Reference numberNLB/3/295
Alternative reference numberNLB/3 p162
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Marquis Antoine de Gregorio, Palermo
Date1 May 1889
Description'M le Marquis,
In answer to your letter of April 27th, I have the honour to inform you that no such prizes as you mention have ever been offered by the Royal Society.
I have the honour to be, Your most obedient servant
Herbert Rix
Asst. Sec. R.S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
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