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To ?   28 April [1863?]1

[Down] [referring to an exchange of photographs with Professor Edouard Claparède, the Swiss naturalist, ‘for whom I feel the highest respect’.]

Footnotes

According to the catalogue description, the letter is dated 28 April. The year is conjectured by the relationship between this letter and an exchange of letters between CD and Claparède in 1862; the only extant letters between them are the letter to Edouard Claparède, [c. 16 April 1862], and the letter from Edouard Claparède, 6 September 1862 (Correspondence vol. 10).

Bibliography

Correspondence: The correspondence of Charles Darwin. Edited by Frederick Burkhardt et al. 26 vols to date. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 1985–.

Summary

Discusses exchange of photographs with Édouard Claparède, "for whom I feel the highest respect".

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-13866
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Unidentified
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Christie’s (dealers) (6 August 1975, item 176)
Physical description
** 1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 13866,” accessed on 12 December 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-13866.xml

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 11

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