Thanks for six copies of Journal of researches [1860 ed.].
Down Bromley Kent
My dear Sir
I write one line to thank you very sincerely for your too magnificent present of six copies of my Journal.— It looks excellently, & I am greatly pleased at my creditable appearance in a green coat.— With very many thanks
My dear Sir | Yours sincerely | C. Darwin
- f1 2810.f1The year is given by the publication of a reprint edition of Journal of researches.
- f2 2810.f2The 1860 edition of Journal of researches, the tenth-thousand printed, was published in the same green cloth binding as Origin (Freeman 1977, p. 36). Previous editions published by Murray had been bound in red cloth.