Reference numberNLB/3/929
Alternative reference numberNLB/3 p432
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Madras Literary Society, Old College, Nungumbankum, Madras [Chennai]
Date15 November 1889
DescriptionRix responds to their letter of 13 February, apologising for the delay, and stating that their request was considered by the Library Committee, whose decision has been confirmed by the Royal Society's Council. They are not inclined to extend the free list and so cannot accede to their request for a grant of 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'.
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