Reference numberNLB/7/103
Alternative reference numberNLB/7 p45
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to M Buysman, Middelburg, Holland
Date1 December 1892
DescriptionRix has received Buysman's letter of 29th and in reply states the Society has no work for scientific [? copy typescript faded], the Society's work being almost mechanical and done under the gratuitous superintendence of a scientific committee.
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