Reference numberNLB/45/226
Alternative reference numberNLB/45 p137
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Mr B C Dixon, 20 Leisham Vale, Strestham, SW
Date23 January 1912
Description'I am obliged by your letter of the 20th inst. received this morning, offering for sale a printed article of 1863 on The Revival of Science. I find however on inspection that practically all the article contains is already in the possession of the Society in one form or another, and do not therefore feel justified in accepting your offer. I return the article accordingly.' [no enclosure]
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