"That I may finish that book, 'From Man to Man', being of some use, tragedy & bitterness of woman's fate" Read the full letter
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Letter ReferenceHRC/CAT/OS/5b-viii
ArchiveHarry Ransom Center, University of Texas, Austin
Epistolary TypePostcard
Letter Date22 March 1916
Address FromAlexi, 31 The Park, Hampstead, London
Address ToRose Cottage, Carbis Water, Cornwall
Who ToHavelock Ellis
Other VersionsDraznin 1992: 503
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The Project is grateful to the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, the University of Texas at Austin, for kindly allowing us to transcribe this Olive Schreiner postcard, which is part of its Manuscript Collections. The date has been derived from the postmark on this postcard and the address and addressee it was sent to are on its front. Schreiner was resident at The Park from late February to the end of May 1916.
1I am so anxious to know how everything is going with you. Much love to
2Edith. Thanks for the book. I had to get the doctor in the night the
3other day. He injected morphine & strycnine, which gave relief, says
4its neuralgia of the heart am still in bed
6^but better Olive^
Draznin's (1992) version of this letter is in some respects different from our transcription.