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Letter 3246

Darwin, C. R. to Lyell, Charles

6 Sept [1861]

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    Sends an enclosure [a letter from T. F. Jamieson, see 3247].

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    "I am smashed to atoms about Glen Roy. My paper was one long gigantic blunder."

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Down Bromley Kent

Sept 6th.

My dear Lyell

I think the enclosed is worth your reading. I am smashed to atoms about Glen Roy. My paper was one long gigantic blunder from beginning to end.

Eheu. Eheu. | Ever yours | C. Darwin

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    f1 3246.f1
    Letter from T. F. Jameson, 3 September 1861.
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    f2 3246.f2
    See letter to T. F. Jamieson, 6 September [1861] and Rudwick 1974.
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