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Darwin Correspondence Project

To W. B. Tegetmeier   4 July [1871]1

Down, | Beckenham, Kent.

July 4th

My dear Sir

Very many thanks for your present.—2 I always read everything which you write, with interest.—

Yours sincerely | Ch. Darwin

Footnotes

The year is established by the headed notepaper, which is of a sort used by CD between 10 May 1871 and 8 January 1872.
Tegetmeier’s book The homing or carrier pigeon (Tegetmeier 1871) was published between 15 and 31 July 1871 (Publishers’ circular 1871, p. 467).

Summary

Thanks for gift of WBT’s book [Pheasants for coverts and aviaries (1873)].

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-8963
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
William Bernhard Tegetmeier
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Archives of the New York Botanical Garden Library (Charles Finney Cox Collection)
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 8963,” accessed on 23 July 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-8963.xml

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 24 (Supplement)

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