To James Anderson 23 December 1
Down. | Bromley. | Kent. S.E.
I have just heard from Prof. Asa Gray that you have had the extreme kindness to bring over for me a box with live plants for experiment.2 I thank you sincerely.— Will you have the goodness to send the box per Rail addressed
“Ch. Darwin Esqe”
“care of Down Postman”
Dear Sir, Yours truly obliged | Ch. Darwin
Has heard from Asa Gray [see 3850] that JA is bringing live plants over for CD. Gives address for forwarding box to Down.
Please cite as
Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 3874A,” accessed on 25 September 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-3874A