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Darwin Correspondence Project

To A. R. Wallace   4 August [1871]1

Haredene | Albury | Guildford

Aug 4th

My dear W.

I am glad you are inclined to read enclosed.—2

Please return it at your leisure.— I am so giddy I can hardly sit up, so no more.—

Ever yours | C. Darwin

Footnotes

The year is established by the address; the Darwins rented Haredene from 28 July to 25 August 1871 (CD’s ‘Journal’ (Appendix II)).

Summary

Sends enclosure for ARW to read.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-7895
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Alfred Russel Wallace
Sent from
Haredene, Albury Surrey
Source of text
University College Library, London
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 7895,” accessed on 22 October 2017, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-7895

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 19

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