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To Charles Edward and Mary Kingford Mudie   10 December [1842–5 or 1855–68]1

Down Bromley Kent

Dec. 10th.

Mr Darwin presents his compliments to Mr & Mrs. Mudie & is much obliged for the honour of their invitation. Mr. Darwin fears that he cannot come up to London on that day, otherwise he would have had much pleasure in accepting Mr & Mrs. Mudies’ kind invitation.—

Footnotes

The date range is established by the form of the address, which CD used from October 1842 to April 1846, and from October 1855 until March 1869.

Summary

Declines invitation.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-13828
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Charles Edward Mudie; Mary Kingsford Mudie
Sent from
Down
Source of text
The Rare Book & Manuscript Library of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Charles E. Mudie Collection, 1816–1897: Correspondence, B29)
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 13828,” accessed on 13 November 2018, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-13828

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 18 (Supplement)

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