His health has suddenly failed. He is leaving home for one week's rest.
Has informed William Clowes that he will begin correcting on the 27th.
My dear Sir
My health has suddenly quite failed. I leave home tomorrow for one weeks
rest. I have written to M
Yours very sincerely | C. Darwin Down Bromley Kent
- f1 2463a.f1Dated by the relationship to the letter to J. D. Hooker, 18 [May 1859].
- f2 2463a.f2See letter to J. D. Hooker 18 [May 1859]. CD visited Moor Park hydropathic establishment from 21 to 28 May 1859 (‘Journal’; Appendix II).
- f3 2463a.f3William Clowes was Murray's usual printer. CD began reading proof-sheets on 25 May (‘Journal’; Appendix II).