Reference numberNLB/2/712
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p352
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Secretary of the Royal Asiatic Society
Date17 October 1888
DescriptionThe enclosed letter [not included] which appeared to be addressed to the Royal Society arrived on 22 July and was placed with other documents in readiness for the Council meeting after the vacation. However, after looking at the documents again, Rix has discovered that the letter was intended for the Royal Asiatic Society. Rix apologises for the delay in forwarding the letter.
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