Samuel Wall

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Samuel WALL

Biographical Note

Physician and medical experimenter in London, who is noted as having given chemical and "electrical" demonstrations in the early 18th century. Some of his letters and papers survive in the Sloane Manuscripts in the British Library.


Wall's library was auctioned in London, 7.9.1710; no catalogue survives, but the sale was advertised in the Daily Courant. There was a separate sale of his pictures.