Reference numberNLB/55/181
Alternative reference numberNLB/55 p98
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Mr. J. Leger
Date07 January 1918
Description'Dear Sir,
I am much obliged for your letter of Saturday. I do not think the Royal Society is at all likely to buy portraits just now but I will take an opportunity of coming round and looking at the portrait you have of John Huxham, without troubling you to send it here.'
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