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Letter 6629

Cooke, R. F. & John Murray, Publishers to Darwin, C. R.

23 Feb 1869

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    Estimates cost of F. Müller's Facts and arguments for Darwin at £86 for 750 copies, less than £10 extra for 1000.


50A, Albemarle Street, London, W.

Feby 23 1869

My dear Sir

I think the expense of Fritz Muller, will be about £86 for 750 Copies—or less than £10 extra for 1000. I will order a stoutish paper & as the book will be 160 pages we might put 5/ or 6/-- on it & then there would be a profit.

Yours faithfully | Robt. Cooke

C. Darwin Esq

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    See letter from R. F. Cooke, 22 February 1869. Cooke refers to the English translation of Fritz Müller's Für Darwin (F. Müller 1864a; Dallas trans. 1869).
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    Facts and arguments for Darwin (Dallas trans. 1869) was published in March 1869; the retail price was 6s. (Publishers' Circular, 1 April 1869, p. 201).
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