Biography of Luis de Albert de Ailly (1741-1793)

Chemist and French archaeologist, Duke of Chaulnes, son of Ailly Albert Fernando, who was born in 1741 and died in 1793. He/She discovered the means of extracting and purifying salts from urine, the art of making crystallize alkalis, and a means of helping the suffocation. His works are notable: report on the Egyptian monument which is just four miles from Cairo, method to saturate the water of fixed air.