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From H. W. Bates   11 January 1877

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Summary

Encloses extract [missing] on a caterpillar.

Mentions William Buckler’s magnificent drawings of caterpillars [The larvae of the British butterflies and moths, Ray Soc. (1886–91)], but doubts Buckler will lend them for any Darwinian purpose. John Hellins has a portion of drawings and is more liberal.

Summary

Encloses extract [missing] on a caterpillar.

Mentions William Buckler’s magnificent drawings of caterpillars [The larvae of the British butterflies and moths, Ray Soc. (1886–91)], but doubts Buckler will lend them for any Darwinian purpose. John Hellins has a portion of drawings and is more liberal.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-10780
From
Bates, H. W.
To
Darwin, C. R.
Sent from
London, Bartholomew Rd, 40
Source of text
DAR 160: 93
Physical description
2pp

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Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10780,” accessed on 7 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-10780

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