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DCP-LETT-5036

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

1
The year is established by the relationship between this letter and the letter from George Henslow, 12 March 1866.
2
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.
3
See letter from George Henslow, 12 March 1866 and n. 2.
4
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 29 August 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-5036

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