Benjamin Franklin was asked when in Paris at the time of the montgolfier experiments.
At this point we will leave the work of the brothers montgolfier.
Nearly one hundred years ago two Frenchmen, the brothers montgolfier, invented the air balloons.
Roziers placed the crown that had been given to him upon montgolfier's head.
The first section contains books published prior to the invention of the montgolfier Balloon in 1783.
The brothers montgolfier were men of that vigorous stamp who act promptly on receiving their convictions.
The spectators were overjoyed, as on that first occasion when the montgolfier balloon rose into the skies.
At Annonay there is an obelisk in honour of the brothers montgolfier, inventors of the balloon, who were natives of the place.
montgolfier was only too glad of the opportunity—refused up to this time by the king—of going up himself.
A curious sequel attended the descent of the montgolfier (p. 025) craft which took place in a field fifteen miles from Paris.