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DCP-LETT-11088

To W. D. Whitney   1 August [1877]1

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Summary

Sends thanks for a newspaper abstract; will be pleased to see the paper [probably "Economy as a phonetic force", Trans. Am. Philological Assoc.8 (1877): 123–34] when printed.

Sends his own ["Biographical sketch of an infant"], saying it is of little value, the observations having been made before recent advances in philology.

Summary

Sends thanks for a newspaper abstract; will be pleased to see the paper [probably "Economy as a phonetic force", Trans. Am. Philological Assoc.8 (1877): 123–34] when printed.

Sends his own ["Biographical sketch of an infant"], saying it is of little value, the observations having been made before recent advances in philology.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11088
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Whitney, W. D.
Sent from
Down
Source of text
American Philosophical Society (Getz 11088)
Physical description
2pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11088,” accessed on 29 August 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-11088

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