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Ideas of Joseph Priestley, by Text

[British, 1733 - 1804, Theologian and chemist.]

1790 Theological and other works
p.191 p.173 We get the idea of power by abstracting from ropes, magnets and electric shocks
p.237 p.172 Attraction or repulsion are not imparted to matter, but actually constitute it