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Darwin Correspondence Project

DCP-LETT-315

From Emma Wedgwood to Frances Mackintosh Wedgwood   [24 October 1836]

– – – [They are impatient for CD’s arrival. Emma is reading Head (1826) ‘to get up a little knowledge for him’. CD has nearly settled in favour of living in Cambridge.]

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-315
From
Darwin, Emma
To
Wedgwood, F. E. E.
Sent from
Maer
Source of text
ALS 4pp
Physical description
4pp

Summary

They are impatient for CD’s arrival.

EW is reading F. Head’s "gallop" [Rapid journeys across the Pampas (1826)] "to get up a little knowledge for him".

CD has nearly settled in favour of living in Cambridge.

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 315,” accessed on 30 April 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-315

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