Reference numberNLB/8/1097
Alternative reference numberNLB/8 p485
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs West, Newman & Company, 54 Hatton Garden, E.C.
Date24 February 1894
Description'By this post I send you (first) the two plates as originally corrected; (second) the clean plates upon which the Author has attempted to indicate the way in which the curve should be smoothed. Will you now please see the correction can be made upon the engraved stone, and if you find it cannot, please make transfers as you explained when you last called, and let me have proofs. HR'
Physical descriptionTypescript. Page has been ripped and repaired, making some sections of text difficult to read.
Access statusOpen
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView


    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →


    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView