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Record number: WCP1749

Sent by:
Alfred Russel Wallace
Sent to:
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
2 October 1906

Sent by Alfred Russel Wallace, Broadstone, Wimborne, Dorset, England to Wilfrid Scawen Blunt [none given] on 2 October 1906.

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28 October 2011 by Catchpole, Caroline


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LETTER (WCP1749.1634)

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

Held by:
West Sussex Record Office
Finding number:
MSS Blunt collection series 1, box 58
Copyright owner:
ŠA. R. Wallace Literary Estate

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Broadstone, Wimborne

Oct[ober] 2nd, 1906

Wilfred Scawen Blunt Esq.

Dear Mr Blunt1

Many thanks for sending me your very powerful, clear & convincing pamphlet "Atrocities of Justice." Those kind of things are the inevitable result of semi-despotic mice and militarism. Will not Lord Cromer2 be obliged to indict you for libel? I hope he may & wish you success.

Yours very truly | Alfred R. Wallace [signature]


1. Wilfred Scawen Blunt, English poet and essayist, 1840-1922.

2. Evelyn Baring, 1st Earl of Cromer; British statesman, 1841-1917.

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