No summary available at this time.
A typical letter handwritten by author in English and signed by author.
An original MS
Pages with text: 2
Transcriber: Cooper, Rod
Transcription date: June 14, 2013
Scrutiny: 14/06/2013 - Catchpole, Caroline;
Signed off: no
Frith Hill, Godalming.
April 17th. 1886
Dear Mr Beddard
Thank you very much for your interesting facts of internal variation of an earthworm. It affords a very valuable case and the remarks you make upon it are very suggestive.
If you should meet with any other cases of a similar nature either in your own experience or in your reading I should be much obliged if you will communicate it to me.
Believe me | Yours faithfully | Alfred R. Wallace [signature]
Frank E. Beddard Esq.1
Alfred R. Wallace2
1. Frank Evers Beddard (1858-1925). English zoologist and leading authority on annelids.
2. Wallace’s name is inscribed in the bottom right-hand corner of the reverse side of the letter.
Please note that work on this transcript is not yet complete. Users are advised to study electronic image(s) of this document, if available.