Reference numberNLB/6/277
Alternative reference numberNLB/6 p111
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Surgeon Major Thomas Holbein Hendley, 3 Gloucester Place, Hyde Park, W.
Date5 April 1892
DescriptionHendley's box of books arrived at the Royal Society but in sad condition the iron box split all to pieces. Rix does not think the books will have suffered but the carriers must have been bad.
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