Reference numberEL/B2/88
TitleBernard Forest de Belidor, dated at La Fere, to William Rutty
CreatorBlidor; Bernard Forest de (1697-1761); applied mathematician; engineer
Date13 January 1731
DescriptionA progress report regarding Belidor's work on military and civil architecture and hydraulics
Extent9 sides
Place originLa Fre, Hauts-de-France, France
Origin coordinates49.66286, 3.36631
Access statusOpen
Related materialFor translation see EL/B2/89
Copied into RBO/15/54
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7803Belidor; Bernard Forest de (1693 - 1761)1693 - 1761
NA518Rutty; William (1687 - 1730)1687 - 1730
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