Discusses enclosed MS of CD's review [of G. R. Waterhouse, A natural history of the Mammalia, vol. 1 (1846); Collected papers 1: 214–17].
Down Farnborough Kent
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Yours very faithfully | C. Darwin
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- f1 1000.f1CD's unsigned review of George Robert Waterhouse's A natural history of the Mammalia vol. 1, Marsupiata (Waterhouse 1846–8). It appeared in the January 1847 issue of the Annals and Magazine of Natural History 19: 53–6 (see Collected papers 1: 214–17).
- f2 1000.f2CD refers, not to his manuscript, but to p. 537 of Waterhouse's volume, which is quoted in the review. CD's copy of Waterhouse 1846–8 is in the Darwin Library–CUL, in the original parts, the earliest numbers of which are dated 1845.