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To John Murray   10 April [1875]1

2. Bryanston St. | Down, | Beckenham, Kent.

April 10th

on Monday home

My dear Sir

I have received the M.S all right & am very glad that you will publish it as a separate little book.2 I most heartily hope that it may not prove a loss. I know that some persons have been much interested in it, though it has been read by very few.—

Yours very sincerely | Ch. Darwin

Footnotes

The year is established by the relationship between this letter and the letter from John Murray, 9 April [1875].
Murray had returned the manuscript of Climbing plants 2d ed.; see letter from John Murray, 9 April [1875] and n. 2.

Bibliography

Climbing plants 2d ed.: The movements and habits of climbing plants. 2d edition. By Charles Darwin. London: John Murray. 1875.

Summary

Is glad JM will publish [Climbing plants] as a separate little book. Some people have been much interested in it, though it has been read by very few.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9922
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
John Murray
Sent from
London, Bryanston St, 2
Source of text
National Library of Scotland (John Murray Archive) (Ms. 42152 f. 313)
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9922,” accessed on 7 July 2020, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-9922.xml

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 23

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