Reference numberNLB/2/779
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p383
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, Sir William Bowman, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date6 November 1888
DescriptionReports that they have given up hope of locating the missing copper plate. Having inspected the parcel which should have contained two plates, Rix noticed that it had previously been marked to the effect that it contained only one, indicating that the plate has been absent for some time.
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