Reference numberNLB/2/817
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p403
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Bentley & Son, 8 New Burlington Street
Date18 November 1888
DescriptionRix has discovered that they are issuing a book entitled 'A Sportsman's Eden' puported to be written by Mr Clive Phillips-Woolley, F.R.S [Fellow of the Royal Society]. Woolley is not a Fellow of the Society, so it will be necessary to print a new title page and ensure than no further uncorrected copies are issued. Rix requests word that the matter has received prompt attention.
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