Item 91 - Copy letter from J. Bland to J. G. Frazer

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Add. MS b/35/91


Copy letter from J. Bland to J. G. Frazer


  • c 1947-c 1955 (Creation)

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The Clock House, Upper Halliford, Shepperton. Dated 8th May (1911) - Returns the proof of the letter [about substitutes for executions in China?], and encloses a letter from Edmund Backhouse, who knows more about Chinese manners and customs and history than any other European [not present].

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A notebook accompanying the collection, 'Index of Letters to Sir James Frazer Part I', summarises this letter as 'Voluntary Chinese Substitutions'.

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