Reference numberNLB/73/144
Alternative reference numberNLB/73 p72
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to S. G. Barker, Esq., Director, Wool Industries Research Association, Torridon, Headingley, Leeds
Date22 December 1930
DescriptionReplies that Dr. Robert Hooke's work is contained in 'Micrographia' 1665, with papers on the subject appearing in early Transactions. States that no paper by Henry Baker can be traced.
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