In answer to your circular note of June 12 notifying the non-receipt of Philosophical Transactions ['Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'] 1881. Part II, 1882. Part I I have to inform you that these publications were sent in one parcel which was delivered by hand to the care of Russian Consul on September 8, 1882.
I am, Sir, your obedient servant,
Assy Secy RS [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.