Reference numberNLB/42/36
Alternative reference numberNLB/42 p20
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to James Britten, 41 Boston Road, Brentford, Middlesex
Date11 March 1910
Description'Dear Sir,
In reply to your letter of yesterday, I find that Martin F Tupper is described in his certificate as the "eldest son of Martin Tupper FRS [Fellow of the Royal Society] Esquire MA of Christchurch, Oxford, Barrister at Law of Lincoln's Inn; Firze Hill, Brighton; the author of "Proverbial Philosophy" and several other works, and eminent as a literary man and for his archaeological attainments".'
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