## Classical electrodynamicsThis edition refines and improves the first edition. It treats the present experimental limits on the mass of photon and the status of linear superposition, and introduces many other innovations. |

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### Contents

Introduction and Survey | 1 |

Introduction to Electrostatics | 27 |

BoundaryValue Problems | 54 |

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