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Dear Miss *Burch
Thank you so much for your letter of yesterday about "Stavrogin's Confession", and for the trouble you have taken.
There has never been an agreement signed by me, or by Newman Wolsey, only an exchange of letters. In time I should probably [illeg.] but the rights have been acquired by Allen & Unwin: they always "rescue' [2 words illeg.] problem by [illeg.] authors copyrights. - Newman Wolsey is my fourth bankrupt publisher.
Yours sincerely | S. S. Koteliansky
1. Aline Burch
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