Reference numberNLB/7/901
Alternative reference numberNLB/7 p414
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to R G S King, 2 Trinity College, Dublin
Date24 May 1893
DescriptionThe book King has been kind enough to offer the Society to purchase is no great rarity and can easily be obtained from second-hand book shops in London. The only rare edition is the first, and then only if it has the frontispiece representing Fame crowning the bust of Charles the second.
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