Item 45 - Letter from B. Malinowski to Sir James Frazer

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Letter from B. Malinowski to Sir James Frazer


  • 28 Oct. 1920 (Creation)

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Gift of the British Library of Political and Economic Science, London School of Economics and Political Science, 6 June 1979, where it had been found with the Seligman papers.

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27 Pentland Terrace, Edinburgh - Apologises for being slow in sending the enclosed notes on Kiriwinian fire making [not present], everything is packed in order to leave on 6 Nov.; thanks Lady Frazer for the introduction to Dr [Richard] Caton, who will host them for two nights [in Liverpool] before they leave.

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