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Record number: WCP478

Sent by:
George Allen Publisher
Sent to:
Alfred Russel Wallace
3 October 1903

Sent by George Allen Publisher, Ruskin House, London to Alfred Russel Wallace [address not recorded] on 3 October 1903.

Record created:
01 June 2002 by Lucas, Paula J.


Re. order for "Literary Year Book 1904".

Record contains:

  • letter (1)

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LETTER (WCP478.478)

A postcard  .

Held by:
Natural History Museum
Finding number:
NHM WP1/8/7
Copyright owner:
Copyright of the George Allen Publisher Literary Estate.

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Literary Year Book


Your esteemed order & remittance. 5/-- for 1 copy of the above annual received with thanks. The book will be forwarded on publication.

[[2]]2 A. R. Wallace Esq.3




1. In the top left of page one of the manuscript, a square red emblem has the text "George Allen", "Publisher[,] London", "Ruskin House" and "156 Charing Cross Road" printed in the outer banner.

2. In the top right of page two of the manuscript, there are two overlapping stamps. The first is a green, rectangular halfpenny postage stamp, and the second is a black, circular stamp which reads "LONDON 2.15.54[?] OC[TOBER] 3 [19]03".

3. Wallace, Alfred Russel (1823-1913). British naturalist and co-discoverer of natural selection with Charles Darwin.

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