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Darwin, Charles
AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED (“CH. DARWIN”), TO “DEAR SIR”
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Darwin, Charles
AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED (“CH. DARWIN”), TO “DEAR SIR”
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Darwin, Charles
AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED (“CH. DARWIN”), TO “DEAR SIR”
politely rejecting a proposed translation (“...I have already agreed with Herr Koch & Prof. Victor Carus for a Translation...”), 1 page, 8vo, headed stationery of Down House, 23 January, [n.y.], with a photographic portrait of Darwin by Elliott & Fry, half-length, in hat and cloak, framed together and glazed
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Catalogue Note

Thirteen of Darwin's works were translated into German by Julius Victor Carus (1823-1903), beginnining with the third German edition of the Origin in 1867. Carus was commissioned by Eduard Koch's Stuttgart publishing house Schweizerbart'sche.

English Literature, History, Children’s Books and Illustrations, including The Garrett Herman Collection: The Age of Darwin

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London