skip to content

Darwin Correspondence Project

Search Results

Darwin Correspondence Project
Search:
"Darwin C R" in search-correspondent [X]
Darwin, C. R. in correspondent [X]
Litchfield, R. B. in correspondent [X]
1880 in date [X]
5 Items
Sorted by:  
Page: 1

To R. B. Litchfield   2 February 1880

Summary

Thanks RBL for advice [concerning dispute with Samuel Butler]. Notes reaction of family.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Richard Buckley Litchfield
Date:  2 Feb 1880
Classmark:  DAR 146: 56
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-12453

From Richard Litchfield   1 February 1880

Summary

Advises against making any reply to Samuel Butler’s charges.

Author:  Richard Buckley Litchfield
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  1 Feb 1880
Classmark:  DAR 92: B72–4
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-12447

From R. B. Litchfield   1 February 1880

Summary

Has shown S. Butler’s Athenæum letter to Frederick Pollock, who confirms RBL’s advice that it needs no answer. Sends an imaginary response by Butler.

Author:  Richard Buckley Litchfield
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  1 Feb 1880
Classmark:  DAR 92: B75–8, 81
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-12448

From R. B. Litchfield   3 February 1880

Summary

Thinks Huxley’s judgment on answering S. Butler’s charges would be trustworthy, though THH is horribly pugnacious and would naturally be for fighting.

Author:  Richard Buckley Litchfield
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  3 Feb 1880
Classmark:  DAR 92: B79–80
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-12456

From H. E. Litchfield   [1 February 1880]

Summary

Advise against making any reply to Samuel Butler’s charges.

Author:  Henrietta Emma Darwin; Henrietta Emma Litchfield; Richard Buckley Litchfield
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [1 Feb 1880]
Classmark:  DAR 92: B72–4; B91–4
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-12450
Document type
letter (5)
Correspondent
Darwin, C. R.[X]
Litchfield, R. B.[X]
Darwin, H. E. (1)
Litchfield, H. E. (1)
Date
1880
02
01 (3)
02 (1)
03 (1)
letter