Reference numberNLB/4/361
Alternative reference numberNLB/4 p152
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Harrison & Sons
Date1 May 1890
DescriptionRix understands from West, Newman & Company that they delivered 175 rectified plates to replace the damaged plates in the 'Philosophical Transactions [of the Royal Society]' on 16 December 1889. Rix asks the Messrs to have these inserted. The volumes are standing in the Society's lodge and are rather obstructive.
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