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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Reginald Darwin   8 April 1879

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Details of family history. Has discovered Dr Darwin did get to Edinburgh before his son, Charles, died.

The more CD reads of Dr Darwin the higher he rises in his estimation.

Is tired of writing letters, "half the fools throughout Europe write to ask me the stupidest questions".

Summary

Details of family history. Has discovered Dr Darwin did get to Edinburgh before his son, Charles, died.

The more CD reads of Dr Darwin the higher he rises in his estimation.

Is tired of writing letters, "half the fools throughout Europe write to ask me the stupidest questions".

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11982
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Reginald Darwin
Sent from
Down
Source of text
DAR 153: 98; Lawrences Auctioneers, Crewkerne, Somerset (dealers) (2009); LL 3: 219
Physical description
C 2pp ALS 3pp inc

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11982,” accessed on 18 November 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-11982.xml

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