Reference numberNLB/7/1032
Alternative reference numberNLB/7 p474
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Captain S V Henslowe, 1 Queen Street, Colchester
Date19 June 1893
DescriptionIn answer to Henslowe's inquiry, the bookplate returned herewith [not attached] is that of the Royal Society. It is not now used, but a large number of the books in the library contain it. Rix notices traces of the Society's shelf marks and is curious to know from what book these came. but he supposes Henslowe cannot give him any information on this point.
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