Sent by Alfred Russel Wallace, Old Orchard, Broadstone, Dorset to Macmillan & Co. Ltd St Martin's Street, London WC on 12 April 1911.
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A postcard handwritten by author in English and signed by author.
An original MS
Pages with text: 2
Transcriber: Lucas, Paula J.
Transcription date: February 24, 2014
Scrutiny: 25/02/2014 - Benny, Ruth;
Signed off: no
April 12th. 1911
I have no notes of any corrections in the last Edition of "Island Life".3 It must therefore be reprinted as it is.
Yours truly | Alfred R. Wallace [signature] []
Messrs. MACMILLAN & CO., Ltd.,
ST. MARTIN'S STREET.
1. The letter is written on a postcard. "120" written in lead pencil in an unknown hand on the top right, above the address.
2. Date "12 APR 1911" stamped in very faint purple ink above "Dear Sir', with a separate faint purple vertical stamp to its right showing the initials "W.B." inside a rectangle.
3. Wallace, Alfred Russel. (1880. [Third, revised, edition, 1911]). Island Life: Or, The Phenomena and Causes of Insular Faunas and Floras, Including a Revision and Attempted Solution of the Problem of Geological Climates. Macmillan & Co., London
4. The address "Messrs. Macmillan..." is printed on the reverse of the postcard which bears a halfpenny postage stamp postmarked "Broadstone AP 11 11". There is a circular British Library stamp in red ink in the lower left corner.
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