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From George Henslow   17 March [1866]1

10 South Crescent | Bedford Sq W.C.

Sat 17th Mch.

My dear Sir,

I wrote so hurridly that I forgot to thank you for your kind remarks about my paper on tendrils.2 It has given me very great satisfaction & pleasure to hear that my résumé met with so decided an approval from you.—

I forgot also to enclose a copy of my Syllabus.3

I will ascertain if there will be any alteration in the trains for April & then write & ask if it will be convt. for you to see me on monday 2d..4

In mean time, believe me to be | My dear Sir | Yours very faithfully | Geo Henslow

C. Darwin Esq

Footnotes

The year is established by the relationship between this letter and the letter from George Henslow, 12 March 1866.
Henslow refers to his letter of 12 March 1866 and his summary of ‘Climbing plants’ (Henslow 1866c), upon which CD apparently commented in a letter that has not been found.
See letter from George Henslow, 12 March 1866 and n. 2.
See letter from George Henslow, 12 March 1866 and n. 3.

Summary

Forgot to thank CD for his praise of tendril paper [see 4944].

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-5036
From
Henslow, George
To
Darwin, C. R.
Sent from
London, South Crescent, 10
Source of text
DAR 166: 155
Physical description
3pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 5036,” accessed on 3 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-5036

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