"I'm working so hard to get all my things done to take to England, I like Rudyard Kipling, his letter of thanks to OS" Read the full letter
Collection Summary | View All |  Arrange By:
< Prev |
Viewing Item
of 174 | Next >
Letter Reference87.17.4/1
ArchiveNational English Literary Museum, Grahamstown
Epistolary TypeLetter
Letter Date2 January 1918
Address From9 Porchester Place, Edgware Road, Westminster, London
Address To
Who ToA publisher (T. Fisher Unwin)
Other Versions
PermissionsPlease read before using or citing this transcription
The Project is grateful to the National English Literary Museum (NELM) for kindly allowing us to transcribe this Olive Schreiner letter, which is part of its Manuscript Collections. This letter was probably sent to T. Fisher Unwin, who had visited South Africa before Schreiner left it in December 1913.
1 9 Porchester Place
2 Edgware Rd
3 W.
5 Jan 2nd 1918
7 Dear Sir
9 I have been trying every where to get a most valuable little book
10published by you, called "German Social Democracy during the war", by
11Bevan. They say they cannot get it for me. Could you possibly let me
12have a copy? I specially wish to give it to someone. I am sorry I did
13not meet you when you were in Africa, but there was a misunderstanding.
15 Yours faithfully
16 Olive Schreiner
The book referred to is: Edwyn Robert Bevan (1918) German Social Democracy During the War London: Allan & Unwin.