Reference numberMS/425/26
TitleCopy letter, John William Lubbock, Treasurer of the Royal Society, to [Josiah Forshall] the Secretary of the British Museum
Date27 August 1831
DescriptionUpon looking at the [British Museum] duplicate volumes, indicated to be of the value of £450 according to the account enclosed with the 14 June letter, Lubbock states that they are defective, of little value, and many duplicates [of Royal Society holdings]. He asks how the values were arrived at and whether Council has the power to reject undesirable volumes.
Extent2p. [pp.14-15]
Physical descriptionOn paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7498Forshall; Josiah (1795 - 1863)1795 - 1863
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