Reference numberNLB/66/859
Alternative reference numberNLB/66 p478
TitleCopy letter from William Bate Hardy, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Edward Grey] the Viscount Grey, K.G., FRS
Date30 July 1924
DescriptionAsks Edward Grey to make a critical estimate of Mr. H.E.Howard's work and to decide whether to suggest his candidancy as a Fellow of the Royal Society. Hardy states admiration for his book on the Territory theory of birds, which, if his own 'has made a notable contribution to science in a region of uncommon difficulty'.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA2417Grey; Edward (1862 - 1933); Viscount Grey of Fallodon1862 - 1933
NA8234Hardy; Sir; William Bate (1864 - 1934)1864 - 1934
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