Reference numberCB/1/1/215
Alternative reference numberBLA.B.125
TitleLetter from Claude Louis Berthollet, Paris to Charles Blagden
Date6 September 1784
DescriptionGives news of fad for aerostatic globes and animal magnetism that has caused useful research to languish. Describes two new papers by Mr Lavoisier on the composition of water. Sends two papers by Mr Coulomb and l'abbé Rochon and expresses his pleasure at reading Kirwan's work. Expresses his pleasure along with Delaplace and Lavoisier at Blagden's being elected Secretary of the Royal Society.
Extent1 sheet
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8126Berthollet; Claude Louis (1748 - 1822); Count1748 - 1822
NA8248Lavoisier; Antoine Laurent (? 1743 - 1794)? 1743 - 1794
NA5306Kirwan; Richard (1733 - 1812)1733 - 1812
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