Reference numberNLB/3/784
Alternative reference numberNLB/3 p372
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Cambridge Scientific Instrument Company
Date9 October 1889
Description'I send by this post a plate belonging to Mr Bateson's paper, with head-line and plate number. The corrected proof I believe you have already received from the author; and I think you understand that he wishes to have the figures printed on a while, not a tinted ground. We require 1025 copies of the plate'.
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