Reference numberNLB/37/112
Alternative reference numberNLB/37 p70
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to The Director, University Library, Lausanne
Date28 January 1908
DescriptionOn 5 November last the Royal Society despatched 3 large parcels to the University of Lausanne containing the Proceedings of the Royal Society Volumes 1 - 69. Messrs Dubois Freres hold these parcels and are unable to deliver them, though they have tried several times. Harrison should be glad to know as soon as possible whether the University intends to take up this valuable gift otherwise the Royal Society must have these parcels returned to their keeping.
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