Reference numberNLB/3/844
Alternative reference numberNLB/3 p394
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Secretary of the Netherlands Legation
Date22 October 1889
Description'The Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society presents his compliments to the Secretary of the Netherlands Legation and begs leave to acknowledge receipt of 'Flora Batava' Nos 285 and 286, which were addressed to the Royal Society but sent in error to the offices of the Royal Horticultural Society as per enclosed letter'.
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