Reference numberCB/1/4/77
Alternative reference numberBLA.G.38
TitleLetter from Elizabeth Grey, Falloden to Charles Blagden, Kings Road, Bedford Row, London
Date15 July 1784
DescriptionThanks Blagden for sending the packet of papers. Discusses Mr Cavendish's experiments on the conversion of water into pure air. Discusses Herschel who deserves every reward for his devotion to science. Hopes Blagden's reading of a paper to the Royal Society on the interior construction of the heavens went well.
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