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Record number: WCP3140

Sent by:
George James Allman
Sent to:
Alfred Russel Wallace
25 December 1891

Sent by George James Allman, Ardmore, Parkstone to Alfred Russel Wallace [none given] on 25 December 1891.

Record created:
30 November 2011 by Mayer, Anna


Christmas greetings and thanks for Christmas card.

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LETTER (WCP3140.3108)

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

Held by:
British Library, The
Finding number:
BL Add. 46441 f. 115
Copyright owner:
Copyright of the George James Allman Literary Estate.

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Christmas Day 1891

Dear Mr Wallace

Thank you very much for your beautiful Christmas card. I can only reciprocate by wishing you and yours all possible happiness for the Christmas and New Year.

Believe me | Your always sincerely | Geo. J. Allman [signature]

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