A typical letter handwritten by author in English and signed by author.
An original MS
Pages with text: 1
Transcriber: Cooper, Rod
Transcription date: February 8, 2013
Scrutiny: 08/02/2013 - Catchpole, Caroline;
Signed off: no
Feb[ruary]. 23. 71.
I regret very much that you are pre-engaged. May I take this opportunity of saying that if on any other occasion you care to write anything w[hic]h might be published in the "Fortnightly Review"1 conveniently to yourself, we should welcome you particularly?
Your’s very faithfully | John Morley [signature]
Alfred R. Wallace. Esq.
1. Fortnightly Review. Founded in 1865 as a platform for generally liberal ideas. During John Morley’s editorship (1867-1882) it was renowned for publishing articles favouring reform in academia, work place relations, female emancipation and religion.
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