Reference numberNLB/21/224
Alternative reference numberNLB/21 p138
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Messrs Macmillan & Company
Date5 October 1900
DescriptionAcknowledges receipt of the British Association Report 1874, and the Dublin Royal Irish Academy Transactions volume 24, 1871. Notes the latter has been flattened out, apparently to photograph a plate, causing the calf backing to crack. Asks the Messrs to enquire into this and give instructions for the Society's books to be more carefully handled.
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