Reference numberNLB/10/391
Alternative reference numberNLB/10 p187
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Dr Pomfret, Hollingworth, Cheshire
Date16 November 1894
DescriptionThe Society is putting in hand the figures for Pomfret's paper which, as he has already been advised, is passed for the 'Philosophcail Transactions [of the Royal Society]'. Discusses proposals to reduce the size of various figures and asks for Pomfret's opinion on this. All are intended to be engraved white on black.
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