Reference numberNLB/13/339
Alternative reference numberNLB/13 p196
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Joseph Lister, President, Royal Society, Foley Arms Hotel, Malvern
Date29 July 1896
DescriptionIn accordance with usual practice Harrison is sending out notice to all Fellows with books out from the library to return them by the end of the month. Certain books, a list of which he encloses [not attached], have been with Lister since the beginning of the year and if he has finished with them, he would be glad if they could be returned. If they are still wanted for reference a note from Lister will be sufficient. Asks Lister to sign the enclosed agreement [not attached] accepted by Council the other day.
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