Reference numberNLB/4/383
Alternative reference numberNLB/4 p159
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Monsieur le Directeur, Bureau International des Poids et Mesures, Sèvres
Date6 May 1890
DescriptionRix regrets to find that the Royal Society's agents [Mesrs Dulay & Company] have been so dilatory. The volumes were dispatched from them on 19 March. Rix has written to enquire about their whereabouts and to demand their instant delivery.
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