Reference numberNLB/5/224
Alternative reference numberNLB/5 p83
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Sampson Low, Marston & Company
Date17 April 1891
DescriptionRix has seen an advertisement in 'Nature Notes', which has been running for several weeks, which has styled Dr Edward Hamilton, the author of 'The Riverside Naturalist', as F.R.S. [Fellow of the Royal Society], and points out that Hamilton is not entitled to use those letters. He is directed to request that the advertisement is altered for the future, and, if necessary, that a new title page be printed.
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