Lot n° 454
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(INDRE) Charles Hélion de BARBANÇOIS-VILLEGONGIS,... - Lot 454 - Vermot et Associés
(INDRE) Charles Hélion de BARBANÇOIS-VILLEGONGIS, Marquis de BARBANÇOIS, distinguished agronomist, born in the castle of VILLEGONGIS (Indre) in 1760 - died in 1822. He introduced in France the Spanish Merino sheep. Writer; His son was Deputy of Indre. 3 Autograph letters signed: Letter A.S. the Marquis de BARBANÇOIS Correspondent of the Royal Council of Agriculture, from the Castle of VILLEGONGIS by Châteauroux (Indre) the 12 Nov. 1821 - to the President of the Academy of Sciences - 1p small in-4° - "...I have the honor to pay tribute to the Academy of 20 copies of a Letter, which I wrote to Mr. President of the Royal Society of Agriculture of Paris, on the way of preserving grains in any quantity whatsoever to which is attached an explanatory plate..." + 2 Letters A.S. of VILLEGONGIS 1819, addressed to THUROT Professor of Greek Literature at the Collège de France.
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