Letter from Effingham Wilson to Robert Owen

Scope and Content

Manuscript letter, in which Wilson declines publishing Owen's manuscript [for the Book of The New Moral World, this despite believing in the "systems" advocated in it. His cites his reasons as the present state of "Political excitement" which is ensuring "Literature" has little attention upon it. If Owen wished to publish the manuscript on his own account, then Wilson will assist him in this.

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Stamped number: 803