Reference numberAP/5/21/3
TitleUnpublished manuscript, 'Mémoire sur le saltpètre concernant les principes généraux pour la formation des nitrières artificielles' ['Essay on saltpetre concerning the general principals of the formation of artificial nitraries'] by Le Comte de Saluces [Giuseppe Angelo Saluzzo]
DescriptionPaper by Saluzzo regarding a method of artificial nitrification, achieved by converting vitriolic [sulphuric] acid into nitrous acid, and subsequently into hydrochloric acid. Footnotes appear in the margins throughout, and some minor ink corrections appear within the manuscript.

Subject: Chemistry
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
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NA8072Magellan; John Hyacinth de (1722 - 1790)1722 - 1790
NA7079Saluzzo; Guiseppe Angelo (1734 - 1810); Conte di Menusiglio1734 - 1810
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