Reference numberNLB/54/700
Alternative reference numberNLB/54 p401
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [John James] Nolan Esquire
Date13 August 1917
DescriptionNotes that the alterations made by [John James] Nolan Esquire to his paper do not comply with the requirements of Standing Order 43, which limits the length of a paper to 24 pages. Informs Mr. Nolan that his paper is estimated to occupy 32 pages of print, under which circumstances the Society do not feel justified in going forward with publication.
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