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Darwin Correspondence Project

DCP-LETT-12042

To Ernst Krause   9 May [1879]

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Summary

Answers EK’s queries about Erasmus Darwin’s friends and relations. Will rectify Anna Seward’s false account of Dr Darwin’s conduct. Advises EK to leave to him the account of the Darwin family. Declines EK’s offer to allow CD to alter his MS. Fears repetition in the two essays. They can judge how best to present the material when they have seen each other’s manuscripts.

Summary

Answers EK’s queries about Erasmus Darwin’s friends and relations. Will rectify Anna Seward’s false account of Dr Darwin’s conduct. Advises EK to leave to him the account of the Darwin family. Declines EK’s offer to allow CD to alter his MS. Fears repetition in the two essays. They can judge how best to present the material when they have seen each other’s manuscripts.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-12042
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Krause, E. L.
Sent from
Bassett
Source of text
Huntington Library, Art Gallery and Botanical Gardens, San Marino
Physical description
10pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 12042,” accessed on 26 August 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-12042

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