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Record number: WCP5385

Sent by:
Alfred Russel Wallace
Sent to:
Grant Richards
30 March 1909

Sent by Alfred Russel Wallace, Old Orchard, Broadstone, Wimborne, Dorset to Grant Richards [none given] on 30 March 1909.

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18 July 2013 by Catchpole, Caroline


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LETTER (WCP5385.6095)

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

Held by:
Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Finding number:
Grant Richards Collection: Correspondence
Copyright owner:
ŠA. R. Wallace Literary Estate

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Old Orchard,



March 30th 1909

Grant Richards Esq[uire]1

Dear Sir

I have already made arrangements for the publication of a book of somewhat the same nature as you suggest. I am therefore not free to undertake another of a similar purport.

Yours very truly | Alfred R. Wallace [signature]


1. Richards, Franklin Thomas Grant (1872-1948). Publisher and writer

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