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DCP-LETT-409

Notes on marriage [after 7 Apr 1838]

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Summary

Published as an appendix to vol. 2 of the Correspondence; see . Considers his options for the future. Debates marriage and the best place to live. Feels the need for experiment and direct observation which would be difficult living in London; he "could not go on as Lyell does correcting & adding up new information to old train".

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-409
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Darwin, C. R.
Sent from
unstated
Source of text
DAR 210.10:
Physical description
3pp (on 408)

Summary

Published as an appendix to vol. 2 of the Correspondence; see . Considers his options for the future. Debates marriage and the best place to live. Feels the need for experiment and direct observation which would be difficult living in London; he "could not go on as Lyell does correcting & adding up new information to old train".

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 409,” accessed on 24 May 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-409

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