Reference numberNLB/4/1111
Alternative reference numberNLB/4 p465
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Chatterjee, Maharaja's College, Patiala, India
Date20 January 1891
DescriptionRix acknowledge's receipt of Chatterjee's work 'The Science of Ethics' and the accompanying letter. He is desired by the Secretaries to explain in answer to Chaterjee's letter that the Society never expresses an opinion on the value of any book or invention submitted to it as this is quite outside the functions of the Royal Society.
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