Reference numberNLB/57/14
Alternative reference numberNLB/57p8
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Lady Evans; Prussia Cove, Marzion, Cornwall
Date20 June 1919
DescriptionResponse to a letter from Lady Evans of Prussia Cove in Cornwall requesting information about the presentation of a unicorn's horn by Charles II to the Royal Society, mentioned in 'The Morning Post.' He advises it is 'journalistic exaggeration!'.
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