Reference numberNLB/1/439
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p318
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor John Gray McKendrick, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date30 March 1887
DescriptionRix is sorry to find a mistake has been made concerning McKendrick's '[Philosophical] Transactions [of the Royal Society]'. The clerk thinks only one part has been sent in duplicate. Professor R Grant has not yet had his 'Transactions' for that 1885 and Rix asks if McKendrick might save the Royal Society the expense of paying carriage by taking the part or parts which have been sent in error.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA2966McKendrick; John Gray (1841 - 1926)1841 - 1926
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