Forgot to thank CD for his praise of tendril paper [see 4944].
10 South Crescent | Bedford Sq W.C.
My dear Sir,
I wrote so hurridly that I forgot to thank you for your kind remarks about my paper on tendrils. It has given me very great satisfaction & pleasure to hear that my résumé met with so decided an approval from you.—
I forgot also to enclose a copy of my Syllabus.
I will ascertain if there will be any alteration in the trains for April
& then write & ask if it will be conv
In mean time, believe me to be | My dear Sir | Yours very faithfully | Geo Henslow
C. Darwin Esq
- f1 5036.f1The year is established by the relationship between this letter and the letter from George Henslow, 12 March 1866.
- f2 5036.f2Henslow refers to his letter of 12 March 1866 and his summary of `Climbing plants' (Henslow 1866c), upon which CD apparently commented in a letter that has not been found.
- f3 5036.f3See letter from George Henslow, 12 March 1866 and n. 2.
- f4 5036.f4See letter from George Henslow, 12 March 1866 and n. 3.