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From J. B. Saint-Lager   30 January 1877

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Sends CD parts of the Annales [Soc. Bot. Lyon] in response to his request for a particular article.

States that, despite CD’s work, he does not believe that any plants, including insectivorous ones, can utilise organic material, and that they live solely on mineral elements in the soil and air.

Summary

Sends CD parts of the Annales [Soc. Bot. Lyon] in response to his request for a particular article.

States that, despite CD’s work, he does not believe that any plants, including insectivorous ones, can utilise organic material, and that they live solely on mineral elements in the soil and air.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-10820
From
Jean Baptiste Saint-Lager
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Lyons
Source of text
DAR 177: 7
Physical description
4pp (French)

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10820,” accessed on 17 November 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-10820.xml

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