Thanks for the artificial comb.
I thought & still think that I wrote to thank you for the artificial comb, which interested me much; but if you did not get a letter, it must have been lost or I did not write it.—
With apologies, Dear Sir, | & my best thanks, | Yours very faithfully, | C. Darwin
- f1 4050.f1The letter is dated by its relationship to the letter from T. W. Woodbury, 17 March 1863.
- f2 4050.f2No such letter has been found. See letter from T. W. Woodbury, 17 March 1863 and n. 6.
- f3 4050.f3A facsimile of this letter is reproduced in Brian and Crane 1959.