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Darwin Correspondence Project

To J. S. Henslow   18 [December 1855]

Down Bromley Kent

18th.

My dear Henslow

I write one line to say that I have received the seeds safely & to thank you very much for them.—

What a weeks work you have cut out for yourself! I shall be in London on Friday,1 but I see no chance of our meeting.—

Yours most truly | C. Darwin

Footnotes

CD was present at a meeting of the council of the Royal Society on Thursday, 20 December (Royal Society council minutes).

Summary

Has received the seeds safely.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-1797
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
John Stevens Henslow
Sent from
Down
Source of text
DAR 93: A47
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 1797,” accessed on 19 March 2019, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-1797

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 5

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