Excerpt from An Account of the History and Present State of Galvanism Per' 95' ism, which was also published in the Philosophical Transactions of London. He proposed three dis tinct objects of inquiry, which, at the time when he wrote, embraced the points that were the most general subjects of discussion. He first inquires, whether the in uen pends upon any property i body, or peculiar to it: in the second place, he inquires into the conditions that are necessary for its excitement: and, lastly, he examines how far. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works."