Reference numberCB/1/1/83
Alternative reference numberBLA.B.10
TitleLetter from Sir Joseph Banks, Revesby Abbey to Charles Blagden, Physician to the Army at Plymouth
Date28 September 1782
DescriptionHas no news as he is in the country - Broussonet has arrived at Paris and has written a very good satirical account of the Paris literary scene - discusses experiments with oil and lamp black - discusses Yeat's death - discusses publication by De Lalande on Herschel's star and royal pensions.
Extent1 sheet
Access statusOpen
Related materialItem 44, The Banks Letters, A Calendar of the manuscript correspondence of Sir Joseph Banks preserved in the British Museum... London, 1958.
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8116Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); Naturalist1744 - 1820
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