"Nasty blow, political instinct" Read the full letter
Collection Summary | View All |  Arrange By:
< Prev |
Viewing Item
of 1895 | Next >
Letter ReferenceOlive Schreiner BC16/Box 12/Fold1/Undated/47
ArchiveUniversity of Cape Town, Manuscripts & Archives, Cape Town
Epistolary TypeLetter
Letter Date1916
Address From9 Porchester Place, Edgware Road, Westminster, London
Address To
Who ToWilliam Philip ('Will') Schreiner
Other Versions
PermissionsPlease read before using or citing this transcription
The Project is grateful to Manuscripts and Archives, University of Cape Town, for kindly allowing us to transcribe this Olive Schreiner letter, which is part of its Manuscripts and Archives Collections. The year has been written on this letter in an unknown hand. Schreiner was resident at 9 Porchester Place between April 1917 and August 1920, when she returned to South Africa. The start of the letter is missing.
1[page/s missing]
5twenty years younger. Has just come from Rome. Is full of life &
6energy. I’m so glad
8theres good news from the girls.
12I took the gas allright though they say I screamed horribly under it.
13Oh Will it really cures me have ^yours taken too^