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Letter 2570

Darwin, C. R. to Murray, John (b)

4 Dec [1859]

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    Thanks JM for trouble taken with French edition [of Journal of researches].

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    Is glad 3000 copies of 2d ed. [of Origin] will be printed.

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Ilkley Wells ⇒ Any future letter to be addressed “Down Bromley Kent”

Dec. 4th

My dear Sir

I am very much obliged for your note & all the trouble you have so kindly taken about French Edition.— I have written to Mad. Belloc.

I return papers signed & witnessed.

I quite agree to all you say. & do not care for extra copies of Kingsley's sentence.

I am very glad of 3000 copies, but you must not run risk for my sake. I will not delay Printers.— I write briefly to save your time.—

Yours truly obliged | C. Darwin

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    f1 2570.f1
    See letter to John Murray, 2 December [1859].
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    f2 2570.f2
    CD's letter to Louise Swanton Belloc has not been found.
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    f3 2570.f3
    See letter to John Murray, 2 December [1859].
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