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Letter 8073

Darwin, C. R. to Carus, J. V.

17 Nov 1871

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    CD offers to mark corrected passages in sheets of 6th edition of Origin.

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    Discusses question of hybrids between goats and sheep, on which H. von Nathusius has cast doubt in his recent Viehzucht [1872]. CD gives several references for a contrary view.

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    Asks JVC to inquire about HvN's assertion that castrated rams have no horns.


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