Sends the four volumes [of Brehm's Thierleben] for Murray's consideration.
My dear Sir
I enclose the 4 large vols. After you have considered them will you be so kind as to return them to the enclosed address. in the same box.—
Yours sincerely | Ch. Darwin
- f1 5599.f1The year is established by the relationship between this letter and the letter from John Murray, 5 August .
- f2 5599.f2CD had recommended Brehm et al. 1864--9, four volumes of which had been sent to him by the publisher, for translation. See letter from H. J. Meyer, 30 July 1867, letter to John Murray, 4 August , and letter from John Murray, 5 August  and n. 3.