Alix von Cotta to Nelly

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Cotta writing from Alfeld, Hanover. Thanks for letter and book 'Vice-Versa' sent from Switzerland; pleased to hear of her application for head mistressship at Manchester School. New prospects also opened for her; a letter from one of the Crown Princesses' confidantes proposing she went to Berlin in Oct 1883 to get acquainted with the Victoria Lyceum with a view to becoming its head.