Reference numberNLB/4/28
Alternative reference numberNLB/4 p10
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to N G K Husberg
Date22 January 1890
DescriptionThere is not and never has been any prize offered by the Royal Society for the trisection of the angle, nor does Rix believe this has been offered by any other Society in Great Britain. He cannot say about the Smithsonian Institution for certain but thinks it exceedingly uncertain.
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