Reference numberNLB/2/265
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p164
TitleCopy letter from an unknown correspondent, to Messrs West, Newman & Company
Date19 March 1888
Description'Sir Richard Owen desires to have 100 copies of the paper on Meiolania ['On parts of the skeleton Meiolania Platyceps' in Volume 179 of 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society']. You will therefore print 1025 copies of each plate. You wil bear in mind that Plates 31 & 32 are sent you for revise only - the rest for press'.
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