Reference numberNLB/69/771
Alternative reference numberNLB/69 p416
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; [to an unknown recipient]
Date7 October 1926
DescriptionReplies that the Royal Society can sent 2 of the 3 Transactions volumes containing Volta's papers as one of them is out of print. In regards of photography of the Estratto di lettera del Volta a Tib. Cavallo, states that the letter is in English and is a copy. Asks if this is the version the recipient is after. The letter is not addressed but is believed to be to the editor of the Reale Accademia dei Lincei and the Reale Istituto Lombardo di Scienze e Lettere.
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