Thanks JM for present of 12 copies [of first part of Journal of researches, 2d ed.]. MS [of second part] will be sent to printer Monday or Tuesday.
Down Bromley Kent
My dear Sir
I must write to thank you for your really magnificent present of the twelve copies: I assure you I think I have not the smallest claims for them, after your other liberality.
The M.S. will go on Monday or on furthest Tuesday to
With my sincere thanks | Yours very faithfully | C. Darwin
- f1 885.f1Dated by the relationship to the letter to John Murray, [28 June 1845].