11-15-2009 11-15-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2483 Boston
November 15, 2009 10:00 AMCalender
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Ampere, Andre Marie (1775-1836)

$1,896$1,600
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2483 Location: Boston Date / Time: November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Ampere, Andre Marie (1775-1836), Autograph letter signed, August 16, 1810, three pages, in French, to Mon. Roux-bordier de Moleron, inviting him to join him on an interesting sight-seeing trip, text in part, "I am going to leave the highway in Tournon and will go to Lyon by Annonay, St.Etienne and St. Chamond...seeing the paper mills in Annonay where the hydrolic ram was discovered...," with more details about the trip, 4to, (some toning along creasing and a dime-sized hole in center middle fold, not affecting text, scattered typical minor defects).

Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Andre Marie, Lyon