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Darwin Correspondence Project

From W. E. Darwin   13 [December 1878]

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Summary

Surprised and delighted by Mr Rich’s bequest as it will greatly increase his income. Intends to leave money to the Royal Society to contribute to science. Houses in London are a good investment even in times that are nervous for bankers.

Summary

Surprised and delighted by Mr Rich’s bequest as it will greatly increase his income. Intends to leave money to the Royal Society to contribute to science. Houses in London are a good investment even in times that are nervous for bankers.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11790F
From
William Erasmus Darwin
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Basset, Southampton
Source of text
Cornford Family Papers (DAR 275: 69)
Physical description
4pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11790F,” accessed on 23 April 2019, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-11790F

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