Reference numberNLB/65/936
Alternative reference numberNLB/65 p516
TitleCopy letter from William Bate Hardy, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir Frederic Kenyon, KCB; British Museum, W.C.
Date31 January 1924
DescriptionInforms Sir Frederic Kenyon that the Council have been considering disposing of certain early printed books that are not of scientific interest, mostly remnants of the Arundel Collection. They wish to discuss this with the principal Librarian of the British Museum. Asks if he might call on Kenyon on 6 February to discuss.
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueNLB/66/142
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NA8234Hardy; Sir; William Bate (1864 - 1934)1864 - 1934
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