Reference numberNLB/67/740
Alternative reference numberNLB/67 p397
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir Richard Godlee, Earl
Date25 February 1925
DescriptionAcknowledges Sir Richard Godlee's Memoir of Thomas Wharton Jones, which will be placed in the Library. Discusses that the Library is poor and only with the upcoming early printed books [Arundel / Norfolk Library collection] sale can they afford to get more books that the Library should have, such as the Life of Lord Lister.
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