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Reference numberNLB/5/109
Alternative reference numberNLB/5 p41
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from John Evans, to Messrs Savill & Son
Date20 March 1891
DescriptionEvans is obliged for the sight of the letters of John Flamsteed which he has left with Herbert Rix for inspection. If Savill & Son can let him know the value of them, he will recommend them for purchase providing the price is moderate. He does not like to suggest a price when the items are offered for purchase and he does not know what the Library committee may think, but he should consider five pounds as about the right value.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8219Flamsteed; John (1646 - 1719); Astronomer1646 - 1719
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