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Darwin Correspondence Project

DCP-LETT-13659

To Anthony Rich   4 February 1882

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Summary

Exchanges news on health.

Thanks AR for his worm observations.

George Darwin’s work is attracting attention; he intends to try for Plumian Professorship at Cambridge. Adds other news of George and of CD’s sons Leonard and William.

CD has finished his microscopic work and has only to write up two papers for the Linnean Society.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-13659
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Rich, Anthony
Sent from
Down
Source of text
DAR 92: 44–7
Physical description
8pp

Summary

Exchanges news on health.

Thanks AR for his worm observations.

George Darwin’s work is attracting attention; he intends to try for Plumian Professorship at Cambridge. Adds other news of George and of CD’s sons Leonard and William.

CD has finished his microscopic work and has only to write up two papers for the Linnean Society.

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 13659,” accessed on 28 May 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-13659

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