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Letter 4990

Darwin, C. R. to Haeckel, E. P. A.

1 Feb 1866

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    Thanks for photographs [of German scientists].


Down Bromley Kent

Feb 1. 1866

My dear Sir

I write merely to say that I received safely this morning the photographs.

I thank you cordially for all the trouble you have taken. I value them much & all the more as I did not know that some of these distinguished men had ever taken any part in the discussion on the modification of species.

Believe me my dear Sir | yours truly obliged | Ch. Darwin

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    f1 4990.f1
    See letter from Ernst Haeckel, 28 January 1866 and n. 4.
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    f2 4990.f2
    See letter from Ernst Haeckel, 28 January 1866 and n. 5.
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