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Record number: WCP4644

Sent by:
Alfred Russel Wallace
Sent to:
Charles Robert Darwin
[ 11 ] [September] [1868]

Sent by Alfred Russel Wallace, [9 St Mark's Crescent, Regent's Park, London, N.W.] to Charles Robert Darwin [none given] on [11] [September] [1868].

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27 July 2012 by Catchpole, Caroline
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12/12/2012 - Szentgyorgyi, Katherine (All except summary checked);


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Marchant, James. (1916). II. The complete extant correspondence between Wallace and Darwin (1857-81). 127-320. 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. 222]

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ŠA. R. Wallace Literary Estate
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12/12/2012 - Szentgyorgyi, Katherine;

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[[1]] [p.222]


My dear Darwin,

My wife has arranged to accompany me to-morrow and we hope to be at Orpington Station at 5.44 as mentioned by you.

Very truly yours, | Alfred R. Wallace. [signature]


1. The Darwin Correspondence Project have determined the date to be 11 September 1868 by the relation to other dated letters.


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