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Letter 5813

Darwin, C. R. to Cresy, Edward, Jr

29 Jan [1868]

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    Thanks for note about George Darwin's gaining Second Wrangler.

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Down, Bromley, Kent

Jan: 29th.

My dear Cresy

Cordial thanks for your extremely kind note which has pleased me much, and will please George when he sees it.

His success did give us very great pleasure, for we hardly ventured to hope for so high a place.

Believe me | Yours very sincerely | Charles Darwin

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    f1 5813.f1
    The year is established by the relationship between this letter and the letter from Edward Cresy, 27 January 1868.
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    f2 5813.f2
    See letter from Edward Cresy, 27 January 1868. Cresy had written to congratulate CD on George Howard Darwin's examination results.
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