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Bailly, Jean Sylvain (1736-1793)
- c. 1775
- Part of:
- Collectanea: Science I. Eleven short works. Mostly Authors' holograph MSS
- Archives and manuscripts
About this work
7ll + 5 bl ll 7 ll. + 5 bl. ll. folio. 311/2 x 21 cm.. Probably an unfinished holograph draft for an article in a journal: the latest date found among the references is 1772.
The author was an eminent astronomer, politician, and littérateur: he perished on the guillotine.
Database description transcribed from S.A.J. Moorat, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts on Medicine and Science in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library (London: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 1962-1973).