Reference numberNLB/72/109
Alternative reference numberNLB/72 p57
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Joint Director of the Imperial Department of Agriculture in India; Agricultural Research Institute, Pusa
Date18 March 1929
DescriptionAnswers the Joint Director's letter applying for an exchange of publications, but informs him that the Royal Society deals mainly in 'pure sciences' and that there is little room in the Library for applied agricultural literature, and so they must decline the exchange.
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