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Letter ReferenceHRC/OliveSchreinerUncatLetters/OS-TFisherUnwin/13
ArchiveHarry Ransom Center, University of Texas, Austin
Epistolary TypePostcard
Letter Date24 January 1891
Address FromMatjesfontein, Western Cape
Address ToPaternoster Square, City, London
Who ToT. Fisher Unwin
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Legend
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 it was sent to is on its front.
1Dear Mr Unwin
2
3Glad book sells well. Please Am pleased with its get up. Think the
4portrait well done, but the darkly printed ones are much better than
5the light. Could they not all be dark? Shall send corrections for new
6Edition next week. Kindly send all money for me to the care of H E –.
7 He tells me you have sent him £50. Thanks. Am very well; & working
8away in my own way. Hope to have three works ready by end of year.
9
10Best wishes
11Yours faithfully
12Olive Schreiner
13
14^Matjesfontein^
15
Notation
The reference is to the photograph of Schreiner in Unwin's new edition of Dreams.