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Darwin Correspondence Project

To G. J. Romanes   [4 November 1875]

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Mentions his appearance before Vivisection Commission.

Discusses his plans for planting and observing the carrots sent by GJR.

Mentions views of J. S. Burdon Sanderson on graft-hybrids.

Comments on GJR’s paper ["Instinct and acquisition", Nature 12 (1875): 553–4].

[Letter incorrectly dated "Thursday 8th" by CD.] [!? shd be note not synopsis]

Summary

Mentions his appearance before Vivisection Commission.

Discusses his plans for planting and observing the carrots sent by GJR.

Mentions views of J. S. Burdon Sanderson on graft-hybrids.

Comments on GJR’s paper ["Instinct and acquisition", Nature 12 (1875): 553–4].

[Letter incorrectly dated "Thursday 8th" by CD.] [!? shd be note not synopsis]

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-10239
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
George John Romanes
Sent from
London, Queen Anne St, 6
Source of text
American Philosophical Society (478)
Physical description
4pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10239,” accessed on 25 March 2019, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-10239

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 23

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