Reference numberNLB/54/866
Alternative reference numberNLB/54 p490
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Secretary of the Royal Astronomical Society
Date24 October 1917
DescriptionEncloses a cheque for £3.17.6, being one half the receipts for sales of the Herschel volume for 1917, as rendered by Messrs Dulau & Co. Informs the Secretary that Messrs Dulau & Co. are moving to a smaller premises, and have asked the Society to house the remaining 26 volumes. Asks the Secretary for his opinion on this matter.
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