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Darwin Correspondence Project

DCP-LETT-4767

To Richard Kippist   8 February 1865

To the Librarian   Linnean Soc. Burlington House

Please give Bearer all Parts of Transactions due to me.—1

Ch. Darwin

Down Feb. 8th 1865—

Footnotes

1
As a fellow of the Linnean Society CD was entitled to receive, free of charge, all volumes, or parts of volumes, of the society’s Transactions and Journal (List of the Linnean Society of London, 1865). CD’s copies of the Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, for the 1860s and some other years, are in the Darwin Library–CUL. The bearer may have been George Snow, who ran a carrier service between London and Down every Thursday (Post Office directory of the six home counties 1866). In 1865, 8 February fell on a Wednesday.

Summary

Requests all parts of Transactions due him.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-4767
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Kippist, Richard
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Linnean Society of London
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 4767,” accessed on 28 July 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-4767

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