Item 8 - Letter from Francis Beaufort

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Letter from Francis Beaufort


  • 2 Jan. 1836 (Creation)

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Admy - Commends WW for his defence of Isaac Newton [in the wake of Francis Baily's Life of Flamsteed]: 'a character which is one of the most brilliant spots in the national Glory'.

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