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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Francis Darwin   17 October 1881

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Has been reading Julius von Wiesner’s book [Das Bewegungsvermögen der Pflanzen (1881)]. Comments that it is "an excellent book, but he vivisects me in the most grievous terms, but most effectively".

Has been experimenting on aggregation of chlorophyll but with little success.

Summary

Has been reading Julius von Wiesner’s book [Das Bewegungsvermögen der Pflanzen (1881)]. Comments that it is "an excellent book, but he vivisects me in the most grievous terms, but most effectively".

Has been experimenting on aggregation of chlorophyll but with little success.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-13411
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Francis Darwin
Sent from
Down
Source of text
DAR 211: 86
Physical description
8pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 13411,” accessed on 16 July 2019, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-13411

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