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Letter 499

Darwin, C. R. to Librarian, Royal Geographical Society

[19 Mar 1839]

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    Formal request for F. Lutké's charts of the Caroline Islands and any charts by Beechey of the Lagoon Islands [Ellice Islands] that the Society might possess.

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Mr Darwin would be much obliged to the Librarian of the Geographical Society to send him Lutke's charts of the Caroline Isld, & likewise any charts of the Lagoon Isld in the Pacific by Beechey, which the Society may possess.—
12 Upper Gower St

Tuesday.—

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    f1 499.f1
    Fedor Petrovich Lütke 1835–6.
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    f2 499.f2
    See Coral reefs,‘Description of Plates’, Figs. 4, 7, 8.
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