Thanks JP for beautiful book [? The rivers, mountains and sea-coast of Yorkshire, 2d ed. (1855)].
Down Bromley Kent
My dear Phillips
I have received this morning your very kind present; but I am almost ashamed to accept so beautiful a book in return for my old & dry works on Rocks.—
With very sincere thanks. Believe me. Yours very truly | Ch. Darwin
- f1 1828.f1Dated by the relationship to the letter to John Phillips, 18 January .
- f2 1828.f2Phillips 1855. CD's copy is in the Darwin Library–Down. The work includes a series of views of Yorkshire taken from sketches by Phillips.
- f3 1828.f3Geology of ‘Beagle’. See letter to John Phillips, 18 January , n. 6.