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Record number: WCP831

Sent by:
Alfred Russel Wallace
Sent to:
Arthur Smith Woodward
28 April 1910

Sent by Alfred Russel Wallace, Old Orchard, Broadstone, Wimborne, Dorset to Arthur Smith Woodward [none given] on 28 April 1910.

Record created:
18 March 2011 by NHM


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LETTER (WCP831.1003)

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

Held by:
Natural History Museum
Finding number:
NHM DF100-50-481-482
Copyright owner:
ŠA. R. Wallace Literary Estate

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Old Orchard,



April 28th 1910

Dear Dr.Woodward

I enclose a list of the Figures and Plates from the "Guides", of which I should like to have electic copies for my proposed book -- "The World of Life".

Should any of them not be available I should be much obliged if you could tell me of any English book which contains them or any [[2]] of the same group.

Yours very truly | Alfred R. Wallace [signature]


1. Written in the top left of the page in an unidentified hand is "Wallace. A. R."

2. Written at the top right of the page in an unidentified hand is "29R. All except fig[ure]. 55 (Gandry)".

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