RECORD: Darwin, C. R. 1959. [Letter fragment to T. W. Woodbury, 1863]. In Brian, A. D. and Crane, E. E. 1959. Charles Darwin and bees. Bee world 40: 297-303, p. 299.

REVISION HISTORY: Transcribed and edited by John van Wyhe 5.2022. RN1

NOTE: See the annotated letter in Correspondence vol. 11, p. 247.

[page] 299

thought and still think that I wrote to thank you for the artificial comb, which interested me much; but if you did not get a letter, it must have been lost or I did not write it.— With apologies, Dear Sir, and my best thanks, Yours very faithfully,

C. Darwin


This document has been accessed 37 times

Return to homepage

Citation: John van Wyhe, ed. 2002-. The Complete Work of Charles Darwin Online. (

File last updated 19 May, 2022