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Darwin Correspondence Project

To a member of Downing College, Cambridge   [19 January 1837]

My Dear Sir

I was so unwell all yesterday with a bad cough, that I am very so[rry] I shall not be able to dine with you to day in Hall. I am afraid your good Downing din[ner] [ wont] at all [ suit] the influenz[a].—

Summary

Declines invitation to dine at Downing College because of influenza.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-342
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Unidentified
Sent from
Cambridge
Source of text
DAR 204: 142v
Physical description
Adraft 1p (on 341)

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 342,” accessed on 15 November 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-342.xml

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 2

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