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|Letter Reference||Karl Pearson 840/4/3/162|
|Archive||University College London Library, Special Collections, UCL, London|
|Letter Date||December 1886|
|Address From||9 Blandford Square, Paddington, London|
|Who To||Karl Pearson|
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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 Karl Pearson, December 1886, University College London Library, Special Collections, UCL, London, Olive Schreiner Letters Project transcription’. Please also supply letter line numbers for specific quotations.
The Project is grateful to University College London (UCL) and its Library Services for kindly allowing us to transcribe this Olive Schreiner letter, which is part of its Special Collections. The month and year of this letter are indicated by content. Schreiner was resident in Blandford Square from early October to late December 1886, when she left England for Europe.
1 Karl Pearson is there nothing I can do to help you? Are you suffering