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Edison Experiments You Can Do by Marjorie Van de Water

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Based On the Original Notebooks of Thomas Alva Edison

Text by Marjorie Van de Water
published by Harper and Brothers 1960
Hard cover with Mylar covered dust jacket

5.5 by 8.5 inches in size with 129 pages

The experiments in this book are derived from experiments that Thomas Edison performed himself. As the young scientist works out the experiments he will become familiar with some of the basic scientific principles underlying such great inventions and discoveries as the incandescent lamp, the carbon button, the fuse, and wireless. He can build a phonograph that resembles Edison’s first phonograph or they can make a simplified version of the electric pen, which was the forerunner of the modern mimeograph machine. There are chapters on insulation, the quadruplex, the telespecan, and the Edison Effect. There is also a brief biography.

CONDITION Used discard library book with markings and attachments. It is in fair condition with a few page margin tears, wear to the cover edges and Mylar dust jacket cover. The spine seems tight and otherwise good.

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