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CHARLES DARWIN WRITES TO RICHARD KIPPIST:   “I SEND BY THE CARRIER TONIGHT A LONG PAPER FOR THE [LINNEAN] SOCIETY”   

DARWIN, CHARLES (1809-82). British scientist. Fine Manuscript Letter, Boldly Signed “Ch. Darwin” on his Down Bromley, Kent [England] engraved stationary. One page, octavo. January 18, 1865. Fine condition.  To “My Dear Sir”.  [Richard Kippist (1812–1882) English botanist and librarian of the Linnean Society].  Sending a long paper to the Society.  Darwin  writes:

 “My dear Sir, I send by the carrier tonight a long paper for the Society. Will you have the kindness to send me one line to say that it has been received[?]   I will write tomorrow – the post is going. My dear Sir, Yours very faithfully, Ch. Darwin.”

 

Extremely fine condition, and a nice example for framing or display.                                                                                                      

9250.00

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