Russel Wallace : Alfred Russell Wallace (sic)
Papers, Essays, Reviews, Letters to the Editor, etc. (S219-S459: 1873-1892)
S219. Spiritualism and Science [lttE].
The Times (London) no. 27578: 10e (4 Jan. 1873).
--reprints: as 'Mr. A. R. Wallace on Spiritual Phenomena' in The Spiritualist (London) 3(5): 73 (15 Jan. 1873: no. 44); as part of article/N entitled 'The Times and Spiritualism' printed in The Medium and Daybreak (London) 5: 18b-19a (18a-19a) (10 Jan. 1873: no. 145); excerpts reprinted as 'Testimony of Mr. A. R. Wallace' in The Spiritualist (London) 3(20): 307-308 (1 Sept. 1873); as 'Experiences at a Séance' in Psychic Facts. A Selection From the Writings of Various Authors on Psychical Phenomena. ed. by W. H. Harrison (W. H. Harrison, London, 1880): 80-82; as 'Letter of Mr. Alfred Russell Wallace' in The Spiritual Magazine 8 (n.s.): 67-70 (Feb. 1873); in 'Appendix to Chapter IX. Spiritualism and Science' in Glimpses of the Supernatural by Frederick George Lee (2 vols., H. S. King and Co., London, 1875), Vol. 2: 193-197.
S220. review [of The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals by Charles Darwin, 1872]. Quarterly Journal of Science 3 (n.s.; 10, o.s.): 113-118 (Jan. 1873: no. 37).
S220a. Mr. Wallace and The Zetetic [lttE]. The Zetetic: A Monthly Journal of Cosmographical Science 1(7): 56 (Jan. 1873). [contributed by John van Wyhe]
S220b. The Non-Convexity of Water [two lttE replying to comments by B. Charles Brough]. The Zetetic: A Monthly Journal of Cosmographical Science 1(7): 56-57, 57 (56-57) (Jan. 1873). [contributed by John van Wyhe]
S221. Modern Applications of the Doctrine of Natural
Selection [review of Physics and Politics; Or, Thoughts on the Application
of the Principles of "Natural Selection" and "Inheritance" to Political
Society by Walter Bagehot, 1872; and Histoire des Sciences et des
Savants depuis Deux Siècles Suivie d'Autres Études sur les
Sujets Scientifiques en Particulier sur la Sélection dans l'Espèce
Humaine by Alphonse de Candolle, 1873]. Nature 7: 277-279 (13
Feb. 1873: no. 172).
S222. lttE [one of several printed as 'Inherited Feeling']. Nature 7: 303 (303) (20 Feb. 1873: no. 173).
S223. review [of Harvesting Ants and Trap-door Spiders. Notes and Observations on Their Habits and Dwellings. by J. Traherne Moggridge, 1873]. Nature 7: 337 (6 March 1873: no. 175).
S224. Cave-deposits of Borneo [lttE introducing remarks by A. Everett]. Nature 7: 461-462 (17 April 1873: no. 181).
S225. Disestablishment and
Disendowment: With a Proposal for a Really National Church of England.
Macmillan's Magazine 27: 498-507 (April 1873: no. 162).
S226. lttE [one of two printed as 'East India Museum']. Nature 8: 5 (5-6) (1 May 1873: no. 183).
S227. Perception and Instinct in the Lower Animals
[lttE]. Nature 8: 65-66 (22 May 1873: no. 186).
S228. Perception and Instinct in the Lower Animals [lttE]. Nature 8: 302 (14 Aug. 1873: no. 198).
S228a. The Challenge: Its Acceptance, Trial, and Postponement [a discussion of the arrangements for another Bedford Canal experiment, consisting of twenty-three letters (including five from Wallace) plus editorial comment]. The Zetetic and Anti-Theorist 2(6 & 7): 41-42, 42, 42, 42, 43 (41-47) (Aug. & Sept. 1873). [contributed by John van Wyhe]
S229. review [of Advanced Text-book of Physical Geography (2nd ed.) by David Page, 1873]. Nature 8: 358-361 (4 Sept. 1873: no. 201).
S230. review [of A History of the Birds of Europe, Parts 18, 19 & 20 by Henry E. Dresser]. Nature 8: 380-381 (11 Sept. 1873: no. 202).
S231. Free-trade Principles
and the Coal Question [lttE]. The Daily News (London) no. 8546:
6d-e (16 Sept. 1873).
S232. African Travel [review of The Lands of Cazembe. Lacerda's Journey to Cazembe in 1798, etc. translated and annotated by Capt. R. F. Burton and published by the Royal Geographical Society, 1873; and The African Sketch Book by Winwood Reade, 1873]. Nature 8: 429-431 (25 Sept. 1873: no. 204).
S233. Lyell's Antiquity of Man [review of The Geological Evidences of the Antiquity of Man (4th ed.) by Charles Lyell, 1873]. Nature 8: 462-464 (2 Oct. 1873: no. 205).
S234. A Primeval Race [review of A Phrenologist Amongst the Todas; Or, The Study of a Primitive Tribe in South India: History, Character, Customs, Religion, Infanticide, Polyandry, Language by William E. Marshall, 1873; anonymous, but listed in the bibliography of Marchant (1916), and mentioned in a letter (item WP7/42/3, Natural History Museum London)]. Athenaeum no. 2403: 624-625 (15 Nov. 1873).
S235. Meyer's Exploration of New Guinea [lttE]. Nature 9: 102 (11 Dec. 1873: no. 215).
S236. Limitation of State
Functions in the Administration of Justice. Contemporary Review
23: 43-52 (Dec. 1873).
S237. The Origin of Man and of Civilisation [review of Man and Apes: An Exposition of Structural Resemblances and Differences Bearing Upon Questions of Affinity and Origin by St. George Mivart, 1873; and 'On the Origin of Savage Life: Opening Address Read Before the Literary and Philosophical Society of Liverpool, Oct. 6th, 1873' by Albert J. Mott, President]. Academy 5: 66-67 (17 Jan. 1874: no. 89).
S238. review [of The Naturalist in Nicaragua by Thomas Belt, 1873]. Nature 9: 218-221 (22 Jan. 1874: no. 221).
S239. review [of The Object and Method of Zoological Nomenclature by David Sharp, 1873]. Nature 9: 258-260 (5 Feb. 1874: no. 223).
S240. lttE [one of two printed as 'Animal Locomotion']. Nature 9: 301 (301) (19 Feb. 1874: no. 225).
S241. Animal Locomotion [lttE]. Nature 9: 403 (26 March 1874: no. 230).
S242. review [of Darwinism and Design; Or Creation by Evolution by George St. Clair, 1873; anonymous, but listed in the bibliography of Marchant (1916), and mentioned in a letter (item WP7/42/2, Natural History Museum London)]. Spectator 47: 535-536 (25 April 1874: no. 2391).
S243. A Defence of Modern
Spiritualism. Fortnightly Review 15 (n.s.; 21, o.s.): 630-657 (1
May 1874: no. 89, n.s.) / A Defence of Modern Spiritualism. Part II. Spirit-photographs.
Fortnightly Review 15 (n.s.; 21, o.s.): 785-807 (1 June 1874: no.
S244. Migration of Birds [lttE]. Nature
10: 459 (8 Oct. 1874: no. 258).
S245. Automatism of Animals [lttE]. Nature
10: 502-503 (22 Oct. 1874: no. 260).
S246. On the Arrangement of the Families Constituting the Order Passeres. Ibis 4 (3rd s.): 406-416 (Oct. 1874: no. 16, 3rd s.).
S246a. Vorwort. to Die Wissenschaftliche Ansicht der Uebernatürlichen [German edition of The Scientific Aspect of the Supernatural, translated by Gregor C. Wittig and edited by Alexander N. Aksákow; in part based on 'Note A,' added to p. 360 of the 1871 (2nd) edition of CTNS; in part incorporated into the Preface to On Miracles and Modern Spiritualism (1875); dated Januar 1874] (Oswald Mutze, Leipzig, 1874): (v)-x. [contributed by Dirk Backenkoehler]
S247. review [of Supplement to Harvesting Ants and Trap-door Spiders by J. Traherne Moggridge, 1874]. Nature 11: 245-246 (28 Jan. 1875: no. 274).
S248. Acclimatisation. in
Encyclopædia Britannica (9th ed., 25 vols., Adam & Charles
Black, Edinburgh, 1875-1889), Vol. 1: 84-90 (Jan. 1875). also
in reprinted editions, 1890, with same pagination.
S248ab. The Shape of the Earth. Our Late Interview with Mr. Hampden in the Gaol. [lttE 'Letter from Mr. Wallace' included with two others under this title]. The Chelmsford Chronicle no. 5750: 4e (4e-f) (26 Feb. 1875).
S248a. The Libel Case.--Summary Punishment. [article/N including transcript of Wallace's testimony in the John Hampden libel trial]. The Chelmsford Chronicle 12 March 1875: 7f-g. [contributed by John van Wyhe]
S248b. The Hampden-Wallace Libel Case [lttE concerning the John Hampden libel trial]. The Chelmsford Chronicle 19 March 1875: 4g-5a. [contributed by John van Wyhe]
S248c. The Antiquity of Man [portion of a letter to C. A. Wilson reported under this title as part of an article/N entitled 'Adelaide Philosophical Society']. South Australian Register no. 8871: 5f (5f-6c) (21 April 1875).
S249. review [of A History of the Birds of Europe, Parts 35 & 36 by Henry E. Dresser]. Nature 11: 485-486 (22 April 1875: no. 286).
S250. review [of Wanderings in the Interior of New Guinea by John A. Lawson, 1875]. Nature 12: 83-84 (3 June 1875: no. 292).
S251. Wallace and Spiritualism [note/N concerning Wallace's
continuing interest in spiritualism, including extract from a 2 May
1875 letter to Colonel Henry S. Olcott regarding Olcott's dedication
of his book People
From the Other World to Wallace and William Crookes]. The Daily
Graphic (New York) 7: 631e (22 May 1875: no. 687).
S252. review [of The Handy-book of Bees; Being a Practical Treatise on Their Profitable Management (2nd ed.) by A. Pettigrew, 1875; and A Manual of Bee-keeping by John Hunter, 1874]. Nature 12: 395 (9 Sept. 1875: no. 306).
S252a. Peach-house Borders [brief request for information; signed 'A. R. W.' and probably Wallace]. The Garden 8: 353b (23 Oct. 1875: no. 205).
S252b. River Scene, Java. in Treasure Spots of the World. A Selection of the Chief Beauties and Wonders of Nature and Art. ed. by Walter B. Woodbury (Ward, Lock, and Tyler, London, 1875): 2 unnumbered pages, plus photograph by W. B. Woodbury on third unnumbered page. [contributed by John van Wyhe]
S253. review [of Lessons From Nature, As Manifested in Mind and Matter by St. George Mivart, 1876]. Academy 9: 562-563 (10 June 1876: no. 214, n.s.) / Academy 9: 587-588 (17 June 1876: no. 215, n.s.).
S254. review [of Notes on Collecting and Preserving Natural-history Objects ed. by John E. Taylor, 1876]. Nature 14: 168 (22 June 1876: no. 347).
S255. A Sitting With Dr. Slade. The Spiritualist
(London) 9(4): 42 (25 Aug. 1876).
S256. Geographical Distribution of Animals [lttE correcting error made by a reviewer]. Athenaeum no. 2549: 311 (2 Sept. 1876).
S257. Address [given in Glasgow on 6 Sept. 1876 as
President of Section D, Biology, of the BAAS; divided into parts entitled
'On Some Relations of Living Things to Their Environment' and 'Rise and
Progress of Modern Views as to the Antiquity and Origin of Man']. in "Notices
and Abstracts of Miscellaneous Communications to the Sections" portion
of the Report of the British Association for the Advancement of Science
46 (1876) (John Murray, London, 1877): 100-119 (first
part: 101-110; second part: 110-119).
S257b. The Immediate Relief of Bulgaria [lttE]. The Daily News (London) no. 9479: 2e (8 Sept. 1876).
S258. The British Association at Glasgow [text of the discussion of
Prof. William F. Barrett's paper on spiritualism read at the 11 Sept.
1876 meeting of the Dept. of Anthropology, Section D, Biology, of the
BAAS, with the remarks of Wallace as Chair of the session]. The Spiritualist (London)
9(8): 88-94 (22 Sept. 1876). [extract here]
S258a. discussion/N [of 'The Rodiyas of Ceylon,' a paper by Bertram F. Hartshorne read in Glasgow at the early Sept. 1876 meeting of the Dept. of Anthropology, Section D, Biology, of the BAAS]. Nature 14: 488 (28 Sept. 1876: no. 361).
S259. lttE [dated 18 Sept., Glasgow; one of several
printed as 'A Spirit Medium']. The Times (London) no. 28738: 4f
(4f) (19 Sept. 1876).
S260. Erratum in Mr. Wallace's Address [lttE]. Nature 14: 473 (28 Sept. 1876: no. 361).
S261. Evidence of Mr. A. R. Wallace, President
of the Biological Section of the British Association for the Advancement
of Science [transcript of Wallace's testimony in the Henry Slade fraud
trial; part of an article/N entitled 'Evidence in Defence of Dr. Slade'].
The Spiritualist (London) 9(14): 161, 164 (160-161, 164-165) (3
S262. Mr. Wallace and His Reviewers [lttE]. Nature 15: 24 (9 Nov. 1876: no. 367).
S263. Dr. Carpenter on Mesmerism, etc. [lttE].
The Daily News (London) no. 9559: 2c (11 Dec. 1876).
S263a. Baron Reichenbach's Researches [lttE]. The Daily News (London) no. 9562: 2c (14 Dec. 1876).
S264. Dr. Carpenter on Spiritualism [lttE]. The
Daily News (London) no. 9566: 3f (19 Dec. 1876).
S265. Mr. G. H. Lewes's Exposure of Mrs. Hayden
[lttE]. Spectator 49: 1608 (23 Dec. 1876: no. 2530).
S266. review [of The Races of Man and Their Geographical Distribution (2nd ed.) from the German of Oscar Peschel, 1876]. Nature 15: 174-176 (28 Dec. 1876: no. 374).
S266aa. Spiritualism [lttE concerning Dr. William Carpenter's failure to attend seances]. The Daily News (London) no. 9574: 6c (28 Dec. 1876).
S266a. comments [brief remarks specially solicited by Mr. Harris for inclusion in his work]. in A Philosophical Treatise on the Nature and Constitution of Man by George Harris (George Bell & Sons, London, 1876): 372, 373 & 374 (Volume I), and 254 (Volume II). [contributed by Christine Garwood]
S266b. The Evils of the Drink Traffic and Their Remedy [lttE setting out a plan to curb drunkenness]. The Daily News (London) no. 9580: 3c (4 Jan. 1877).
S266c. A Correction [lttE correcting detail in S266b, on the dangers of drinking]. The Daily News (London) no. 9581: 2c (5 Jan. 1877).
S267. Glacial Drift in California [lttE]. Nature 15: 274-275 (25 Jan. 1877: no. 378).
S268. The "Hog-wallows" of California [lttE]. Nature 15: 431-432 (15 March 1877: no 385).
S268a. lttE [regarding points on which Wallace and Darwin differed, and Spiritualism; sent from Dorking, Surrey]. Inangahua Times (Reefton, New Zealand) 3: 2g (16 March 1877: no. 90).
The Comparative Antiquity of Continents, As Indicated by the Distribution
of Living and Extinct Animals [a paper read at the RGS meeting of 25 June
1877]. Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society 21 (1876-77),
no. 6: 505-534 (followed by an account of related discussion on pp. 534-535)
(19 Sept. 1877).
S270. review [of Mesmerism, Spiritualism, etc.,
Historically & Scientifically Considered by William B. Carpenter,
1877]. Quarterly Journal of Science 7 (n.s.; 14, o.s.): 391-416
S270a. (see S206)
S271. Spiritualism and Conjurors [lttE]. The Spiritualist (London) 11(7): 78 (17 August 1877: no. 260).
S272. The Colours of Animals
and Plants. I.--The Colours of Animals. Macmillan's Magazine 36:
384-408 (Sept. 1877: no. 215) / The Colours of Animals and Plants. II.--The
Colours of Plants. Macmillan's Magazine 36: 464-471 (Oct. 1877:
S273. Slate-writing Extraordinary [lttE]. Spectator
50: 1239-1240 (6 Oct. 1877: no. 2571).
S274. Hartlaub's Birds of Madagascar [review of
Die Vögel Madagascars und der Benachbarten Inselgruppen. Ein Beitrag
zur Zoologie der Äthiopischen Region. by Gustav Hartlaub, 1877;
anonymous, but obliquely referred to by Alfred Newton (Nature 17:
9-10), to whose comments Wallace later responded in S280]. Nature
16: 498-499 (11 Oct. 1877: no. 415).
S275. The Zoological Relations of Madagascar and Africa [lttE]. Nature 16: 548 (25 Oct. 1877: no. 417).
S276. lttE [concerning remarks by William B. Carpenter; one of several printed as 'Mr. Wallace and Reichenbach's Odyle']. Nature 17: 8 (8-9) (1 Nov. 1877: no. 418).
S277. lttE [concerning remarks by William B. Carpenter; one of several
printed as 'The Radiometer and Its Lessons']. Nature 17: 44 (43-44)
(15 Nov. 1877: no. 420).
S278. Bees Killed by Tritoma [lttE]. Nature 17: 45 (15 Nov. 1877: no. 420).
S279. Humming-birds. Fortnightly
Review 22 (n.s.; 28, o.s.): 773-791 (1 Dec. 1877: no. 132, n.s.).
S280. The Comparative Richness of Faunas and Floras Tested Numerically [lttE]. Nature 17: 100-101 (6 Dec. 1877: no. 423).
S281. Mr. Crookes and Eva Fay [lttE concerning William B. Carpenter's comments on the medium Eva Fay]. Nature 17: 101 (6 Dec. 1877: no. 423).
S282. Test Materialisation Séance With
Mr. W. Eglinton [signed "Alfred R. Wallace, William Tebb, William Williams
Clark"]. The Spiritualist (London) 11(23): 272 (7 Dec. 1877).
S283. Psychological Curiosities of Scepticism.
A Reply to Dr. Carpenter. Fraser's Magazine 16 (n.s.): 694-706
(Dec. 1877: no. 96).
S284. Northern Affinities of Chilian Insects [lttE]. Nature 17: 182-183 (3 Jan. 1878: no. 427).
S285. The Curiosities of Credulity. Athenaeum
no. 2620: 54-55 (12 Jan. 1878).
S285a. A Substitute for the Reincarnation Theory. The Spiritualist (London) 12(4): 43 (25 Jan. 1878).
S286. Distribution [by Alfred Russel Wallace and
William T. Thiselton Dyer]. in Encyclopædia Britannica (9th
ed., 25 vols., Adam & Charles Black, Edinburgh, 1875-1889), Vol. 7:
267-290 (pp. 267-286 by Wallace; pp. 286-290 by Thiselton Dyer) (Jan.
S287. Psychological Curiosities of Credulity [lttE concerning remarks by William B. Carpenter]. Athenaeum no. 2623: 157 (2 Feb. 1878).
S291. A Twenty Years' Error in the Geography of Australia [lttE]. Nature 18: 193-194 (20 June 1878: no. 451).
S291a. Eradicating Bindweed [brief request for information; signed 'A. R. W.' and probably Wallace]. The Garden 14: 143a (10 Aug. 1878: no. 351).
S292. Epping Forest. Fortnightly
Review 24 (n.s.; 30, o.s.): 628-645 (1 Nov. 1878: no. 143, n.s.).
S293. Remarkable Local Colour-variation in Lizards [lttE introducing remarks by the Baron de Basterot on color-variation in Capri lizards]. Nature 19: 4 (7 Nov. 1878: no. 472).
S294. Scilla autumnalis in Essex [note on distribution]. Journal of Botany 7 (n.s.): 346 (Nov. 1878).
S294a. discussion/N [of paper on spiritualism in Eastern lands by Capt. Richard Burton read at the British National Association of Spiritualists meeting of 2 Dec. 1878]. The Spiritualist (London) 13: 283 (271-275, 283-286) (13 Dec. 1878: no. 24).
S295. lttE [one of two printed as 'The Formation of Mountains']. Nature 19: 121 (121) (12 Dec. 1878: no. 476).
S296. discussion/N [of paper on the Australasian-Pacific races of man by S. J. Whitmee read at the Anthropological Institute meeting of 7 Jan. 1879]. Journal of the Anthropological Institute of Great Britain & Ireland 8: 367-368 (360-369) (1879).
S297. discussion/N [of paper on New Guinea tribes by W. G. Lawes read at the Anthropological Institute meeting of 7 Jan. 1879]. Journal of the Anthropological Instititute of Great Britain & Ireland 8: 377 (369-377) (1879).
S298. The Formation of Mountains [lttE]. Nature 19: 244 (16 Jan. 1879: no. 481).
S299. review [of Leisure-time Studies, Chiefly Biological: A Series of Essays and Lectures by Andrew Wilson, 1878]. Nature 19: 286-287 (30 Jan. 1879: no. 483).
S300. lttE [one of two printed as 'The Formation of Mountains']. Nature 19: 289 (289) (30 Jan. 1879: no. 483).
S301. New Guinea and Its Inhabitants.
Contemporary Review 34: 421-441 (Feb. 1879).
S302. Animals and Their Native
Countries. Nineteenth Century 5: 247-259 (Feb. 1879: no. 24).
S302a. discussion/N [of various papers and motions presented by others at meetings of the Club, 1879-1880]. Proceedings and Transactions of the Croydon Microscopical and Natural History Club From February 20th, 1878, to January 19th, 1881 (1881): vii, xx, xxv, xxxiv, xxxvi, xliii, xliv, xlv, lv-lvii, lviii. [extract here]
S303. Organisation and Intelligence [review of Habit and Intelligence: Essays on the Laws of Life and Mind (2nd ed.) by Joseph John Murphy, 1879; and Life and Habit by Samuel Butler, 1877]. Nature 19: 477-480 (27 March 1879: no. 491).
S304. Colour in Nature [review of The Colour Sense, Its Origin and Development; An Essay in Comparative Psychology by Grant Allen, 1879]. Nature 19: 501-505 (3 April 1879: no. 492).
S305. review [of The Evolution of Man: A Popular Exposition of the Principal Points of Human Ontogeny and Phylogeny by Ernst Haeckel, 1879]. Academy 15: 326-327 (12 April 1879: no. 362, n.s.) / Academy 15: 351-352 (19 April 1879: no. 363, n.s.).
S306. Reciprocity the True
Free Trade. Nineteenth Century 5: 638-649 (April 1879: no. 26).
S307. Waterton's Life and Travels [review of Wanderings in South America, the North-west of the United States, and the Antilles, in the Years 1812, 1816, 1820, and 1824 (new ed., ed. by Rev. John G. Wood) by Charles Waterton, 1879]. Nature 19: 576-578 (24 April 1879: no. 495).
S308. discussion [of comments by Grant Allen on S304; printed with Allen's letter as 'Colour in Nature']. Nature 19: 581 (580-581) (24 April 1879: no. 495).
S309. Did Flowers Exist During the Carboniferous Epoch? [lttE]. Nature 19: 582 (24 April 1879: no. 495).
S310. Bounties and Countervailing Duties [lttE followed by reply by the Editor]. Spectator 52: 531 (531) (26 April 1879: no. 2652).
S311. review [of Evolution, Old and New; Or, The Theories of Buffon, Dr. Erasmus Darwin, and Lamarck, As Compared With That of Mr. Charles Darwin by Samuel Butler, 1879]. Nature 20: 141-144 (12 June 1879: no. 502).
S313. Glacial Epochs and Warm Polar Climates [running
title for notice of books on glacial theory by James Croll, James Geikie,
George S. Nares, Oswald Heer & Julius Payer; anonymous, but referred
to in a letter from Wallace to Darwin dated 9 Jan. 1880 (Marchant, 1916,
p. 250)]. Quarterly Review 148: 119-135 (July 1879: no. 295).
S314. review [of Scientific Lectures by Sir John Lubbock, 1879]. Nature 20: 335-336 (7 Aug. 1879: no. 510).
S314a. A Gorilla at the Crystal Palace [newspaper accounts/N of the private showing of a living gorilla, including summaries of remarks made by Wallace at the event]. The Times (London) no. 29652: 10b (21 Aug. 1879); The Morning Post (London) no. 33432: 6d (21 Aug. 1879).
S315. review [of The Natural History of the Agricultural Ant of Texas by Henry Christopher McCook, 1879]. Nature 20: 501 (25 Sept. 1879: no. 517).
S315a. Memorial to Elliott Coues, Esquire, Assistant Surgeon United States Army [letter signed by Wallace and 36 others thanking Coues for his efforts regarding ornithological bibliography]. American Naturalist 13(9): 597-598 (Sept. 1879).
S316. Islands, As Illustrating the Laws of the Geographical Distribution of Animals [from a lecture delivered in the Hulme Town Hall, Manchester, 15 Oct. 1879]. in Science Lectures for the People. Eleventh Series (Manchester & London, April 1880): no. 1 (Jan. 1880; pp. 1-18).
S317. Wallace's Australasia [lttE]. Nature 20: 625-626 (30 Oct. 1879: no. 522).
S318. The Protective Colours of Animals. in Science
for All ed. by Robert Brown (5 vols., Cassell, Petter, Galpin &
Co., London, Paris & New York, 1877-1882), Vol. 2: 128-137 (Oct. 1879).
S319. Protective Mimicry in Animals. in Science for All ed. by Robert Brown (5 vols., Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co., London, Paris & New York, 1877-1882), Vol. 2: 284-296 (Oct. 1879).
S320. discussion/N [of paper on a Dutch expedition to Sumatra by P. J. Veth read at the RGS meeting of 10 Nov. 1879]. Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society & Monthly Record of Geography 1(12) (new monthly s.): 775-777 (759-777) (Dec. 1879).
S321. Popular Natural History [review of Animal Life; Being a Series of Descriptions of the Various Sub-kingdoms of the Animal Kingdom by E. Perceval Wright, 1879]. Nature 21: 232-235 (8 Jan. 1880: no. 532).
S321a. discussion/N [of 'The Future of Epping Forest,' a paper by William Paul read at the Society of Arts meeting of 28 Jan. 1880]. Journal of the Society of Arts (London) 28: 184 (177-185) (30 Jan. 1880). [contributed by James Moore]
S322. The Origin of Species
and Genera. Nineteenth Century 7: 93-106 (Jan. 1880: no. 35).
S322a. On the Peculiar Species of the British Fauna and Flora [lengthy abstract/U of a paper read at the Club meeting of 17 March 1880]. Proceedings and Transactions of the Croydon Microscopical and Natural History Club From February 20th, 1878, to January 19th, 1881 (1881): 58-60.
S323. Wallace's Australasia [lttE responding to published criticism]. Nature 21: 562 (15 April 1880: no. 546).
S323a. letter extract [from an 1880 letter to "his cousin" C. A. Wilson concerning a pest species; included with Wilson's contextual notes as a lttE entitled 'Phylloxera vastatrix']. South Australian Register (Adelaide) 45: 6g (8 May 1880: no. 10447).
S324. Two Darwinian Essays [review of Studies
in the Theory of Descent Pt. I by August Weismann, 1880; and Degeneration:
A Chapter in Darwinism by E. Ray Lankester, 1880]. Nature 22:
141-142 (17 June 1880: no. 555).
S325. Dr. Croll's Excentricity Theory [lttE]. Geological Magazine 7 (Decade II, n.s.), no. 6: 284-285 (June 1880).
S325a. Clerical Restrictions at the Universities [news story/N including an open memorial/N to Prime Minister Gladstone concerning the employ of clerics in university positions; signed by hundreds of noteworthies, including Wallace]. The Times (London) no. 29928: 10c (8 July 1880).
S325b. comments/N [on archeological and glacial subjects, offered during a field meeting of the Essex Field Club held on 24 July 1880]. Essex Field Club, Journal of Proceedings at Ordinary, Field, and Other Meetings 2: xxxiv-xxxvii (xxviii-xxxviii) (1882).
S326. European Caddis-flies [review of A Monographic Revision and Synopsis of the Trichoptera of the European Fauna by Robert McLachlan, 1874-1880]. Nature 22: 314-315 (5 Aug. 1880: no. 562).
S327. English and American Bee-keeping [review of books on bee-keeping by Henry Taylor (1880), James Robinson (1880), and Albert J. Cook (1879)]. Nature 22: 433-434 (9 Sept. 1880: no. 567).
S328. The Emotions and Senses of Insects [review of Insect Variety, Its Propagation and Distribution by Archibald H. Swinton, 1880]. Academy 18: 294-296 (23 Oct. 1880: no. 442, n.s.).
S329. How to Nationalize the
Land: A Radical Solution of the Irish Land Problem. Contemporary Review
38: 716-736 (Nov. 1880).
S330. review [of Siberia in Europe: A Visit to the Valley of the Petchora, in North-east Russia. With Descriptions of the Natural History, Migrations of Birds, etc. by Henry Seebohm, 1880]. Academy 18: 408-409 (4 Dec. 1880: no. 448, n.s.).
S331. Geological Climates [lttE]. Nature 23: 124 (9 Dec. 1880: no. 580).
S332. review [of New Guinea: What I Did and
What I Saw by Luigi M. D'Albertis, 1880]. Nature 23: 152-155
(16 Dec. 1880: no. 581) / Nature 23: 175-178 (23 Dec. 1880: no.
S333. Climates of Vancouver Island and Bournemouth [lttE]. Nature 23: 169 (23 Dec. 1880: no. 582).
S334. Correction of an Error in Island Life [lttE]. Nature 23: 195 (30 Dec. 1880: no. 583).
S334a. Wallace and Darwin [letter extract to James M. Peebles concerning a difference between Wallace's and Darwin's ideas on man]. in the Appendix to The Scientific Basis of Spiritualism by Epes Sargent (Colby & Rich, Publishers, Boston, 1880): 360-361.
S335. lttE [one of two printed as 'Geological Climates']. Nature 23: 217 (217) (6 Jan. 1881: no. 584).
S336. lttE [one of two printed as 'Geological Climates']. Nature 23: 266-267 (266-267) (20 Jan. 1881: no. 586).
S337. review [of Anthropology; An Introduction to the Study of Man and Civilization by Edward B. Tylor, 1881]. Nature 24: 242-245 (14 July 1881: no. 611).
S338. review [of Studies in the Theory of Descent Pt. II by August Weismann, 1881]. Nature 24: 457-458 (15 Sept. 1881: no. 620).
S339. lttE [written at the request of the Editor; one of two letters printed as 'Nationalisation of the Land']. Mark Lane Express 51: 1351a-b (1351a-c) (3 Oct. 1881).
Abstract of Four Lectures on the Natural History of Islands [from a series
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(pp. 12-17)) (1882).
S341. Nationalisation of the Land [letter to, and written at the request of, the Editor]. Mark Lane Express 51: 1383a-c (10 Oct. 1881).
S342. review [of The Head-hunters of Borneo: A Narrative of Travel Up the Mahakkam and Down the Barito; Also Journeyings in Sumatra by Carl Bock, 1881]. Nature 25: 3-4 (3 Nov. 1881: no. 627).
S342a. Butterflies [review of Butterflies: Their Structure, Changes, and Life-Histories, with Special Reference to American Forms by Samuel H. Scudder, 1881; anonymous, but mentioned in a letter (mss. item WP6/8/4(3), Natural History Museum London)]. Nature 25: 5-6 (3 Nov. 1881: no. 627).
S343. lttE [one of several printed as 'Nationalisation of the Land']. Mark Lane Express 51: 1544a-b (1544a-b) (14 Nov. 1881).
S344. The Land Question [lttE]. The Times (London) no. 30362: 11f (26 Nov. 1881).
S345. The Land Question [lttE]. The Times (London) no. 30371: 10d (7 Dec. 1881).
S345a. letter [to Mrs. T. L. Nichols concerning an imprisoned spiritualist; dated 16 July 1881]. in A Memorial to the Home Secretary in Behalf of Mrs. Susan Willis Fletcher, A Spiritualist, Unjustly Condemned to Twelve Months' Imprisonment With Hard Labour (London, 1881?): 44-45.
S346. The Land Question [lttE]. The Times (London) no. 30394: 3c (3 Jan. 1882).
S347. Land Nationalisation Society. Conference
This Day. [note/N summarizing the meeting and Wallace's address to it].
The Echo (London) no. 4075: 3c (16 Jan. 1882).
S348. review [of Vignettes From Nature by Grant Allen, 1881]. Nature 25: 381-382 (23 Feb. 1882: no. 643).
S349. review [of The Story of Our Museum; Showing How We Formed It, And What It Taught Us by Rev. Henry Housman, 1881]. Nature 25: 407-408 (2 March 1882: no. 644).
S350. Monkeys. Contemporary
Review 41: 417-430 (March 1882).
S351. review [of Rhopalocera Malayana: A Description of the Butterflies of the Malay Peninsula by William L. Distant, 1882]. Nature 26: 6-7 (4 May 1882: no. 653).
S352. review [of Studies in the Theory of Descent Pt. III by August Weismann, 1882]. Nature 26: 52-53 (18 May 1882: no. 655).
S353. Dr. Fritz Müller on Some Difficult
Cases of Mimicry. Nature 26: 86-87 (25 May 1882: no. 656).
S354. review [of Worked Examination Questions in Plane Geometrical Drawing by Frederick E. Hulme, 1882]. Nature 26: 103 (1 June 1882: no. 657).
S354a. The Nationalization of the Land [newspaper account/N describing Wallace's introduction of Henry George at a function in London]. Reynolds's Newspaper no. 1674: 5d (10 Sept. 1882).
S355. review [of Wanderings South and East by Walter Coote, 1882; and Pioneering in the Far East, And Journeyings to California in 1849, and the White Sea in 1878 by Ludwig Verner Helms, 1882; anonymous, but attributed to Wallace in the Index for Vol. 26, and mentioned in a letter (item WP6/8/4(3), Natural History Museum London)]. Nature 26: 476 (14 Sept. 1882: no. 672).
S356. lttE [one of several printed as 'Materialisation
and Exposures']. Light (London) 2: 447-448 (447-448) (7 Oct. 1882:
S356a. The Conduct of Public Physical Seances [open declaration on the proper conduct of "public or promiscuous" seances drawn up by a committee of the Central Association of Spiritualists; signed by scores of individuals, including Wallace]. Light (London) 2: 98-99 (18 Nov. 1882: no. 98). [later reprinted in Light numerous times]
S357. review [of The Sportman's Handbook to Practical Collecting, Preserving, and Artistic Setting Up of Trophies and Specimens (2nd ed.) by Rowland Ward, 1882]. Nature 27: 146 (14 Dec. 1882: no. 685).
S357a. Our Better Moments [lttE dated 29 Dec. 1882 introducing a poem by Wallace's younger brother Herbert]. Light (London) 3: 2 (6 Jan. 1883: no. 105).
S358aa. Mr. Wallace on Land Nationalization [lttE dated 29 January]. Pall Mall Gazette no. 5594: 2a-b (3 Feb. 1883).
S358ab. Land Nationalization.--A Correction [lttE dated 10 February making a correction to S358aa]. Pall Mall Gazette no. 5602: 2a-b (13 Feb. 1883).
S358a. letter [read at a LNS-sponsored meeting in Bristol, responding to Alfred Marshall's lectures on Henry George's Progress and Poverty; printed as part of a news story/N covering the event titled 'The Nationalisation of the Land']. The Western Daily Press (Bristol) no. 7734: 3e (17 March 1883).
S359. lttE [one of two printed as 'Difficult Cases of Mimicry']. Nature 27: 481-482 (481-482) (22 March 1883: no. 699).
S360. On the Value of the "Neoarctic" as One of
the Primary Zoological Regions [lttE]. Nature 27: 482-483 (22 March
1883: no. 699).
S360a. Progress and Poverty [lttE responding to a lttE by Alfred Marshall (printed 17 March 1883) that responded to item 358a above]. The Western Daily Press (Bristol) no. 7739: 3c (23 March 1883).
S361. President's Address, Summarised [summary/U
of Wallace's address to the second annual meeting of the LNS, 27 June
1883]. in Report of the Land Nationalization Society. 1881-3. (Land
Nationalization Society, London, 1883): (5)-6.
S361a. Pentstemons [lttE]. The Garden 23: 582a (30 June 1883: no. 606).
S362. review [of Ants and Their Ways by Rev. W. Farren White, 1883]. Nature 28: 293-294 (26 July 1883: no. 717).
S363. review [of Manual of Taxidermy; A Complete Guide in Collecting and Preserving Birds and Mammals by Charles J. Maynard, 1883]. Nature 28: 317-318 (2 Aug. 1883: no. 718).
S364. How Land Nationalisation Will Benefit Householders, Labourers, and Mechanics. Land Nationalisation Society Tract no. 3: Land Nationalisation Society, London, n.d. (probably published in 1882 or before 27 June in 1883); pp. (1)-7.
S365. The "Why" and the "How"
of Land Nationalisation. I. Macmillan's Magazine 48: 357-368 (Sept.
1883: no. 287) / II. Macmillan's Magazine 48: 485-493 (Oct. 1883:
S365a. letter [to Raphael Meldola, supporting
exploration of the Deneholes at Grays, and read during the 27 October
1883 meeting of the Essex Field Club]. Essex Field Club, Journal of
Proceedings 4: lx (lviii-lxi) (1892).
S366. Lord Jersey on Land Nationalization [lttE]. The Times (London) no. 30964: 12a (30 Oct. 1883).
S367. Mr. Wallace's Reply to Mr. T. Mellard Reade on the Age of the Earth [lttE]. Geological Magazine 10 (Decade II, n.s.), no. 10: 478-480 (Oct. 1883).
S368. letter [of support to the Berne International
Anti-Vaccination Congress held on 28 Sept. 1883 "and following days"].
The Vaccination Inquirer and Health Review 5: 160 (Nov. 1883: no.
S368a. Mr. S. Smith, M. P., on Land Nationalisation [lttE]. Liverpool
Daily Post no. 8866: 7h-i (4 Dec. 1883).
S368ab. discussion/N [included as part of a
news story/N entitled 'Posthumous Paper by Darwin'; contributed to the
LSL meeting of 6 Dec. 1883, which included George Romanes' reading of
Charles Darwin's so-called "posthumous" essay on instinct].
The Times (London) no. 30997: 10e (7 Dec. 1883).
S368ac. Man and Evolution [lttE on how evolution and natural selection apply to the development of the human mind]. The Daily News (London) no. 11760: 6b (22 Dec. 1883).
S368b. Appendix VII. Correspondence With Mr. A. R. Wallace. [several exchanges of letters with Thomas Sellar, concerning the evaluation of the 1814 Sutherland evictions given in the first edition of Land Nationalisation]. in The Sutherland Evictions of 1814; Former and Recent Statements Respecting Them Examined by Thomas Sellar (Longmans, Green, and Co., London, 1883): lxxv-xcii.
S369. lttE [one of several printed as 'Mr. [Henry] George's Theories']. The Times (London) no. 31042: 3a-b (3a-b) (29 Jan. 1884).
S369a. The Land Nationalisation Scheme of Mr. A. R. Wallace [summary/N of a lecture Wallace gave at Bristol on 6 February 1884]. The Western Daily Press (Bristol) no. 8013: 3a (7 Feb. 1884).
S370a. comment [short positive comment on William Tebbs' Compulsory Vaccination in England]. Vaccination Inquirer and Health Review 5: 235 (March 1884: no. 60).
S370b. Sutherlandia spectabilis [lttE]. The Garden 25: 441b (24 May 1884: no. 653).
S371. How to Experiment in Land Nationalisation. Land Nationalisation Society Tract no. 8: Land Nationalisation Society, London, n.d. (probably published in late 1883 or 1884); pp. (1)-3.
S371a. President's Address [to the third annual meeting of the LNS, 18 June 1884]. in Report of the Land Nationalisation Society. 1883-4. (LNS, London, 1884): (5)-22.
S371b. Gas Water v. Wireworm [brief request for information; signed 'A. R. W.' and probably Wallace]. The Garden 25: 544b (28 June 1884: no. 658).
S371c. Datura meteloides [brief note offering to supply seeds]. The Garden 26: 352a (25 Oct. 1884: no. 675).
S372. Two Bee Books [review of A Collection of Papers on Bee-keeping in India published by the Dept. of Revenue and Agriculture, Government of India, 1883; and The Honey-bee; Its Nature, Homes, and Products by William H. Harris, 1884]. Nature 31: 1-2 (6 Nov. 1884: no. 784).
S373. review [of Éléments de Mécanique, Avec de Nombreux Exercises by "F. I. C."]. Nature 31: 78 (27 Nov. 1884: no. 787).
S374. (To Members of Parliament and Others.)
Forty-five Years of Registration Statistics, Proving Vaccination to Be
Both Useless and Dangerous. E. W. Allen, London, Dec. 1884 or Jan.
1885; pp. (1)-38 (in two parts: 'Part I. Small-pox Mortality and Vaccination.'
(pp. 3-24) and 'Part II. Comparative Mortality of the Vaccinated and the
Unvaccinated.' (pp. 25-38)); fold-out.
S374a. Church Funds: How to Use Them [lttE]. The Daily News (London) no. 12097: 5c-5d (19 Jan. 1885).
S375. How to Cause Wealth to Be More Equally Distributed
[from a paper read in Prince's Hall, Piccadilly, on 30 Jan. 1885]. in
Industrial Remuneration Conference; The Report of the Proceedings and
Papers (Cassell & Co., Ltd., London, Paris, New York, & Melbourne,
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S376. The Industrial Remuneration Conference [lttE "correcting misapprehension" concerning the aims and methods of the LNS]. The Times (London) no. 31360: 6d (3 Feb. 1885); also printed as 'The Industrial Remuneration Conference and Land Nationalisation' in The Daily News (London) no. 12110: 3a (3 Feb. 1885).
S376aa. Mr. Auberon Herbert on Land Prophets [lttE dated 20 March]. Pall Mall Gazette no. 6248: 2a-b (21 March 1885).
S376a. Vaccination Judged by Its Results. Pall
no. 6250: 1-2 (24 March 1885).
S377. review [of Differential Calculus for Beginners, With a Selection of Easy Examples by Alexander Knox, 1885]. Nature 31: 527 (9 April 1885: no. 806).
S378. The Colours of Arctic Animals [lttE]. Nature
31: 552 (16 April 1885: no. 807).
S379. Modern Spiritualism. Are Its Phenomena in Harmony With Science?
The Sunday Herald (Boston) 26 April 1885: 9c-d.
S380. President's Address [to the fourth annual
meeting of the LNS, 13 May 1885]. in Report of the Land Nationalisation
Society. 1884-5. (LNS, London, 1885): (5)-15.
S381. review [of A Naturalist's Wanderings in the Eastern Archipelago, A Narrative of Travel and Exploration From 1878 to 1883 by Henry O. Forbes, 1885]. Nature 32: 218-220 (9 July 1885: no. 819).
S382. The "Journal of Science" on Spiritualism
[a reply to criticism of S379 by "R. M. N."]. Light (London) 5:
327-328 (11 July 1885: no. 236).
S383. Harmony of Spiritualism With Science [a reply to criticism of S379 by Frederick F. Cook]. Light (London) 5: 352 (25 July 1885: no. 238).
S383aa. Illegal Roadside Enclosures [lttE]. The Daily News (London) no. 12310: 3e (24 Sept. 1885).
S383a. Gesnerads in Greenhouses [brief request for information; signed 'A. R. W., Godalming']. The Garden 28: 477c (7 Nov. 1885: no. 729).
S384. review [of The Wanderings of Plants and Animals From Their First Home by Victor Hehn, 1885]. Nature 33: 170-171 (24 Dec. 1885: no. 843).
S384aa. lttE [one of two printed as 'Three Acres and a Cow' concerning land reform]. The Daily News (London) no. 12390: 7b (7b) (26 Dec. 1885).
S384a. Alfred Russel Wallace, LL.D. [one of many short responses collected into a book]. in Andrew Reid, ed., Why I Am a Liberal: Being Definitions and Personal Confessions of Faith by the Best Minds of the Liberal Party (Cassell & Co., Ltd., London et al., 1885): 103-104.
S385. State-tenants Versus Freeholders.
Land Nationalisation Society Tract no. 15: The Land Nationalisation Society,
London, n.d. (probably published in the second half of 1885 or the first
half of 1886); pp. (1)-7.
S385a. The Condition of the Working Man [lttE replying to Sir Robert Giffen's comments on the well-being of the average worker]. The Daily News (London) no. 12418: 2b (28 Jan. 1886).
S386. President's Address [summary/U of Wallace's address to the fifth annual meeting of the LNS, 29 June 1886]. in Report of the Land Nationalisation Society. 1885-6. (Land Nationalisation Society, London, 1886): (3)-7.
S387. The Depression of Trade, Its Causes and
Its Remedies [delivered 18 June 1886 in Kinnaird Hall,
Dundee]. in The Claims of Labour; A Course of Lectures Delivered
in Scotland in the Summer of 1886, On Various Aspects of the Labour
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S388. Central American Entomology [review of Biologia Centrali-Americana. Insecta: Coleoptera Vol. III, Part 2, Malacodermata by Rev. Henry Stephen Gorham, 1880-86; and Vol. V, Longicornia by Henry W. Bates and Bruchides by David Sharp, 1879-86]. Nature 34: 333-334 (12 Aug. 1886: no. 876).
S389. Romanes Versus Darwin. An Episode
in the History of the Evolution Theory. Fortnightly Review 40 (n.s.;
46, o.s.): 300-316 (1 Sept. 1886: no. 237, n.s.).
S390. lttE [one of several printed as 'Physiological Selection and the Origin of Species']. Nature 34: 467-468 (467-468) (16 Sept. 1886: no. 881).
S391. Note on Compensation to Landlords.
Land Nationalisation Society Tract no. 16: Land Nationalisation Society,
London, n.d. (probably published in late summer or early autumn 1886,
per information provided in Report of the Land Nationalisation Society.
1886-7.); pp. (1)-4.
S391a. The Wind as a Seed-carrier [a paper read in Boston on 11 Nov. 1886 at the semi-annual meeting of the National Academy of Sciences]. summary/N printed as part of an article entitled 'The Fall Meeting of the National Academy' in Science 8: 450 (448-450) (19 Nov. 1886: no. 198).
S392. review [of Lessons in Elementary Dynamics arranged by Henry G. Madan, 1886]. Nature 35: 51 (18 Nov. 1886: no. 890).
S392a. Alfred Russel Wallace, LL.D. [an essay on independent government for Ireland]. in Ireland: A Book of Light on the Irish Problem ed. by Andrew Reid (Longmans, Green & Co., London, 1886): 42-50.
S393. Oceanic Islands: Their Physical and Biological Relations [synopsis/P of a lecture delivered at the American Geographical Society meeting of 11 Jan. 1887]. Bulletin of the American Geographical Society 19(1): 1-17 (followed on pp. 17-21 by related material by D. Morris originally printed in Nature) (1887).
S394. The American School of Evolutionists [review of The Origin of the Fittest: Essays on Evolution by Edward D. Cope, 1887]. The Nation (New York) 44: 121-123 (10 Feb. 1887: no. 1128).
S395. Mr. Romanes on Physiological Selection [letter dated 30 Jan., Washington, U. S. A.]. Nature 35: 366 (17 Feb. 1887: no. 903).
S396. Letter From Dr. Alfred R. Wallace, In Re
Mrs. Ross [dated 23 Feb., Washington, D. C.; concerning William James
and the medium Mrs. Ross]. Banner of Light (Boston) 60(25): 4d-e
(5 March 1887).
S397. review [of The Origin of the Fittest: Essays on Evolution by Edward D. Cope, 1887; signed 'A. H.' but referred to in My Life (Vol. 2, p. 133)]. The Independent (New York) 39: 335-336 (17 March 1887: no. 1998).
S397a. Science and Immortality [article/N posting results of an inquiry
made among a number of luminaries; Wallace's short response one of many
printed (and is followed by some excerpts from S379)]. The Christian
Register (Boston) 66(14): 213c-d (210d-215d) (7 April 1887).
S397b. Scientific Lectures by Alfred R. Wallace, LL.D., at the Avon Theater [newspaper item/N including an invitation to Wallace by the citizenry of Stockton, California, to give a course of lectures there; Wallace's response, dated 24 May 1887, is included]. The Mail (Stockton) 15(95): 2h (31 May 1887). [contributed by John van Wyhe]
S398. If a Man Die, Shall He Live Again? [a lecture given at Metropolitan
Temple, San Francisco, on 5 June 1887]. Golden Gate (San Francisco)
4(21): 1 (11 June 1887).
S399. letter [extract from letter on American land taxes read at the sixth annual meeting of the LNS, 8 June 1887; dated 8 Feb., Washington, D. C.]. in Report of the Land Nationalisation Society. 1886-7. (Land Nationalisation Society, London, 1887): 7.
S400. Professor Wallace's Séance With Fred Evans [newspaper item/N
including a short note by Wallace attesting to the accuracy of the story].
Golden Gate (San Francisco) 4(20): 4b-c (4 June 1887).
S401. American Museums. The
Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University. Fortnightly Review
42 (n.s.; 48, o.s.): 347-359 (1 Sept. 1887: no. 249, n.s.).
S402. The British Museum and American Museums [lttE]. Nature 36: 530-531 (6 Oct. 1887: no. 936).
S403. Land Lessons From America [from an address delivered at Essex Hall, Essex Street, Strand, on 1 Nov. 1887]. Land Nationalisation Tract no. 18: LNS, London, n.d.; pp. (1)-15.
S405. Note on American Museums and the British Museum [lttE]. Fortnightly Review 42 (n.s.; 48, o.s.): 740 (1 Nov. 1887: no. 251, n.s.).
S405a. comments [portions of a solicited letter from Wallace sent to "A," and included in the latter's lttE concerning bio-phosphorescence entitled 'Living Lights']. Science 10: 227 (226-227) (4 Nov. 1887: no. 248).
S406. The Antiquity of Man
in North America. Nineteenth Century 22: 667-679 (Nov. 1887: no.
S407. address [Presidential Address to the seventh annual meeting of the LNS, 8 May 1888]. in Report of the Land Nationalisation Society, 1887-8 (Land Nationalisation Society, London, 1888): 10-16.
S408. replies [to questions regarding land purchase and rental posed during the seventh annual meeting of the LNS, 8 May 1888]. in Report of the Land Nationalisation Society, 1887-8 (Land Nationalisation Society, London, 1888): 23-24.
S408a. Paraffin Moulds of Spirit Hands [lttE introducing a communication from Darius Lyman concerning a form of spiritualistic manifestation]. Light (London) 8: 300 (300-301) (23 June 1888: no. 390).
S409. Account of a Spiritualistic Test. Nellie Morris. [a letter by Wallace introducing a series of letters by others concerning this subject]. Journal of the Society for Psychical Research 3 (1887-1888): 273-274 (273-288) (June 1888: no. 51).
S410. Mr. Gulick on Divergent Evolution [lttE]. Nature 38: 490-491 (20 Sept. 1888: no. 986).
S410a. Peasant Proprietorship or Land Nationalization for Ireland [lttE]. Pall Mall Gazette no. 7361: 11a-b 19 Oct. 1888).
S411. Nellie Morris [edited discussion/N concerning
the "spirit" Nellie Morris consisting of three letters by Wallace and
several by others]. Journal of the Society for Psychical Research
3 (1887-1888): 313-314, 315, 316-317 (312-318) (Oct. 1888: no. 55).
S411a. letter extract [to George Lacy (?), concerning Wallace's system of terminable annuities in land reform; n.d.]. in Liberty and Law by George Lacy (Swan Sonnenschein, Lowery & Co., London, 1888): 331-332.
S412. Introductory Note by Alfred R. Wallace. to A Colonist's Plea for Land Nationalisation by Arthur J. Ogilvy (Land Nationalisation Tract no. 23: Land Nationalisation Society, London, n.d. (probably published in 1888)): (2).
S413. Which Are the Highest Butterflies? [lttE introducing remarks by W. H. Edwards on Colorado butterflies]. Nature 39: 611-612 (25 April 1889: no. 1017).
S414. Address [Presidential Address to the eighth
annual meeting of the LNS, 20 June 1889; includes notice of Poverty
and the State by Herbert V. Mills (1889)]. in Report of the Land
Nationalisation Society, 1888-9 (Land Nationalisation Society, London,
S414a. Marsh Gentian [lttE signed 'A. R. W., Parkstone, Dorset']. The Garden 36: 233a (7 Sept. 1889: no. 929).
S415. Lamarck versus Weismann [lttE]. Nature 40: 619-620 (24 Oct. 1889: no. 1043).
S416. lttE [one of two printed as 'Mr. Angelo Lewis and Dr. Monck' concerning the medium Francis W. Monck]. Journal of the Society for Psychical Research 4 (1889-90): 143-144 (143-146) (Oct. 1889: no. 63).
S417. Protective Coloration of Eggs [lttE introducing remarks by Rev. Fred. F. Grensted]. Nature 41: 53 (21 Nov. 1889: no. 1047).
S418. letter [responding to an inquiry regarding "The Star's" (London?) comments on Wallace's support of land nationalisation and socialism]. Land and Labor no. 1: 7-8 (Nov. 1889).
S419. The Action of Natural Selection in Producing Old Age, Decay, and Death [added as footnote to essay/N entitled 'The Duration of Life'; written "between 1865 and 1870," according to source]. in Essays Upon Heredity and Kindred Biological Problems by August Weismann, authorised translation ed. by Edward B. Poulton, Selmar Schönland, and Arthur E. Shipley (The Clarendon Press, Oxford, Dec. 1889): 23 (5-35).
S420. testimony [the text of testimony Wallace presented before a Royal
Commission on vaccination on 26 Feb., 5 March, 12 March & 21 May 1890].
in Third Report of the Royal Commission Appointed to Inquire Into the
Subject of Vaccination; With Minutes of Evidence and Appendices (printed
for Her Majesty's Stationery Office by Eyre & Spottiswoode, London,
24 Dec. 1890): 6-35, 121-131 (plus Appendix 2: 'Papers Handed in by Mr.
Alfred Russel Wallace 26 February and 21 May,' consisting of Diagrams
and Tables A through P).
S421. review [of A Naturalist Among the Head-hunters. Being an Account of Three Visits to the Solomon Islands in the Years 1886, 1887, and 1888. by Charles Morris Woodford, 1890]. Nature 41: 582-583 (24 April 1890: no. 1069).
S421a. Mr. Bellamy's "Looking Backward"
[lttE]. Light (London) 10: 207 (26 April 1890: no. 486).
S421b. Mr. Bellamy's "Looking Backward" [lttE]. Light (London) 10: 231 (10 May 1890: no. 488).
S421c. letter extract [to T. D. A. Cockerell, printed in his article 'What Are the Uses of Bright Colors in Hymenoptera?']. Entomological News and Proceedings of the Entomological Section, Academy Natural Sciences, Philadelphia 1(5): 66 (65-68) (May 1890).
S422. The Instability of Peasant-proprietorship--The Necessity of Rent [first part of an article/N entitled 'The New Round Table: Land Nationalisation' with contributions from 10 writers]. Westminster Review 133(5): 541-543 (541-559) (May 1890).
S422a. Is Pre-existence a Necessary Corollary of Future Existence? [lttE concerning reincarnation]. Light (London) 10: 290 (14 June 1890: no. 493).
S423. Presidential Address Delivered by Dr.
Alfred R. Wallace, at the Ninth Annual Meeting, June 19th, 1890 (Land
Nationalisation Society Tract no. 33: Land Nationalisation Society, London,
June 1890; pp. (1)-12); also printed untitled in Land and Labor
no. 9: 2-5 (July 1890).
S424. review [of The Colours of Animals: Their Meaning and Use Especially Considered in the Case of Insects by Edward B. Poulton, 1890]. Nature 42: 289-291 (24 July 1890: no. 1082).
S425. Birds and Flowers [lttE]. Nature 42: 295 (24 July 1890: no. 1082).
S425a. Pre-existence [lttE concerning reincarnation]. Light (London) 10: 362 (26 July 1890: no. 499).
S426. Taxation or Compensation [lttE sent in response
to queries regarding Wallace's LNS annual meeting address]. The Democrat
(London) 6(8): 192 (1 Aug. 1890).
S427. Human Selection. Fortnightly Review
48 (n.s.; 54, o.s.): 325-337 (1 Sept. 1890: no. 285, n.s.).
S427a. The Treatment of the Jews in Russia [news story/N including an open requisition inviting the Lord Mayor to take part in a public meeting on this subject; signed by dozens of noteworthies, including Wallace]. The Times (London) no. 33168: 8c (13 Nov. 1890).
S428. Dr. Romanes on Physiological Selection [lttE]. Nature 43: 79 (27 Nov. 1890: no. 1100).
S429. Dr. Romanes on Physiological Selection [lttE]. Nature 43: 150 (18 Dec. 1890: no. 1103).
S429a. letter extract [to B. O. Flower, editor of The Arena, commending the magazine for its content and orientation; included in an ad for the magazine]. Political Science Quarterly 5(4): 755 (Dec. 1890).
S430. Are There Objective Apparitions? Arena
3: 129-146 (Jan. 1891: no. 14).
S431. An English Nationalist. Alfred Russell [sic]
Wallace Converted by Bellamy's Book. [note/N containing extracts from
two Wallace letters concerning Richard T. Ely's book An Introduction
to Political Economy (1889)]. New York Times no. 12303: 9d
(1 Feb. 1891).
S432. Modern Biology and Psychology [review of Animal Life and Intelligence by C. Lloyd Morgan, 1890]. Nature 43: 337-341 (12 Feb. 1891: no. 1111).
S433. Remarkable Ancient Sculptures From North-west
America [notice of Sculptured Anthropoid Ape Heads Found In or Near
the Valley of the John Day River, A Tributary of the Columbia River, Oregon
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S434. What Are Phantasms, And Why Do They Appear?
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