The Second Flight of Jacques Alexandre César Charles April 13 2011

1302700542077New in our gallery and store: This reproduction of a hand-colored etching depicts Jacques Alexandre César Charles departing Nesle, France on December 1, 1783. Charles had landed in Nesle after completing, from Paris, the first hydrogen balloon flight. (View Globe Aërostatique full size)

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