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Record number: WCP5157

Sent by:
Swan Sonnenschein & Co.
Sent to:
Alfred Russel Wallace
10 May 1904

Sent by Swan Sonnenschein & Co., London to Alfred Russel Wallace, [Old Orchard, Broadstone, Wimborne, Dorset] on 10 May 1904.

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06 March 2013 by Szentgyorgyi, Katherine


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LETTER (WCP5157.5667)

A typical letter handwritten by author in English and signed by author.

Held by:
University of Reading Special Collections
Finding number:
MS3280 Letter Book 39 - 18th December 1903 to 15th September 1904 p. 537
Copyright owner:
Copyright of the Swan Sonnenschein & Co. Literary Estate.

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10 May [190]4

Dear Sir

We are much obliged to you for your letter of the 8' May re the reviewed Royalty on copy of The Wonderful Century Reader sold to Messs Routledge & Sons.

We agree with you that a different colour of cloth would show up the design on the cover letter and will give the necessary mistune[?] how when the next binding takes place --

Yours very truly [signature illeg.]

Dr. A. Russel Wallace

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