Reference numberCB/1/1/220
Alternative reference numberBLA.B.129
TitleLetter from Claude Louis Berthollet to Charles Blagden
Date9 October 1807
DescriptionWrote two weeks ago but is now writing again as Mr Hall will convey his letter. Asks Blagden to thank Mr Thomson for sending his fifth volume. Discusses indication in Blagden's letter that he is in low spirits, recommends that he travel. Received a letter from Mr Chenevix that he will arrive on 25 October. Sends with Mr Hall volumes of "Memoires [de Physique et de Chimie] de la Societé d'Arcueil" for himself the Royal Society and Mr Thomson, will send the others another time. Mr Biot, who is about to depart for Spain, sends his compliments as does Mr Laplace, it was the meeting of their Society today. With note by M Hall that he is remaining in Paris and that M Bourdoin will deliver Berthollet's letter along with one from Mr Dellessert, he will send the books by some other opportunity.
LanguageFrench and English
Extent1 sheet
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8126Berthollet; Claude Louis (1748 - 1822); Count1748 - 1822
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