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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms ch-00101
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  226 x 172mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  French
Place:  Paris
Date:  1740-09-05
Short summary:  Information that the author has some natural curiosities to offer the addressee; information on the author's address in Paris; comments on the character of Buffon; news from Paris, including the arrival of the new ambassador of Venice
Person:  Chéseaux, Jean Philippe Loys de, 1718 (Lausanne)-1751, Astronomer, Physicist, author
Person:  Buffon, Georges-Louis Leclerc, comte de, 1707 (Montbard)-1788 (Paris), Naturalist, person referred to
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