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Darwin Correspondence Project

DCP-LETT-12439

To Athenæum| 24 January 1880

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Summary

[Draft letter that was never sent, headed "First letter disapproved by everybody" in CD’s hand.] Explains that he had, in fact, mentioned in the MS of his part of Erasmus Darwin that Krause had added to his essay as it appeared in Kosmos. During subsequent revision, this mention was accidentally omitted. [Apropos of S. Butler’s charges against CD.]

Summary

[Draft letter that was never sent, headed "First letter disapproved by everybody" in CD’s hand.] Explains that he had, in fact, mentioned in the MS of his part of Erasmus Darwin that Krause had added to his essay as it appeared in Kosmos. During subsequent revision, this mention was accidentally omitted. [Apropos of S. Butler’s charges against CD.]

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-12439
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Athenæum
Sent from
Down
Source of text
DAR 92: B98–B101
Physical description
4pp inc †

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 12439,” accessed on 24 August 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-12439

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