Reference numberNLB/2/496
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p273
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Annan & Swan
Date20 July 1888
DescriptionEncloses a sample of the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society' plate as requested in yesterday's letter. Rix asks for the same tone and quality in the two plates they are executing, and asks that the headlines also match in style of writing to ensure uniformity throughout the volume. Plate numbers cannot be provided until the last moment as the papers are published separately and appear consecutively. The rest of the lettering is provided.
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