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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Robert Fitch   5 May [1850]

Down Farnborough Kent

May 5th.

My dear Sir

I write to acknowledge the safe receipt of your two specimens & to thank you for your constant & kind regard to my pursuits.— The valves are new to your collection; but they are unfortunately valves on which specific names cannot possibly be founded.—

Yours sincerely | C. Darwin

Summary

Thanks him for additional fossil cirripede specimens.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-1325
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Robert Fitch
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Norwich Castle
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 1325,” accessed on 23 October 2017, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-1325

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 4

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