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DCP-LETT-3867

From John Lubbock   18 December 1862

15, Lombard Street. E.C.

18 Dec 62

Dear Mr. Darwin

Hurrah, you are a brick & I shall read your article with the greatest interest.1

My lecture is to be on the “Pfahlbauten”.2

Yrs. affec | John Lubbock

C Darwin Esqr

Footnotes

1
See letter from John Lubbock, 15 December 1862, and letter to John Lubbock, 16 [December 1862].
2
Lubbock refers to his lecture at the Royal Institution of Great Britain on the ancient lake-habitations of Switzerland (Lubbock 1863c): the dwellings (‘Pfahlbauten’) were built on stilts or piles (‘Pfahl’).

Summary

Thanks CD for agreeing to review Bates’s paper for Natural History Review.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-3867
From
Lubbock, John
To
Darwin, C. R.
Sent from
London, Lombard St, 15
Source of text
DAR 170: 35
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 3867,” accessed on 30 September 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-3867

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