Sent by Alfred Russel Wallace, Nutwood Cottage, Frith Hill, Godalming to unknown person [none given] on 12 March 1888.
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A typical letter handwritten by author in English and signed by author.
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Transcriber: Moscoso, Alessa
Transcription date: July 8, 2013
Scrutiny: 08/07/2013 - Catchpole, Caroline;
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Frith Hill, Godalming
March 12th. 1888
I could not give any lecture on Natural Selection without large diagrams which would be unsuitable in such an [one word illegible] & involve more trouble than I care about.
I will though give you the lecture in "Social Economy or Political Economy"-- But please understand that I have no particular desire to come to London to lecture, & if your [] Committee think they can have any more suitable subject from any other lecturer I shall be quite content.
Yours faithfully | Alfred R. Wallace [signature]
Alfred Russel Wallace
Eminent British scientist and author
See Men of the Time.
March 12 88
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