Reference numberNLB/18/233
Alternative reference numberNLB/18 p126
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Philip B McPherson, Trujillo, Peru, S.A. [South America]
Date9 February 1899
DescriptionAcknowledges letter and states that it is an established rule of the [Royal] Society never to give an opinion, as a body, upon any subject. Therefore returns the drawing and demonstration contained in McPherson's letter under reference.
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