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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms ch-00149
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  220 x 173mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2a
Language:  French
Place:  Lausanne
Date:  1757-02-08
Short summary:  Comments on the fact that Switzerland has come into fashion; concerns about the addressee's weak health; comments on the addressee's dispute with Voltaire - the author has just talked to Voltaire
Person:  Gentils, Philippe-François de baron de Langalerie, 1710-, Officer, author ?
Person:  Maupertuis, Pierre-Louis Moreau de, 1698 (Saint-Malo)-1759 (Basel), Astronomer, Physicist, Philosopher, addressee
Person:  Tronchin, Théodore, 1709-1781, Physician, Professor, person referred to
Person:  Voltaire, 1694 (Paris)-1778 (Paris), Philosopher, Man of letters, person referred to
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