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Darwin Correspondence Project

From Ernst Krause   17 March 1879

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Had doubts about excerpt from Anna Seward’s book [Life of Dr Darwin]. Sends slightly enlarged version of his "Erasmus Darwin". Includes footnote denouncing Seward’s book.

Finds that part 2 of ED’s Botanic garden, 2d ed. (1790), appeared before part 1 (1791).

Summary

Had doubts about excerpt from Anna Seward’s book [Life of Dr Darwin]. Sends slightly enlarged version of his "Erasmus Darwin". Includes footnote denouncing Seward’s book.

Finds that part 2 of ED’s Botanic garden, 2d ed. (1790), appeared before part 1 (1791).

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11942
From
Krause, E. L.
To
Darwin, C. R.
Sent from
Berlin
Source of text
DAR 92: B17–18
Physical description
3pp (German)

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11942,” accessed on 3 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-11942

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