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Letter 5599

Darwin, C. R. to Murray, John (b)

6 Aug [1867]

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    Sends the four volumes [of Brehm's Thierleben] for Murray's consideration.

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Aug 6.

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

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    f1 5599.f1
    The year is established by the relationship between this letter and the letter from John Murray, 5 August [1867].
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    CD 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 [1867], and letter from John Murray, 5 August [1867] and n. 3.
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