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Darwin Correspondence Project

To J. V. Carus   19 February 1877

Down, | Beckenham, Kent.

Feb 19. 1877

My dear Sir,

Will you be so good as to correct the following unfortunate misprint which produces a mistake of some importance:

Cross & Self-Fertilisation

p 275. line 6 from top

For ‘self-fertilised’ read ‘crossed’1

My dear Sir | Yours faithfully | Charles Darwin

Footnotes

Bibliography

Cross and self fertilisation 2d ed.: The effects of cross and self fertilisation in the vegetable kingdom. By Charles Darwin. 2d edition. London: John Murray. 1878.

Cross and self fertilisation: The effects of cross and self fertilisation in the vegetable kingdom. By Charles Darwin. London: John Murray. 1876.

Summary

Corrects an important misprint in English edition of Cross and self-fertilisation, p. 275, line six from top [but see 10877].

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10852,” accessed on 19 September 2021, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-10852.xml

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