Reference numberMM/3/114
TitleLetter from AE Touchet, Rouen, to the Royal Society
Date28 September 1797
DescriptionBegging the Scociety's acceptance of 'un exemplain de la metrologie terreste...mon but dans la composition de cet ouvrage a ete de developer les beautes et les avantages du systeme metrique quie est offert par la frame a tous les peuples de la terre'
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