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Record number: WCP2483

Sent by:
Odoardo Beccari
Sent to:
Alfred Russel Wallace
17 December 1910

Sent by Odoardo Beccari, Firenze, R[eale?] Museo, Via Romana 19, Italy to Alfred Russel Wallace, [Old Orchard, Broadstone, Wimborne, Dorset] on 17 December 1910.

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30 November 2011 by Mayer, Anna


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LETTER (WCP2483.2373)

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

Held by:
British Library, The
Finding number:
BL Add. 46438 f. 163
Copyright owner:
©Brigida & Orsola Beccari

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Firenze, R. Museo, Via Romana 19.

17. Xber [December] 1910

Dear Sir

It is very kind of you to send me a copy of your new fine volume "The World of Life" and I beg to offer you my best thanks for the gift itself and the extreme pleasure I find in its reading. The book contains a wonderful amount of facts upon [[2]] which I am greatly interested.

With the kindest regards | I remain | Yours very truly O. Beccari [signature]

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