To ? 1 July 1871
Down, | Beckenham, Kent.
July 1. 1871
I am sorry to say that the state of my health renders it impossible for me to attend the British Assoc. at Edinburgh, which I should otherwise have much enjoyed.—1
Dear Sir | yours faithfully | Charles Darwin
Regrets ill health will prevent his attending the BAAS meeting at Edinburgh.
Please cite as
Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 7844,” accessed on 16 January 2017, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-7844