Reference numberNLB/67/754
Alternative reference numberNLB/67 p405
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary and Librarian of the Royal Society; to Sir Rickman Godlee, Baronet
Date27 February 1925
DescriptionThanks Sir Rickman Godlee for his gift of the Life of Lord Lister for the Royal Society's Library. Arranges for Sotheby's to send Lord Lister a catalogue of the Early printed books [from the Arundel / Norfolk Library collection given to the Society by Henry Howard, later sixth Duke of Norfolk].
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