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Sent by:
Alfred Russel Wallace
Sent to:
Edward Percival Wright
On:
29 June 1891

Sent by Alfred Russel Wallace, Parkstone, Dorset to Edward Percival Wright [none given] on 29 June 1891.

Record created:
18 March 2011 by NHM

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LETTER (WCP804.976)

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

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Natural History Museum
Finding number:
NHM Catkey-395840
Copyright owner:
ŠA. R. Wallace Literary Estate

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"My dear Wright Many thanks to yourself & Dr. A.G. More for the notes on Irish Plants & Seychelles Fauna.

Hope to see you here some day when you come eastwards. Yours faithfully Alfred R. Wallace".

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Parkstone, Dorset.

June 29th. 1891

My dear Wright1

Many thanks to yourself & Dr. A.G.2 More for the notes on Irish Plants & Seychelles3 Fauna.

Hope to see you here some day when you come eastwards.

Yours faithfully | Alfred R. Wallace [signature]

ENDNOTES

1. Edward Percival Wright (1834-1910), Irish naturalist, member of the Royal Irish Academy since 1857, and President of the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland 1900-1902.

2. Possibly Dr. Albert C. L. G. Günther (1830-1914), zoologist.

3. The Republic of Seychelles, a 115-island country in the Indian Ocean.

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