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DCP-LETT-6798

To R. F. Cooke   23 June [1869]1

Caerdeon, Barmouth | N Wales

June 23d

My dear Sir

I distinctly told Prof. Canestrini that you wd. charge 10£ for the stereotypes, as you had done for other foreign editions.—2 You had better write direct to him—or to his publisher.— I thought that you had been paid long ago.—

Thanks for the copy received of Origin & for the copies despatched abroad & elsewhere.— Pray do not forget my suggestion of a copy for Review to “Scientific Opinion”

My dear Sir | Yours sincerely | Ch. Darwin

Footnotes

1
The year is established by the relationship between this letter and the letter from R. F. Cooke, 22 June 1869.
2
See letter from Robert Cooke, 22 June 1869 and n. 2. CD refers to Giovanni Canestrini.

Summary

He told Giovanni Canestrini that stereotypes [for Variation] would cost £10.

Reminds RC of his suggestion that a copy [of Origin, 5th ed.] be sent to Scientific Opinion for review.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-6798
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Cooke, R. F.
Sent from
Caerdeon
Source of text
National Library of Scotland (John Murray archive, Ms. 42152 ff. 203–4)
Physical description
2pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 6798,” accessed on 29 July 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-6798

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