Letter to Mrs Finlay (16 june)

From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia

This letter was written by Arthur Conan Doyle on 16 june (ca. 1929-1930) to Mrs. Finlay from Bignell Wood, Minstead, Lyndhurst, Hants.


Dear Mrs Finlay

I hate to sell things to so kind a friend. My own impulse is always to give away the shop. However I realise that it would not be fair to it, so I sent on your kind order, and told them to add, as a small present from me, Lodge's new book, which is short but weighty.

If you wish to establish a small library

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There is some small tariff but on the other hand the books are cheaper than in America...

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