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Darwin Correspondence Project

To ?   1 July 1871

Down, | Beckenham, Kent.

July 1. 1871

Dear Sir

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

Footnotes

The annual meeting of the British Association for the Advancement of Science was held at Edinburgh from 2 to 9 August 1871 (Report of the 41st meeting of the British Association for the Advancement of Science (1871): lxxxiii).

Summary

Regrets ill health will prevent his attending the BAAS meeting at Edinburgh.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-7844
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Unidentified
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 7844,” accessed on 8 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-7844

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