Reference numberNLB/1/124
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p107
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to George Ellis
Date27 May 1886
Description'In answer to your note of May 6, I am directed by the Treasurer of the Royal Society to say that we are willing to purchase the two juvenile autographs of Sir Joseph Banks at the price you name (21s/-) and I beg leave ti inclose postal order and stamps to that amount'.
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