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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms fr-05405
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  242 x 193mm
Extent:  4 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-3a
Language:  French
Place:  Rouen
Date:  1758-03-02
Short summary:  Complaints about the way the author has been treated by the "Académie des sciences" - an experiment with or an observation on a pendulum made by the author was never printed, but now, several years later, has a similar observation been published in the name of a certain Bouguer; lengthy discussion on account of this
Person:  Le Cat, Claude-Nicolas, 1700-1768, Physician, Surgeon, author
Person:  Bouguer, Pierre, 1698-1758, Astronomer, Explorer, Hydrographer, person referred to
Person:  Nollet, Jean-Antoine, 1700-1770, Physicist, person referred to
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Académie des sciences (Society)
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