"My heart is heavy over my work" Read the full letter
|Letter Reference||Olive Schreiner: Havelock Ellis 2006.29/22|
|Archive||National English Literary Museum, Grahamstown|
|Letter Date||October 1884|
|Address From||St Leonards, East Sussex|
|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, October 1884, National English Literary Museum, Grahamstown, Olive Schreiner Letters Project transcription’. Please also supply letter line numbers for specific quotations.
The Project is grateful to the National English Literary Museum (NELM) for kindly allowing us to transcribe this Olive Schreiner other, which is part of its Manuscript Collections. This is a blank envelope with some pieces of seaweed inside. There is no address, date, stamp or postmark or anything else on the envelope. The date and address have been written on the inside of its flap in an unknown hand.