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To William Robinson   4 January 1876

Summary

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?]

Summary

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]

Summary

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]

Summary

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

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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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