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Darwin Correspondence Project

DCP-LETT-8076

To ?   20 November [1871]1

Down, Beckenham, Kent.

Nov. 20

[A. L. s. to an unnamed correspondent asking for some pamphlets, the titles of which have been sent him by Dr. Spengel from Germany.2 1 page 8vo. At the foot of this letter Darwin has written ‘The Titles are next Page’ but this is missing.]

Footnotes

1
The year is established by the relationship between this letter and the letter from J. W. Spengel, 4 November 1871.
2
Johann Wilhelm Spengel had sent CD a revised bibliography of works on Darwinian theory published mainly in German (see letter from J. W. Spengel, 4 November 1871 and n. 3).

Summary

Asks for some pamphlets, the titles of which have been sent to him by Dr Spengel [see 8053].

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-8076
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Unidentified
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Sotheby’s, 9 April 1963
Physical description
** 1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 8076,” accessed on 28 August 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-8076

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