From Emma Darwin to John Scott 19 November 1
Down. | Bromley. | Kent. S.E.
My husband wishes me to write & thank you for your letter2 He has not been so well as he was & cannot answer it himself & for the same reason he begs you will not send the specimen.3 He quite agrees “about reversion & it was that made him ask you about the parental form”—4
The discovery about crossing Cryptogams must be very interesting5
With Mr Darwin’s kind regards I am | yours very truly | E. Darwin
CD agrees about reversion.
The discovery of crossing in cryptogams is very interesting.
Please cite as
Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 4343,” accessed on 29 April 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-4343