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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms fr-05000
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  219 x 168mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
Attachment:  seal
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  French
Place:  Paris
Date:  1772-01-13
Short summary:  Reflexions on one of the addressee's projects, comments on the dedicatory letter, on the plans for selling it by subscription; comments on the progress in Genève of the "method of Hutton"
Person:  La Condamine, Charles-Marie de, 1701-1774, Mathematician, Explorer, author
Person:  Luc, Jean-André de, 1727-1817, Physicist, Geologist, Professor, addressee
Person:  Hutton, Charles, 1737 (Newcastle-on-Tyne)-1823 (London), Mathematician, person referred to
Person:  Lalande, Jérôme de, 1732 (Bourg-en-Bresse)-1807 (Paris), Astronomer, person referred to
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