To Dear Friend1 2 January 1822
My Dear friend
I think Erasmus is quite good humered to day as he was yesterday and they have not abused at all,2 I hope you will help me in looking out and washing the fossils out of the plate closet, as soon as you can conveniently,3 I hope you received yesterdays letter—
I remain, you know what
A PUg,4 January 2d 1822
Erasmus Alvey Darwin is good tempered and their sisters have "not abused at all". Hopes the recipient will help "in looking out and washing the fossils out of the plate closet".
- Letter no.
- Charles Robert Darwin
- Dear Friend
- Source of text
- Ursula Mommens, Memorandum book, Darwin Archive, CUL
- Physical description
Please cite as
Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 1G,” accessed on 29 April 2017, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-1G
Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 13 (Supplement)