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To William Robinson   4 January 1876


Thanks for the copies of the Garden, which contain a drawing of CD and notice of his work.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  William Robinson
Date:  4 Jan 1876
Classmark:  Nate D. Sanders (dealer) (28 September 2017, lot 37)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10346

To William Robinson   10 January [1876?]


Accepts WR’s offer of copies of the Garden for the next half-year.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  William Robinson
Date:  10 Jan [1876?]
Classmark:  John Wilson (dealer) (5 May 2008)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10350

To William Robinson   [29 April 1866]


Is sorry to have missed seeing WR.

Mentions some crossing experiments with Nymphaea and Euryale in which he would be interested, if WR ever had the chance to make them [see Cross and self-fertilisation, p. 365].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  William Robinson
Date:  [29 Apr 1866]
Classmark:  Royal Horticultural Society, Lindley Library (GB 803 WRO/2/25)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5072

To William Robinson   5 May [1866]


Writes a line of thanks; includes instructions on procedure for crossing experiments.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  William Robinson
Date:  5 May [1866]
Classmark:  Royal Horticultural Society (GB 803 WRO/2/26)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5080

From William Robinson   19 November 1864



Identifies a climbing plant that CD saw at the Society’s gardens.

Author:  William Robinson
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  19 Nov 1864
Classmark:  DAR 157.2: 114
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4675
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Darwin, C. R.[X]
Robinson, William (b)[X]
1864 (1)
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