Reference numberNLB/36/255
Alternative reference numberNLB/36 p148
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Messrs Newton & Company, Opticians, Fleet Street
Date3 October 1907
With references to our Lantern Microscope which you looked over a few months ago I should be much obliged by your sending here for the instrument for the purpose of overhauling it and re-adjusting ^it in^ the box, which does not shut properly; and, in particular, letting me have it back with a full and detailed list of all the parts, comprising the complete instrument, contained in the box.
I am, faithfully yours.
Robt [Robert] Harrison
Assistant Secretary'.
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