Sidney Webb to Ernest Darwin Simon

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Copy typescript letter written from Passfield Corner, Liphook addressed to 'My Dear Simon' (letter later appeared in the New Statesman. 14 Dec 1935). Refers to the publication of 'our monstrous book' and reaction of Louis Fischer - 6000 copies of the private subscription edition have been sold. Congratulates him on his publication 'Education for Citizenship in Secondary Schools'. Sends greetings to Lady Simon 'an invaluable recruit to the Labour Party'.