Reference numberMS/426/583
Alternative reference numberMS/426 p132
TitleCopy letter from W [William] Sharpey, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Rev. Dr Lloyd
Date9 February 1857
DescriptionInforms of Resolution of the Council to supply the Royal Irish Academy with 'Proceedings of the Royal Society' in exchange for their own. States that it was understood the Academy will need 100 copies, while the Society will require 700, as it has 708 Fellows in all. Explains the 'Proceedings' are printed eight to nine times a year at irregular intervals and will be sent as soon as the are printed. Suggests receiving the Irish Proceedings as smaller brochures if possible. States satisfaction of the Academy's proposal to use the same paper the Society and gives details.
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