Item 182 - Copy letter from J. G. Frazer to Edward Clodd

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Add. MS b/35/182


Copy letter from J. G. Frazer to Edward Clodd


  • c 1947-c 1955 (Creation)

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St. Keyne's Cambridge. Dated 23 March 1913 - Thanks him for his kind letter [about 'The Belief in Immortality'], which will help him 'bear with equanimity the thunder of the theological guns when they open fire on me'; declines the offer to send the book with the statistics of the weight of the soul [Duncan McDougall quoted in Edward Carpenter's 'Drama of Love and Death']; declines the invitation to visit, does not want to leave his wife. With a typescript footnote identifying Frazer's book.

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