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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Martin Wilckens   [after 25 March 1869]1

I am very much obliged to you for your kindness in sending me your 2 publications.—2 I have within the last few days received several works, which I must read first, but as soon as these are finished, I shall have great pleasure, I am sure, in studying your remarks & observations—

with my best thanks Dear Sir—


The date is established by the relationship between this letter and the letter from Martin Wilckens, 25 March 1869.


Thanks MW for two publications [see 6682].

Letter details

Letter no.
Charles Robert Darwin
Martin Wilckens
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Source of text
DAR 96: 67r
Physical description
Adraft 1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 6683,” accessed on 18 September 2021,

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 17