To ? 24 August [1861–8]1
Down. | Bromley. | Kent. S.E.
Although you are so kind as to tell me not to acknowledge your letter, I must beg permission to thank you. The case which you relate is extremely interesting, & though I have heard of several yet I am very glad to have heard of this remarkable instance of inheritance2
With my thanks pray believe me my dear Sir | yours faithfully | Charles Darwin
Thanks correspondent for a remarkable instance of inheritance [not specified].
Please cite as
Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 13880,” accessed on 9 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-13880