Reference numberNLB/3/369
Alternative reference numberNLB/3 p196
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to J E Gore, Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society, Beltra, Ballisodare, County Sligo, Ireland
Date23 May 1889
DescriptionThe President and Council of the Royal Society, at their last meeting, agreed to Gore's request to be allowed to reproduce Mr Wesley's drawing of the total Solar Eclipse of 1882, published in 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society', volume 145 for publication in an astronomical work.
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