"Everything so dark & mysterious, going to be a great European war" Read the full letter
|Archive||Harry Ransom Center, University of Texas, Austin|
|Letter Date||8 September 1883|
|Address From||Buxton, Derbyshire|
|Address To||24 Thornsett Road, South Penge Park, London|
|Who To||Havelock Ellis|
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The manuscript of this letter by Olive Schreiner belongs to the Archive referenced above; its ownership of the original should be acknowledged by referencing the letter as indicated: Copyright transcription: © Olive Schreiner Letters Project. This transcription can be freely used as long as copyright is acknowledged and it is referenced using the following citation: ‘Olive Schreiner to Havelock Ellis, 8 September 1883, Harry Ransom Research Center, University of Texas at Austin, Olive Schreiner Letters Project transcription’. Please also supply letter line numbers for specific quotations.
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 letter, which is part of its Manuscript Collections. This comment is written on the back of an envelope; the date and the place it was sent from have been derived from its postmark and the address and addressee it was sent to are on its front. The letter which the envelope once held cannot be established.
1^I will look out the dates you ask for I never know a date.^