From William Bowman 31 January 1
5 Clifford St
My dear Sir
I will with gt pleasure give you any inforn. you require, so far as my knowledge extends—and if you will give me a little interval—Say a week or two.—2
Yrs vy sincerely | W Bowman
When I have done so, you ought to come up & examine me vivâ voce, for the subject is large & branches out & wd need explanation— I could give you a bed at Hampstead for a night.3
Yrs vy truly | WB.
Will supply CD with information "as far as my knowledge extends".
Suggests CD visit him.
Please cite as
Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 4988,” accessed on 26 April 2017, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-4988
Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 18 (Supplement)