Reference numberNLB/3/263
Alternative reference numberNLB/3 p153
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor James Dwight Dana, New Haven, Connecticut [USA]
Date25 April 1889
Description'Dear Sir,
You probably did not understand that the three volumes which you have promised to purchase will not be published for some time to come: the MS [manuscript] has only recently been sent to press. Under these circumstances it seems better that I should return you your cheque as it may be twelve months before we need ask for any payment.
I am, your obedient servant,
H Rix
Asst. Sec. R.S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
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