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To J. M. Herbert   18 November [1856]


Defers a visit with Lieutenant Blakiston; "my wife is out of health & expects her confinement in a few weeks, & I cannot possibly receive any one here or leave home . . ."

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Maurice Herbert
Date:  18 Nov [1856]
Classmark:  Sotheby’s, New York (dealers) (June 1991); Remember When Antiquities (dealers) (catalogue 26, 1992); Gerard A. J. Stodolski Inc. (dealers) (1995)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-2020A

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  • Emma Darwin’s diary (DAR 242)). Herschel ed.  1849; there was a second edition in 1851. CD had contributed the section on geology. CD offered some additional ideas for the geologist on Palliser’s expedition in his letter
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