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From Trübner & Co   26 February 1867

London. | 60, Paternoster Row.E.C.

Febry. 26〈th 1867〉

Messrs Trübner & Co present their respectful compliments to Charles D〈arwin〉 Esq and beg to inform him, that a russian Correspondent of theirs Mr Kowalewsky is desirous of translating into russian Mr Darwin’s new work “Domesticated Animals”.1 Mr Kowalewsky offers to pay £1 p. sheet for the advantage of early sheets.


The references are to Vladimir Onufrievich Kovalevsky and to Variation.


Vladimir Kovalevsky wishes to translate Variation into Russian. He offers £1 per advance sheet.

Letter details

Letter no.
Trübner & Co.
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
London, Paternoster Row, 60
Source of text
DAR 169: 70
Physical description
1p damaged

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 5421,” accessed on 19 September 2021,

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 15