Autograph letter signed : Orleans, to Nicolas Toinard, 1678 July 26.

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Locke, John, 1632-1704. Autograph letter signed : Orleans, to Nicolas Toinard, 1678 July 26.

Autograph letter signed : Orleans, to Nicolas Toinard, 1678 July 26.

Thanking him for his letter and apologizing for not replying sooner; mentioning their common friend Mr. Brisbane; discussing the use of a microscope to look at tin powder; mentioning the hygrometer; congratulating him on his recent victory in the courts; noting that he is enjoying a book by Abbé Gendron both for its subject matter and Gendron's "spelling of words"; asking for an address in Paris where he can send a book [Sir William Petty's work on duplicate proportion] while Toinard is away.

1 item (3 p., with address) ; 23cm.

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Thoynard, Nicolas, 1628-1706

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Brunet, Jacques-Charles, 1780-1867

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Gendron, François, 1618-1688

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Locke, John, 1632-1704

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Bills for general naturalization of groups of immigrants were proposed several times during the later Stuart period. Locke's paper most likely relates to a bill introduced in December 1693. From the description of For a generall naturalization : manuscript, 1693. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612887619 Philosopher. From the description of Letter of John Locke, 1698. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71014952 English philosopher. From...

Petty, William, Sir, 1623-1687

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Political economist, friend of Pepys. From the description of Autograph letter unsigned : to his son, 1687 Dec. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270627327 ...