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Letter 7402

Darwin, C. R. to Sclater, P. L.

26 Dec [1870]

Summary

Sending two sheets [of Descent]. About one-and-a-half more will complete PLS’s task.

Transcription

The Printers have been slack; but I now send two sheets, & 112,or thereabouts, more will complete your very kind assistance.f2

C. Darwin

Dec. 26th.

Zoological Society of London

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Footnotes

f1
The year is established by the relationship between this letter andthe letter to P. L. Sclater, 5 December 1870.
f2
Sclater was checking the names of the birds and mammals in the proof-sheets ofDescent (see letter to P. L. Sclater, 5 December 1870 and n. 1).
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