Asking for Wallace's autograph; envelope addressed "sir Russel Alfred Wallace Esq." postmarked Budapest 11 Jan 1913.
A typical letter .
Transcriber: Abdelfadeel, Walaa
Transcription date: August 1, 2014
Scrutiny: 01/08/2014 - Benny, Ruth;
Signed off: no
BUDAPEST VI. DESSEWFFT U.10
the 11th January 913
Allow to a very young admirer of yours to have the audacity in asking your autograph. I would be too happy possessing your writing in my collection where I have nearly all the writings of the great of our days.
I hope you will not reject my humble prayer in giving me your writing, it will be the greatest honour for me always, to possess it.
I remain yours truly | Egon Eros [signature]
1. Written in the top left of the page in an unidentified hand is "Answ[[ere]d".
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