Lettre de David Gregory à Isaac Newton sur l'atelier monétaire d'Edimbourg

Thomas Cocano Author of the exercise
Easy level

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  • Edenborough.
  • 16
  • Sept.
  • 1707.
  • Sir
  • I
  • wrote
  • to
  • you
  • last
  • post,
  • &
  • gave
  • account
  • of
  • what
  • Straiters
  • us,
  • &
  • begged
  • your
  • advice
  • &
  • direction.
  • Although
  • I
  • gave
  • express
  • orders
  • for
  • pieces
  • of
  • the
  • first
  • &
  • last
  • of
  • both
  • pots
  • already
  • melted:
  • yet
  • they
  • have
  • so
  • misyled
  • the
  • barrs,
  • that
  • I
  • can
  • only
  • send
  • you
  • pieces
  • of
  • the
  • two
  • pots
  • distinct;
  • but
  • am
  • not
  • able
  • to
  • tells
  • you
  • whither
  • these
  • pieces
  • are
  • of
  • the
  • first
  • or
  • last
  • of
  • the
  • respective
  • pots.
  • I
  • referr
  • you
  • to
  • my
  • last
  • for
  • their
  • Essays
  • &
  • for
  • the
  • alloy
  • put
  • into
  • these
  • pots.
  • You
  • need
  • not
  • give
  • your
  • self
  • trouble
  • about
  • the
  • name
  • of
  • the
  • ship
  • in
  • which
  • our
  • things
  • are:
  • for
  • we
  • have
  • a
  • bill
  • of
  • loading
  • sent
  • us.
  • The
  • Officers
  • &
  • servants
  • of
  • the
  • mint
  • are
  • bussy
  • about
  • trying
  • the
  • Pix
  • of
  • the
  • moneys
  • coined
  • before
  • the
  • Union:
  • but
  • in
  • a
  • post
  • or
  • two,
  • I
  • hope
  • to
  • send
  • you
  • some
  • of
  • Coin,
  • &
  • further
  • nottices
  • about
  • our
  • meltings
  • &
  • Pot
  • Essays.
  • I
  • must
  • beg
  • of
  • you
  • to
  • acquaint
  • by
  • your
  • next,
  • in
  • what
  • forwardness
  • the
  • Puncheons
  • &
  • Dyes
  • are
  • &
  • when
  • we
  • may
  • expect
  • them.
  • I
  • am
  • Sir
  • Your
  • most
  • humble
  • and
  • must
  • Oblidged
  • Servant
  • D
  • Gregory
  • Pray
  • let
  • me
  • have
  • your
  • Essays
  • masters
  • Opinion
  • of
  • these
  • process
  • of
  • Silver

Informations

Language / Script: 
latin
Lieu de dépôt: 
The National Archives, Kew.
Shelf Mark: 
MINT 19/5, fo. 51
Date: 
1707 September 16th
Date (approximation): 
XVIIIe siècle

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