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Letter 5126

Henslow, George to Darwin, C. R.

19 June 1866

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    Has altered paper according to CD's comments.

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    Returns books.

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10 South Crescent | Bedford Sq: | W.C.

June 19/66

My dear Mr. Darwin,

Very many thanks for yr kind letter; I have altered my paper accordingly somewhat materially.—

Again, thanks for the books so kindly lent. I have taken them to yr Brothers, 6. Queen Anne St—with your address upon them. & moreover told the footman they were for you.—

Hoping yr health is improving, believe me | Dr. Mr Darwin | Yrs very truly | Geo. Henslow

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    f1 5126.f1
    In his letter to Henslow of 15 [June 1866], CD had replied to Henslow's questions on reversion. Henslow also refers to Henslow 1866b, the proof-sheets of which he had sent to CD for comment (see letter from George Henslow, 11 June [1866]).
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    f2 5126.f2
    CD had lent Henslow books on hybridism (see letter from George Henslow, 18 May 1866 and n. 2).
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    CD requested that Henslow return his books to his brother, Erasmus Alvey Darwin, who lived at 6 Queen Anne Street, London (see letter to George Henslow, 12 June [1866]).
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