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Darwin Correspondence Project

To C.-F. Reinwald   26 December 1875

Down, | Beckenham, Kent.

Dec 26. 75

Dear Sir

Pray allow me to apologise for so soon troubling you again— I enclose a list of errata in my “Insectivorous Plants” detected by Prof: Victor Carus in the course of his translation.1 Will you be so good as to forward the errata to the translator who is engaged in the French translation of “Insectivorous Plants2

Dear Sir | Yours faithfully | Ch. Darwin


Julius Victor Carus, who was translating Insectivorous plants into German (Carus trans. 1876a), had sent his list of errata in his letter of 21 December 1875.
Edmond Barbier translated Insectivorous plants into French (Barbier trans. 1877).


Insectivorous plants. By Charles Darwin. London: John Murray. 1875.


Encloses list of errata in Insectivorous plants [1875] for the French translator.

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Charles Robert Darwin
Charles-Ferdinand Reinwald
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American Philosophical Society (Mss.B.D25.483)
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Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10326,” accessed on 25 January 2020,

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 23