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Sent by:
Thomas Spencer Baynes
Sent to:
Alfred Russel Wallace
On:
8 March 1877

Sent by Thomas Spencer Baynes, Encyclopedia Britannica, 19 Queen Street, St Andrews to Alfred Russel Wallace, [Rose Hill, Dorking] on 8 March 1877.

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30 November 2011 by Mayer, Anna

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LETTER (WCP2350.2240)

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

Held by:
British Library, The
Finding number:
BL Add. 46435 f. 371
Copyright owner:
Copyright of the Thomas Spencer Baynes Literary Estate.

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[[1]]

Encyclopaedia

Britannica

Edinburgh

19 Queen Street

St. Andrews

Dear Sir

I am glad to hear you are willing to deal with Distribution on the animal side. A general [1 word illeg.] will be sufficient as most of the details will be given in other & more special articles. Mr Bentham will I think undertake the regrettable side & he is I suppose one of the highest authorities on the subject.

[[2]] What space do you think would be required for your own section of the subject? If you could [1 word illeg.] prepare it I should be glad to have the article with two months from this date.

Very truly yours | Ths. S. Baynes [signature]

Alfred R. Wallace Esq.

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