Reference numberNLB/6/75
Alternative reference numberNLB/6 p27
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to P A E Dowling, 4 Uxbridge Terrace, Leeson Park, Dublin
Date24 February 1892
DescriptionThe Royal Society's statute is that executors may receive copies of the 'Philosophical Transactions [of the Royal Society]' which were published at the date of the Fellow's death. The only 'Transactions' published in January 1891 and not delivered to the late Professor [John] Casey, were the two parts for 1889. These parts will be sent today by Globe Express.
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