Reference numberNLB/2/492
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p271
TitleCopy letter from an unknown correspondent, to Messrs J P Collings & Company
Date18 July 1888
Description'Herewith folios 4, 5, 7, 22 of Capt Abney [Captain William de Wiveleslie Abney] & Gn Festing's [General Edward Robert Festing] paper (No83) for Phil. Trans. ['Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society']. Please make blocks and return the leaves without fail, as they are not yet in type. If the block on p22 will be expensive you had better send an estimate before starting upon them'.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6454Abney; Sir; William de Wiveleslie (1843 - 1920)1843 - 1920
NA6775Festing; Edward Robert (1839 - 1912)1839 - 1912
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