Early hot air balloon flight. This balloon Le Flesselles ascended over Lyon France on 1 January 1784. Engraving. Color.

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Early hot air balloon flight. This balloon Le Flesselles ascended over Lyon France on 1 January 1784. Engraving. Color.
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Early hot air balloon flight. This balloon Le Flesselles ascended over Lyon France on 1 January 1784 carrying seven passengers which included the French balloonists Joseph Montgolfier (1740 1810) and Jean Francois Pilatre de Rozier. Engraving by A. de L. "Les Merveilles de la Science", 1868. Color.