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Letter 7434

Darwin, C. R. to Kippist, Richard & Linnean Society

10 Jan [1870 or 1871]

Summary

Is sending some books for the Linnean Society Library.

Transcription

Down. | Beckenham | Kent. S.E.

Jan. 10th

My dear Sir

I have duplicate copies of some Books & others useless to me, someof which may be worth accepting by the Linn. Soc;f2 so I will sendthem by Carrier on Thursday morning.—

Will you kindly have ready for Carrier any parts of Linn. Transact. due tome.— Also kindly oblige me by sending order on next page forPhil: Transact.f3 & have them packed in same parcel with Linn. Transact.—

My dear sir | Yours very faithfully | Ch. Darwin

Linnean Society of London

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Footnotes

f1
The years are established by the form of the address, with‘Bromley’ struck through and ‘Beckenham’ added by hand; this form wasused by CD between April 1869 and May 1871.
f2
CD refers to the Linnean Society of London. The books have not beenidentified.
f3
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London.
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