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To ?   4 May [1875]


Sends photograph.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Unidentified
Date:  4 May [1875]
Classmark:  eBay (, accessed 5 June 2018)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9970

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To C. V. Riley   25 June [1875]


Is staying at a friend’s [T. H. Farrer’s] house for rest until after 6 July, so cannot see CVR at Down.

Hopes he thanked CVR for the last Report [one of CVR’s Annual reports on the noxious, beneficial and other insects of the State of Missouri (1868–76)].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Charles Valentine Riley
Date:  25 June [1875]
Classmark:  Empire Autograph Auctions (dealers) (1 January 2008)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10030F

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  • Leonard Darwin , who was returning from the transit of Venus expedition, and apparently met with CD at Abinger (see Riley 1882 , pp. 77, 80). See letter

To ?   22 June [1875–81]


Sends signed photo of himself.

Has published only one paper in Philosophical Transactions of Royal Society, "Parallel roads of Glen Roy" [Collected papers 1: 87–137]. His conclusions have proved erroneous.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Unidentified
Date:  22 June [1875-81]
Classmark:  Wellcome Collection (MS.7781/1–32 item 15)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10544

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  • 1882. The enclosure has not been found. The image included with this letter in the Wellcome Library is an wood-engraving from 1883 based on a photograph by Leonard Darwin . …
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