Reference numberNLB/1/413
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p298
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to J Jordan
Date28 February 1887
DescriptionRix thanks Jordan for his letter of 22 February [1887]. Rix asks if Jordan will explain whether he proposes to present the volume about which he writes or whether he seeks a purchaser. Also asks whether the copy has a frontispiece representing fame placing a wreath upon the head of Carolus Secundus as this would add to the value of the book.
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