Reference numberNLB/56/174
Alternative reference numberNLB/56 p112
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Lieutenant Commander R. Burgess Watson
Date6 December 1918
DescriptionInforms Lieutenant Commander R. Burgess Watson that the books he enquired after were certainly of scientific value, however, the Society's Library already possesses them. Suggests he get in touch with a leading bookseller who would no doubt make him a fair offer for them.
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