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Reference numberEL/B2/84
LevelItem
TitleBernard Forest de Belidor, dated at La Fere, to James Jurin
CreatorBlidor; Bernard Forest de (1697-1761); applied mathematician; engineer
Date27 August 1726
DescriptionAutograph letter referring to a theory about gunpowder and a letter written in 1722; concerning a theory about spherical triangles; concerning Belidor's work on navigation, architecture and fortifications, which is now in three volumes
LanguageFrench
Extent4 sides
FormatManuscript
Place originLa Fre, Hauts-de-France, France
Origin coordinates49.66286, 3.36631
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in LBO/18/329 and LBC/18/345
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/cc76841e-f4df-4a11-af2a-6f7fcc13f620
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA5031Jurin; James (1684 - 1750); physician1684 - 1750
NA7803Belidor; Bernard Forest de (1693 - 1761)1693 - 1761
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