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Record number: WCP355

Sent by:
Alfred Russel Wallace
Sent to:
Mary Ann Wallace (née Greenell)
[ 2 ] July 1854

Sent by Alfred Russel Wallace, Jungle near Malacca, [Malaysia] to Mary Ann Wallace (née Greenell) [none given] on [2] July 1854.

Record created:
31 May 2013 by Chillingworth, Nancy
Verified by:
21/08/2012 - Catchpole, Caroline (All except summary checked);


Re. sea journey from Singapore; living conditions in Malacca; employment of servants; French missionaries; Chinese farmers; Charles Allen's progress as assistant; birds and monkeys; plans to visit Cambodia.

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Marchant, James. (1916). I. Early letters (1854-62). 45-88. In: Marchant, James. Alfred Russel Wallace Letters and Reminiscences, Vol. 1. Cassell and Company, Ltd, London, New York, Toronto and Melbourne. i-xi, 1-320. [p. 49-51]

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©A. R. Wallace Literary Estate
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