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Darwin Correspondence Project

To J. H. Gilbert   25 February 1881

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Summary

Discusses acidity of earthworm castings. JHG’s reply will make him more cautious.

Would like to see W. A. Detmer’s paper [Landwirtsch. Versuchs-Stat. 14 (1871): 248–300] and S. W. Johnson’s work [How crops feed].

Comments on food value of white and brown bread.

Summary

Discusses acidity of earthworm castings. JHG’s reply will make him more cautious.

Would like to see W. A. Detmer’s paper [Landwirtsch. Versuchs-Stat. 14 (1871): 248–300] and S. W. Johnson’s work [How crops feed].

Comments on food value of white and brown bread.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-13066
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Joseph Henry Gilbert
Sent from
London, Bryanston St, 4
Source of text
Rothamsted Research
Physical description
2pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 13066,” accessed on 23 March 2019, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-13066

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