Reference numberNLB/10/131
Alternative reference numberNLB/10 p66
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to H A Naber, 3 St Martin's Street, Leicester Square, W.C.
Date5 October 1894
DescriptionThe Royal Society does not exhibit instruments at its weekly meetings, Naber may be thinking of the Royal Institution. The only way to bring any matter before the Royal Society it to write a paper and have it endorsed by one of the Fellows as suitable for reading. In the present instance Rix fears the paper ineligible, the subject having already been published.
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