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To A. Y. Spearman   22 September 1838

36 Great Marlborough St

September 22d 1838

Sir

I have the honour to transmit, as on former occasions, for the approval of the Lords Commissioner’s of Her Majesty’s Treasury the account of Mrs Smith & Elder for the second number of the second part of the “Zoology of the Voyage of the Beagle”, which is now published.1 I beg leave to state, that as before I have examined the account and superintended the expenditure of each part.—

I have the honour to remain | Sir | Your obedient servant | Charles Darwin To | A. Y. Spearman Esqr

Treasury Chambers

Footnotes

Preserved with this letter is an account from Smith, Elder & Co., dated 1 September 1838, detailing the various costs of Mammalia, No. 2. The total expense was £47 16s. 6d.

Summary

Submits the account of Smith, Elder & Co. for the second number of the second part of the Zoology.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-428A
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Alexander Young Spearman
Sent from
London, Gt Marlborough St, 36
Source of text
The National Archives (TNA) (T1/4524 paper 25824)
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 428A,” accessed on 8 May 2021, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-428A.xml

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

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