Reference numberNLB/7/703
Alternative reference numberNLB/7 p326
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Hernn Wenzel Ludvik, care of Frau Franziska Tellesch, Jungbunzlan, II-134 Bohemie
Date12 April 1893
DescriptionLudvik's letter of the 9th arrived this morning and Rix regrets to have to explain that his proposal is quite outside the scope of the Royal Society. The Society is entirely engaged in the research and publication of scientific matters but not in their practical application, and especially not in the promotion of patents.
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