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Letter 4002

Lubbock, John to Darwin, C. R.

20 Feb 1863

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    Dining arrangements.


15, Lombard Street. E.C.

20 Feb/63

My dear Mr. Darwin

I could not answer your kind note at once, my plans being very undecided.

If however it would suit you I should much like to dine with you on Sunday.

Will you kindly send me a line to Chiselhurst.

Yours affec— | John Lubbock

C Darwin Esq

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    f1 4002.f1
    The letter to Lubbock has not been found.
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    f2 4002.f2
    Emma Darwin recorded in her diary (DAR 242) that John Lubbock dined at Down House on Sunday 22 February 1863.
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    Lubbock resided in Chislehurst, Kent, a village about five miles north of Down.
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