Reference numberNLB/4/8
Alternative reference numberNLB/4 p4
TitleCopy letter from an unknown correspondent, to Mr Collings
Date15 January 1890
DescriptionHerewith the correspondent sends three figures for a paper by E H Acton for the 'Proceedings [of the Royal Society]' and asks for an estimate for whatever style the Messrs think would answer best [not attached]. The correspondent trust Collings' staff are getting better and blames their recent unpunctuality on influenza.
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