Reference numberNLB/3/118
Alternative reference numberNLB/3 p74
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to His Excellency the Brazilian Minister
Date19 March 1889
DescriptionWith reference to his letter of 14 March, Rix is now able to hand to his care the parcels of books which he has agreed to forward to the Emperor of Brazil. The size of the present dispatch is exceptional, with future consignments likely to consist of two to three quarto volumes in an annual parcel at the beginning of the year.
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