Geo[rge] H. Warner


John Muir


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CHARLES DUDLEY WARNER,Editor-in-Chief.HAMILTON WRIGHT MABIE,LUCIA GILBERT RUNKLE,GEORGE H. WARNER,Associate Editors.LIBRARY OF THE WORLD'S BEST LITERATURE,EDITORIAL ROOMS, 91 & 93 FIFTH AVENUE.J. A. HILL & CO., Publishers,CABLE: "TITIMALO, NEW YORK.NEW YORK, 24th December 1897John Muir Esq.Martinez, CaliforniaMy dear Mr Muir1 send you a check for $82.50, designed to be in payment for the article you were so good as to give us on Linnaeus. This is at the rate per thousand words which we have paid the eastern writers, and I hope it will be satisfactory to you.I have had the pleasure of spreading your mountaineering book abroad to some extent, and it has given the greatest pleasure to my friends, some of whom are now reading it at their winter firesides with delight.I hope you will let me see you if you ever come east again.Allow me once more to express my gratification and pleasure at the good word you said for Linnaeus, andBelieve meYours very sincerely[illegible]


New York

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