Lot 179: English chemist, meteorologist, and physicist (1766–1844) best known for his pioneering work in the development of modern atomic theory. ALS, one page, 7.5 x 9.5, April 12, 1825. Letter to a friend. In part: "I may observe that I have a few copies of my Meteorological Essays (published in 1793) yet by me, one of which I can let you have…since that time I have published sundry additional Essays on the same subject, but mostly in the Manchester's Memoirs." Intersecting folds with slight separations at edges, and mounting remnants to left border, otherwise fine condition.
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