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A typical letter handwritten by author in English and signed by author.
An original MS
Pages with text: 1
Transcriber: Hoare, Eleanor
Transcription date: July 10, 2014
Scrutiny: 09/07/2014 - Benny, Ruth;
Signed off: no
Dec[ember] 11th 18901
Edv[ard] Westermark Esq.2
I return you the first proof of your book3 with only one or two verbal alterations or suggestions.
Yours truly | Alfred R. Wallace [signature]
1. Written under the date in an unidentified hand is the number "5117".
2. Westermarck, Edvard Alexander, (1862 - 1939). Finnish social anthropologist, philosopher, and sociologist.
3. Possible reference to his doctoral study The History of Human Marriage for which Westermark gained international acclaim. The book first appeared in 1891.
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