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Title: Charles Allen Thorndike Rice to Walt Whitman, 21 January 1881

Date: January 21, 1881

Whitman Archive ID: yal.00300

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Jan 21 1881

Walt Whitman
My dear Sir

Permit me to thank you on behalf of the readers of the Review for the singularly interesting and valuable article you contribute to the February number. With the cooperation of yourself and other American thinkers of the first [note?], the Review must become indeed a necessity for every thinking man in America. I hope to be able to afford to the readers of the Review frequent opportunity of being instructed by you

I am my dear sir yours vey truly
A Thorndike Rice


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