (ut vocantur) Magdeburgica de vacuo spatio

Ottonis de Guericke Experimenta nova (ut vocantur) Magdeburgica de vacuo spatio

Guericke, Otto von
Apud Joannem Janssonium à Waesberge
anno 1672

55. First Rotary Generator

Cover of Petri Peregrini Maricurtensis De magnete, seu, Rota perpetui motus, libellus ...

Petri Peregrini Maricurtensis De magnete, seu, Rota perpetui motus, libellus

Pierre, de Maricourt; Gasser, Achilles Pirmin
[s.n.]
anno salutis 1558

52. Magnetic Motion

Cover of Resultate aus den Beobachtungen des Magnetischen Vereins im Jahre

Resultate aus den Beobachtungen des Magnetischen Vereins im Jahre Bd. 1 (1836), c. 3

Gauss, Carl Friedrich; Weber, Wilhelm Eduard; Magnetischer Verein (Göttingen, Germany)
Im Verlage der Dieterichschen Buchhandlung
1837-1843

66. Terrestrial Magnetism

Cover of Resultate aus den Beobachtungen des Magnetischen Vereins im Jahre

Resultate aus den Beobachtungen des Magnetischen Vereins im Jahre Bd. 2 (1837), c. 3

Gauss, Carl Friedrich; Weber, Wilhelm Eduard; Magnetischer Verein (Göttingen, Germany)
Im Verlage der Dieterichschen Buchhandlung
1837-1843

66. Terrestrial Magnetism

Cover of Telegraphs for the United States

Telegraphs for the United States

United States. Department of the Treasury; Woodbury, Levi; Silliman, Benjamin; Cutbush, Edward; Barron, James; Morse, Samuel Finley Breese; United States. Congress House.
Thomas Allen, print
1837

67. Electric Telegraph

Cover of Terrestrial magneto-electric induction ; Force and direction of magneto-electric induction generally

Terrestrial magneto-electric induction ; Force and direction of magneto-electric induction generally

Faraday, Michael; Royal Society (Great Britain)
The Royal Society
1832]

64. Electro-Magnetic Induction