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Record number: WCP2062

Sent by:
Sibell Brandon
Sent to:
Alfred Russel Wallace
3 September 1911

Sent by Sibell Brandon, Oakbrook, Ravenscourt Park, W. to Alfred Russel Wallace, [Old Orchard, Broadstone, Wimborne, Dorset] on 3 September 1911.

Record created:
30 November 2011 by Mayer, Anna


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LETTER (WCP2062.1952)

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

Held by:
British Library, The
Finding number:
BL Add. 46442 ff. 149-150
Copyright owner:
Copyright of the Sibell Brandon Literary Estate.

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Sept[ember]. 3. 1911

Dear Dr Wallace,

I had a letter from my Brother y'[ester]day in which he asks me to send a line in his name, thanking you again for your great kindness with regards to his translation of Goethe's poem.

Also -- to express his regret [[2]] at hearing of your recent suffering, coupled with the earnest hope that this was only a passing indisposition & you will soon feel quite yourself again.

A wish sincerely echoed | by | Yours faithfully | Sibell Brandon [signature]


1. Written in the top left of the page in an unidentified hand is "Sibell".

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