Reference numberNLB/10/282
Alternative reference numberNLB/10 p135
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Mr T O Hunt, 57 Amherst Street, Calcutta
Date5 November 1894
DescriptionRix is instructed to acknowledge receipt of an undated letter from Hunt covering a manuscript on 'A new theory of how the sun replenishes heat and splendour'. The rules of the Society require that any paper to be brought before the body must be communicated through a Fellow and Rix therefore returns the manuscript herewith.
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