Encloses the account of Smith, Elder & Co. for the first part of "The Zoology of the Voyage of H.M.S. Beagle" [Fossil Mammalia].
36 Great Marlborough St
In accordance with the plan proposed in the documents accompanying my letter September
With the most respectful expression of thankfulness to their Lordships, for the great assistance, it has pleased them to render me in the completion of the above work, to which I have devoted several years of my life.—
I have the honour to remain | Sir— | Your obliged Servant | Charles Darwin
To | A. Y. Spearman Esq
- f1 402a.f1Preserved with this letter is an account from Smith, Elder & Co., dated 15 February 1838, detailing the various costs of Fossil Mammalia, No. 1. The total expense was £68 10s. 10d.