Reference numberNLB/2/687
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p344
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Secretary, The Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Buda-Pest
Date11 October 1888
DescriptionNotes that the Royal Society received a large parcel of books for which they had to pay 23 shillings and six pence postage. Rix asks that future such parcels are sent via F Gfeiffer, Buchhandlung, Buda-Pest and provides the correct address, stating that they request him to forward the parcels to Messrs Srübner's agent at Leipzig.
Access statusOpen
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView


    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →


    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView