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To Vernon Lushington   [12 March 1869]

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Huxley has acknowledged receipt of VL’s letter. Both he and CD feel that some of VL’s statements were a little offensive although CD is sure this was not intended. Was glad to read the condensed statement of Comte’s claims in VL’s letter.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Vernon Lushington
Date:  [12 Mar 1869]
Classmark:  DAR 96: 74
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6660

To Vernon Lushington   24 July [1871]

Summary

Thanks for providing turtle soup.

Not quite so sure he thanks VL for introducing Richard Buckley Litchfield into the Darwin family to be CD’s son-in-law.

Asks about the lip position of a pouting child.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Vernon Lushington
Date:  24 July [1871]
Classmark:  Linnean Society of London (Quentin Keynes Collection)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7880F
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