Reference numberNLB/7/99
Alternative reference numberNLB/7 p43
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Harrison & Sons, 45 St Martins Lane
Date1 December 1892
DescriptionThey cannot understand why the cloth volumes of 'Proceedings [of the Royal Society]' should take five weeks to put into board. The Society transferred this binding to the Messrs with the idea that they would get the volume out quicker, instead of which it takes more than twice as long. They have orders waiting which they cannot execute in consequence.
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