Reference numberNLB/65/820
Alternative reference numberNLB/65 p453
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to M. Cl. Roux, Secretaire-general de l'Academie des Sciences; Palais des Arts, Place des Terraux, Lyon
Date9 January 1924
DescriptionReplies to M. Cl. Roux's letter, informing him that the Royal Society does have the manuscript 'December 17, 1778. Igneous Fluid. Count D'Aroy', which Roux can have a copy of if he applies through the official channels. Also informs Roux that there is no record of any letter from Jean-Paul Marat in the archives, and that if he wishes to know more about the Diploma from St Andrews University it is best to write directly to them.
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