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From R. F. Cooke   26 June 1875

50A, Albemarle Street, London. W.

June 26 1875

My dear Sir

I have sent off the 1st. (rather rough to look at) copy of Plants to you by this post.

We must make the price 15/–.1

I hope on Tuesday or Wedy. to get some copies to send out2

Yours very truly | Robt Cooke

C. Darwin Esq


See letter to R. F. Cooke, 24 June [1875]. In fact, Insectivorous plants was priced at 14s. (Publishers’ circular, 16 July 1875, p. 498).
For CD’s presentation list for Insectivorous plants, see Appendix IV.


Insectivorous plants. By Charles Darwin. London: John Murray. 1875.


Sends first copy of Insectivorous plants to CD. Price must be 15s.

Letter details

Letter no.
Robert Francis Cooke; John Murray
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
London, Albemarle St, 50a
Source of text
DAR 171: 455
Physical description
ALS 1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10031,” accessed on 22 April 2024,

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 23