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Darwin Correspondence Project

To E. S. Morse   23 April 1877

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Thanks for ESM’s address ["What American zoologists have done for evolution", Proc. Am. Assoc. Adv. Sci. 25 (1876)].

J. A. Allen’s work is important as apparently showing change through direct action of [external] conditions.

CD has given up trying to understand E. D. Cope and Alpheus Hyatt on acceleration and retardation.

Summary

Thanks for ESM’s address ["What American zoologists have done for evolution", Proc. Am. Assoc. Adv. Sci. 25 (1876)].

J. A. Allen’s work is important as apparently showing change through direct action of [external] conditions.

CD has given up trying to understand E. D. Cope and Alpheus Hyatt on acceleration and retardation.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-10938
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Morse, E. S.
Sent from
London Down letterhead
Source of text
Peabody Essex Museum: Phillips Library (E. S. Morse Papers, E 2, Box 3, Folder 11)
Physical description
3pp

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Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10938,” accessed on 6 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-10938

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