Reference numberMC/10/213
TitleLetter from J J [John Jeremiah] Bigsby, to Dr [Thomas Henry] Huxley, [Secretary of the Royal Society]
DateJanuary 1875
DescriptionRequesting that the Society undertake the printing of his 'Devonico-Carboniferous Thesaurus'. Bigsby is willing to offer £200 on the condition he receive 50 copies of the work.

[For final work, see related material.]
Access statusOpen
Related materialRCN: 28340
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5703Bigsby; John Jeremiah (1792 - 1881)1792 - 1881
NA8243Huxley; Thomas Henry (1825 - 1895)1825 - 1895
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView


    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →


    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView