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Sent by:
Alfred Russel Wallace
Sent to:
Lester Frank Ward
On:
July 1889

Sent by Alfred Russel Wallace, [Frith Hall, Godalming] to Lester Frank Ward 1464 Rhode Island Avenue, Washington D.C., U.S.A. on July 1889.

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02 February 2012 by Catchpole, Caroline

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LETTER (WCP3788.3702)

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

Held by:
John Hay Library, Brown University
Finding number:
Ms. 90.23, Series I, Subseries E
Copyright owner:
ŠA. R. Wallace Literary Estate

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July, 18891

D.[ear] Mr. Ward2

Hope you have received my book on Darwinism which I asked the American Publishers to send you. I have left my former house for a warmer locality and my future address will be

Parkstone

Dorsetshire

England

Hoping you are quite well and thanking you for the very interesting paper you sent me on Paradoxes in Polit.[ical] Economy.

Believe me | Yours very faithfully | Alfred R. Wallace [signature]

ENDNOTES

1. The date "July, 1889" written in a different hand on the top right corner.

2. Lester Frank Ward (18 June 1841 – 18 April 1913), American botanist and sociologist.

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