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Darwin Correspondence Project

DCP-LETT-2810

To John Murray   18 May [1860]1

Down Bromley Kent

May 18th

My dear Sir

I write one line to thank you very sincerely for your too magnificent present of six copies of my Journal.—   It looks excellently, & I am greatly pleased at my creditable appearance in a green coat.—2 With very many thanks

My dear Sir | Yours sincerely | C. Darwin

Footnotes

1
The year is given by the publication of a reprint edition of Journal of researches.
2
The 1860 edition of Journal of researches, the tenth-thousand printed, was published in the same green cloth binding as Origin (Freeman 1977, p. 36). Previous editions published by Murray had been bound in red cloth.

Summary

Thanks for six copies of Journal of researches [1860 ed.].

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-2810
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Murray, John (b)
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Dunedin Public Library, Reed collection
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 2810,” accessed on 29 September 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-2810

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