Reference numberNLB/3/34
Alternative reference numberNLB/3 p20
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Secretary, General Post Office
Date20 February 1889
DescriptionRix mentions that material, namely a work on Protozoa by Professor O Bütschli of Heidelberg, was posted from Germany to the Royal Society on 28 January and has not arrived. It was mistakenly addressed to the Royal Philosophical Society, dispatched by C F Winter'sche, Bookseller, Leipzig, and consisted of two bound octavo volumes and seven stitched parts.

The letter advising of the dispatch, also wrongly addressed, did reach them.
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