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Darwin Correspondence Project

To ?   15 February 1876

Down, | Beckenham, Kent. | Railway Station | Orpington. S.E.R.

Feb 15./76

My dear Sir

I am much obliged for your kind intended present. As your book judging by the Syllabus is large it had better be sent to my brother’s house 6 Queen Anne St Cavendish Sq.1 On account of other work in hand I shall not be able to read it immediately, but will certainly have the pleasure of doing so hereafter

Dear Sir | Yrs faithfully & obliged | Ch. Darwin

Footnotes

The book has not been identified. CD’s brother, Erasmus Alvey Darwin, lived in London.

Summary

Thanks correspondent for present of book [unspecified].

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-10393
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Unidentified
Sent from
Down
Source of text
American Philosophical Society (Mss.B.D25.485)
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10393,” accessed on 7 July 2020, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-10393.xml

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

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