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Darwin Correspondence Project

To A. D. Bartlett   9 February [1865]1

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

Feb 9

Dear Sir

I wrote to you above a week ago to ask you to send me immediately the body of one of my Porto Santo Rabbits, together with some information.2

I have not received the rabbit nor any acknowledgement of my letter from you. I now request you will be so good as to write to me by return of post

Dear Sir | yours faithfully | Ch. Darwin

Footnotes

The year is established by CD’s request for the body of the Porto Santo rabbit; see letter to A. D. Bartlett, 14 February [1865].
See letter to A. D. Bartlett, 30 January [1865]. CD received the rabbit later in February (Variation 1: 114).

Summary

Inquires about body of Porto Santo rabbit which has not arrived.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-4768
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Abraham Dee Bartlett
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Cleveland Health Sciences Library (Robert M. Stecher collection: FF8)
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 4768,” accessed on 22 September 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-4768.xml

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 13

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