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Darwin Correspondence Project

To ?   24 June [1877]

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Advises correspondent on adopting a career; "each person shd. follow his natural bent & improve his special abilities".

Strongly recommends study of J. S. Mill’s Logic.

His own zeal for science was most stimulated by Herschel’s Introduction to the study of natural philosophy.

Summary

Advises correspondent on adopting a career; "each person shd. follow his natural bent & improve his special abilities".

Strongly recommends study of J. S. Mill’s Logic.

His own zeal for science was most stimulated by Herschel’s Introduction to the study of natural philosophy.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11014
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Unidentified
Sent from
Bassett
Source of text
Sotheby’s (dealers) (25 July 1972); Kobunso (dealer) (1974)
Physical description
* 3pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11014,” accessed on 24 August 2019, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-11014

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