Reference numberNLB/2/1030
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p498
TitleCopy letter from an unknown correspondent, to Messrs Trübner & Company, 57 Ludgate Hill
Date4 February 1889
Description'I have just received the enclosed, which refers to a reply I sent to Mr E Thomson informing that he could get the Krakatoa Report from you at 30s/-[thirty shillings]. I do not know why he makes an abatement on this sum; he does not seem to be a bookseller; & he has no connection at all with this Society. Please do all that is necessary'.
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