Reference numberNLB/2/179
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p125-126
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Librarian, Royal Society, Edinburgh
Date13 February 1888
DescriptionFurther to Rix's letter of 28 September 1887, on behalf of the President and Council of the Royal Academy he sends for presentation to the Cambridge University Library the books detailed on the accompanying list [not included] which is to be annotated and returned upon receipt. The books will be packed today by the 'Universal' Parcel Company.
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