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Letter 7427

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

4 Jan [1871]

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    Is infinitely obliged for a correction. "You men who do only or chiefly original work have an immense advantage over compilers like myself, as you can know what to trust." Wishes he had consulted PLS before using A. E. Brehm's Thierleben woodcuts [for Descent]. PLS's assistance has saved him from "endless blunders"; he now feels safe.


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