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DCP-LETT-1145

From Susan Elizabeth  Darwin [1848?]1

– her a little 〈    〉 —

Goodbye my dear Charley I hope we shall hear again soon our best love to dear Emma & Elizth

ever yr affecte. | S E D.2

Footnotes

1
Dated on the basis of CD’s notes on the verso (see n. 2, below).
2
CD used the back of this fragment to make the following note: ‘Athenæum /48/ p. 839. Brit. Assoc E. Forbes on genera being continuous in time—good—fact.’ He then pinned this to another note: ‘Athenæum. /48/ p. 247. Lecture by Forbes at Royal Institution on genera being continuous in space & time, ie normally so.— Good for me—& true.— Look at this again—’. The references are to Athenæum, no. 1086, 19 August 1848, p. 839; and no. 1062, 4 March 1848, p. 247.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-1145
From
Darwin, S. E.
To
Darwin, C. R.
Sent from
unstated
Source of text
DAR 205.10: 96
Physical description
1p †

Summary

[Valediction only.] CD note on verso: Athenaeum/48/p. 839 "E. Forbes on genera being continuous in time––good––fact".

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 1145,” accessed on 29 April 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-1145

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