Reference numberMS/426/716
Alternative reference numberMS/426 p166
TitleCopy letter from [William Sharpey, Secretary of] the Royal Society; to his Exc [Excellancy, Count Corte, Charge D'affairs of H M State of Italy
Date7 June 1861
DescriptionWilliam Sharpey has the honour to inform that the President desires to comply with the request of the Italian government for the loan of a manuscript. However as the signatures of 30 Council members are needed to loan manuscripts, will need to wait until the next Council meeting. Apologises for the delay caused.
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