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Record number: WCP1526

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Sent by:
Walter Besant
Sent to:
Alfred Russel Wallace
18 July 1888

Sent by Walter Besant, Hampstead to Alfred Russel Wallace [address not recorded] on 18 July 1888.

Record created:
23 May 2011 by NHM


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  • letter (1)

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LETTER (WCP1526.1305)

A typical letter handwritten by author in English and signed by author.

One of forty eight letters collated into an album by William Greenell Wallace [WP1/9/10 - WP1/9/59]. The album consists of "a selection of autograph letters written by people of note on the 19th century" to Alfred Russel Wallace together with some letters to other members of the Wallace family. The arrangement of the letters has been retained as in the album.

Held by:
Natural History Museum
Finding number:
NHM WP1/9/26
Copyright owner:
Copyright of the Walter Besant Literary Estate.
Image credit:
©Trustees of The Natural History Museum

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