Letters of congratulation, comment and/or criticism on publication of Electronic Theory of Valency

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Correspondence relating to the publication of Nevil Sidgwick's book The Electronic Theory of Valency, including a letter from Eleanor Mildred Sidgwick dated 11 November 1927 thanking Sidgwick for sending her a copy of the book, a letter to Sidgwick from George de Hevesy of the University of Freiburg dated 14 November 1927 discussing a proposed visit by Sidgwick to Freiburg, a letter to Sidgwick from Arthur Rudolf Hantzsch of the University of Leipzig dated 18 November 1927 congratulating Sidgwick on the publication of the book, a letter to Sidgwick from G. M. Bennett of the University of Sheffield dated 3 December 1927 congratulating him on the publication of the book, a letter to Sidgwick from Arthur Lapworth of the University of Manchester dated 5 December 1928, a letter to Sidgwick from Alan W. C. Menzies of Princeton University dated 16 February 1928 enclosing a review of the book, a copy of the review sent by Menzies, correspondence between Sidgwick and Jocelyn Thorpe of Imperial College of Science and Technology dating from between 15 and 19 March 1928 regarding the attribution of work to Thorpe, a letter from Professor Tiffeneau of the Académie de Médecine dated 29 March 1930 and a reply from Sidgwick dated 25 April 1930 regarding a proposed French translation of Sidgwick's book, and a letter to Sidgwick from Kenneth Sisam of the Clarendon Press dated 25 April 1930 regarding the proposed French translation.