Reference numberNLB/5/815
Alternative reference numberNLB/5 p326
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Clay & Sons, University Press, Cambridge
Date22 October 1891
Description'Dear Sirs,
The officers desire to request that you will have the goodness to put the enclose "Preface" into type at once, in the form used for previous volumes of the Catalogue of Scientific Papers, e.g. Vol VII and will you let me have 25 copies of the proof by Wednesday the 28th inst. [instant] for use in Council. If by any mishap the proof shd. [should] not be ready in time, please let me have the MS. [manuscript] back by that day without fail, as I have kept no copy.
Yours truly
Herbert Rix
Asst Sec RS [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
Access statusOpen
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView


    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →


    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView