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Reference numberCB/1/2/17
Alternative reference numberBLA.B.169
LevelItem
TitleDraft of a letter from Charles Blagden to [British Ambassador at Paris]
Datend
DescriptionDiscusses offer to present him at Court. Will be residing with Count Berthollet at Arcueil and asks if he can defer the offer until October next year when he will be in Paris for the winter or until the Commissioners from the Board of Longitude will proceed with him to England for the experiments on the Pendulum.
Extent1 sheet
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
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