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DCP-LETT-8593

To Alphonse de Candolle   2 November [1872]1

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Summary

Thanks for AdeC’s Histoire des sciences [1873].

Sends a copy of Expression.

His health keeps him weak; he dreads grappling with the fearful subject of variation [in nature]

so he is working up some observations in botanical physiology to publish with his old papers on climbing plants.

Summary

Thanks for AdeC’s Histoire des sciences [1873].

Sends a copy of Expression.

His health keeps him weak; he dreads grappling with the fearful subject of variation [in nature]

so he is working up some observations in botanical physiology to publish with his old papers on climbing plants.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-8593
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Candolle, Alphonse de
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Archives de la famille de Candolle
Physical description
3pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 8593,” accessed on 26 July 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-8593

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