Reference numberNLB/8/316
Alternative reference numberNLB/8 p135
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Michael Foster, Secretary, Royal Society
Date27 September 1893
Description'Dear Sir,
As soon as you come back will you kindly send word whether I may accept the inclosed estimate? Dr Forsyth-Major expressed the desire that the work may be put in Miss Woodward's hands.
Yours truly,
Herbert Rix
Asst. Sec. R.S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]

Thank you for kind enquiries. I have come back a new man entirely. The pure air of Zermatt was just what I wanted'.
Physical descriptionTypescript and manuscript
Access statusOpen
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