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Letter 2810

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

18 May [1860]

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    Thanks for six copies of Journal of researches [1860 ed.].

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Down Bromley Kent

May 18th

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

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    f1 2810.f1
    The year is given by the publication of a reprint edition of Journal of researches.
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    f2 2810.f2
    The 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.
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