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Darwin Correspondence Project

DCP-LETT-8696A

To Paolo Mantegazza   28 December 1872

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Summary

Thanks for the letter commending Expression [see 8692]. CD "was not at all sure the work was worth publishing".

Acknowledges receipt of some pamphlets from PM, which his wife will translate.

Regretfully must refuse PM’s offer to translate Expression since it has been promised to another.

Has now received PM’s Physiology of pleasure [Fisiologia del piacere (1870)].

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-8696A
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Mantegazza, Paolo
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto
Physical description
4pp

Summary

Thanks for the letter commending Expression [see 8692]. CD "was not at all sure the work was worth publishing".

Acknowledges receipt of some pamphlets from PM, which his wife will translate.

Regretfully must refuse PM’s offer to translate Expression since it has been promised to another.

Has now received PM’s Physiology of pleasure [Fisiologia del piacere (1870)].

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 8696A,” accessed on 30 April 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-8696A

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