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Jean-Baptiste-Armand-Louis-Léonce (Léonce) Elie de Beaumont

1798–1874

French mining engineer and geologist. Participated in the drawing-up of a geological map of France, 1825–41. Professor of geology, Ecole des mines, 1827; professor, Collège de France, 1832. Foreign member, Royal Society of London, 1835.

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DBF

DSB

Record of the Royal Society of London.

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