Reference numberNLB/8/483
Alternative reference numberNLB/8 p202
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to George Ellis, 8 Bolton Road, St John's Wood
Date3 November 1893
Description'Dear Sir,
Inclosed herewith I beg leave to hand you cheque for £1-15-0 in payment for the book and miniature relating to Captain Cook, which the Officers of the Society have decided to purchase at the price you name. I must trouble you to send me a formal receipt for the amount.
Yours truly,
Herbert Rix
Asst. Sec. R.S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
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