Reference numberCB/1/4/47
Alternative reference numberBLA.G.17.a
TitleDraft of a letter from Charles Blagden to Madame Gautier, Paris
Date20 August 1817
DescriptionThanks her for writing from Le Havre. Describes weather and a tour [someone] has made of Wales. Discusses Lady Morgan, Miss Edgeworth and forthcoming publication of travels in the Congo and other travel journals. Relates description from Lord Amherst who has visited St Helena [where Napoleon Buonaparte is imprisoned].
With draft letter to Berthollet.
Extent1 sheet
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8126Berthollet; Claude Louis (1748 - 1822); Count1748 - 1822
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