Reference numberNLB/51/300
Alternative reference numberNLB/51 p170
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to Captain W H Rowthorn, 168 Upperthorpe, Sheffield
Date4 February 1915
Description'In answer to your letter of the 3rd instant, concerning the copy of Grew's Museum Regalis Societatis, I beg to inform you that the Society already possess several copies of this work. We are therefore not prepared to acquire yet another. I thank you for your letter and might perhaps suggest (should you desire to sell your copy) that you communicate with a good bookseller, as the work has market value, especially if in good condition.'
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueMC/30/165
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7857Starling; Ernest Henry (1866 - 1927); physiologist1866 - 1927
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