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Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Henry John Elwes, 15 August 1922

 Item
Identifier: Coll-14/9/28/11

Scope and Contents

Elwes writes that he has been helping Wallace with his account of Shetland-Soay sheep in his new edition of Farm Live Stock and expresses his distress at the difference of opinion between Wallace and Ewart. Elwes reports that Wallace is willing to make amends and offers to help in any way he can. He concludes by remarking on his failing health and offers Ewart a book from his library as a keepsake.

Dates

  • 15 August 1922

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Physical Description

1 leaf

Conditions Governing Access

Open.

Biographical / Historical

Elwes refers to Wallace's book Farm Live Stock of Great Britain, the fifth edition of which appeared in 1923 (Oliver and Boyd, Edinburgh).

Extent

From the Series: 4 boxes

Physical Location

CLX-A-1138

Physical Description

1 leaf

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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