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Letter ReferenceHRC/OliveSchreinerUncatLetters/OS-TFisherUnwin/40
ArchiveHarry Ransom Center, University of Texas, Austin
Epistolary TypeLetter
Letter Date14 February 1897
Address From19 Russell Road, Kensington, London
Address To
Who ToT. Fisher Unwin
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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 letter, which is part of its Manuscript Collections. This letter is by and from Olive Schreiner, with Cronwright-Schreiner acting as her amanuensis or secretary.
119 Russell Road,
2Kensington W.
5Dear Mr Unwin,
7Thanks for your note, for the 24 copies, & for sending Mr Lutz an
8advance copy. Mrs Schreiner is pleased to hear of the means you have
9taken for ensuring a wide-spread & rapid sale of the book, & hopes
10they may be entirely successful.
12Will you please send advance copies for review to “The Spectator”,
13“The National Review”, the “Scotsman” (if you have not already
14done so); and especially to Arthur Symons, 11 Via Bella Rosetta, Rome,
15Italy; who was the writer of the very able review of ‘Dreams’ in
16the Athenaeum, and who will review ‘Peter Halket’. Also a copy to
17another reviewer, Havelock Ellis, Carbis Water, Lelant, Cornwall.
19Please debit Mrs Schreiner’s a/c with the charges on the copy sent
20to Mr Lutz.
22Yours very sincerely,
23S.C. Cronwright Schreiner