To Charles Babbage [February 1839 – August 1842]
12 Upper Gower Stt —
My dear Mr Babbage
Will you have the kindness to excuse me, once again asking your permission to bring with Mrs Darwin and myself, to your party on Saturday Evening, a relative of ours, Miss Allen1 of Cresselly, who is staying with us.—
Believe me | Very truly yours | Chas. Darwin Thursday.—
Asks permission to bring Fanny Allen to CB’s party.
Please cite as
Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 470,” accessed on 25 August 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-470