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Darwin Correspondence Project

DCP-LETT-4643

To Daniel Oliver   24 October [1865]1

Down. | Bromley. | Kent. S.E.

Oct 24

Dear Oliver

I am extremely obliged to you for all the trouble you have taken in correcting so fully the paper which I sent you, & which I will now transmit to Linn. Soc.2

Dear Oliver | yours very sincerely | Ch. Darwin

Footnotes

1
The year is established by the relationship between this letter and the letter from Daniel Oliver, 23 October 1865.
2
Fritz Müller’s paper (Müller 1865b; reproduced in this volume as the letter from Fritz Müller, [12 and 31 August, and 10 October 1865]) was read at the Linnean Society meeting of 7 December 1865. Before the paper was published, CD added material from the letter from Fritz Müller, 10 October 1865 (see letter to Fritz Müller, 9 December [1865]).

Summary

Thanks for correcting Fritz Miller’s paper on climbing plants. CD will send it to Linnean Society.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-4643
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Oliver, Daniel
Sent from
Down
Source of text
DAR 261.10: 60 (English Heritage: 88206043)
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 4643,” accessed on 24 July 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-4643

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