Reference numberNLB/2/754
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p369
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Emmett, 49 Linver Road, Hurlington
Date30 October 1888
DescriptionWith reference to the five autograph letters of John Dalton's, which Emmett offered to the Royal Society, Rix may now make an offer of one pound for the letter to Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac, or two pounds for all five letters. Rix asks for a response to the offer, or to be informed if he has decided not to sell them.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8194Dalton; John (1766 - 1844)1766 - 1844
NA7195Gay-Lussac; Joseph Louis (1778 - 1850)1778 - 1850
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