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Wallace's sense of humour and admiration for Darwin

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Letter from Wallace to his brother John in California, praising Darwin's book, humorously replying to a request for silkworm eggs and sending new photographs, dated January 1863.

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Letter to Alfred Russel Wallace from the Royal Society, about his Darwin Medal award

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