Reference numberNLB/4/1029
Alternative reference numberNLB/4 p429
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to F C Hills, Redleaf, Penshurst
Date31 December 1890
DescriptionRix regrets the 'Philosophical Transactions [of the Royal Society]' B 41 is out of print and he fears Hills will not obtain a separate copy of it anywhere. Hills could purchase the whole volume containing the paper for £1-10-0. Rix believes Hills is distantly connected with his wife's family. Rix would be happy to lend his personal copy if of service.
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