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Darwin Correspondence Project

DCP-LETT-4002

From John Lubbock   20 February 1863

15, Lombard Street. E.C.

20 Feb/63

My dear Mr. Darwin

I could not answer your kind note at once, my plans being very undecided.1

If however it would suit you I should much like to dine with you on Sunday.2

Will you kindly send me a line to Chiselhurst.3

Yours affec— | John Lubbock

C Darwin Esq

Footnotes

1
The letter to Lubbock has not been found.
2
Emma Darwin recorded in her diary (DAR 242) that John Lubbock dined at Down House on Sunday 22 February 1863.
3
Lubbock resided in Chislehurst, Kent, a village about five miles north of Down.

Summary

Dining arrangements.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-4002
From
Lubbock, John
To
Darwin, C. R.
Sent from
London, Lombard St, 15
Source of text
DAR 170: 36
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 4002,” accessed on 30 August 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-4002

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