Reference numberMS/426/16
Alternative reference numberMS/426 p10
TitleCopy letter from [John William] Lubbock, Treasurer of the Royal Society; to L. W. Shuckart Esq., 31 Robert Street, King's Road Chelsea
Date10 June 1841
DescriptionRegarding the rebinding of books. Informs of the decision of the Library Committee to allocate £50 for the binding if the books, and £150 to L. W. Shuckart to carry out the work of moving the books, with the help of a proper assistant. This does not include the expenses of a carpenter used to alter the shelves. Includes a note to ask which selves will be altered, as they are extensive, quotes a costing of £10.
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