Recommends paper by John Scott to be read at Linnean Society.
Down Bromley Kent
My dear Sir
I enclose a paper by M
My dear Sir | Yours very sincerely | Ch. Darwin
- f1 4486.f1The reference is to the manuscript of Scott 1864b. John Scott sent the manuscript with his letter to CD of 5 May . Scott's paper was read before the Linnean Society on 2 June 1864. Kippist, who was librarian of the Linnean Society, also performed many of the functions of a secretary to the society (Gage 1938).
- f2 4486.f2See letter from John Scott, 5 May  and n. 2.