Reference numberNLB/12/139
Alternative reference numberNLB/12 p66
TitleCopy letter from an unknown correspondent, to Messrs Harrison & Sons, 59 Pall Mall, S.W.
Date16 December 1895
Description'Please obtain for us at once guard book precisely similar to one that you obtained for us July 12th. It measures about 14 x 10, and the paper is of the kind sent herewith, pattern being a leaf cut from the book in question. I mention this not because I like the paper, but because you can obtain them ready made and I want the order executed very promptly and should be glad to have the book tomorrow'.
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