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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Charles Lyell   6 September [1861]

Down Bromley Kent

Sept 6th.

My dear Lyell

I think the enclosed is worth your reading.1 I am smashed to atoms about Glen Roy. My paper was one long gigantic blunder from beginning to end.2

Eheu. Eheu. | Ever yours | C. Darwin

Footnotes

Letter from T. F. Jameson, 3 September 1861.
See letter to T. F. Jamieson, 6 September [1861] and Rudwick 1974.

Summary

Sends an enclosure [a letter from T. F. Jamieson, see 3247].

"I am smashed to atoms about Glen Roy. My paper was one long gigantic blunder."

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-3246
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Lyell, Charles
Sent from
Down
Source of text
American Philosophical Society (262)
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 3246,” accessed on 10 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-3246

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