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Darwin Correspondence Project

DCP-LETT-8977A

To Edward Frankland   12 July 1873

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Summary

Seeks the assistance of a professional chemist in securing a qualitative analysis of the fluid secreted by the glands of Drosera which have the power of dissolving animal matter out of the bodies of insects. [See 8979.]

Summary

Seeks the assistance of a professional chemist in securing a qualitative analysis of the fluid secreted by the glands of Drosera which have the power of dissolving animal matter out of the bodies of insects. [See 8979.]

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-8977A
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Frankland, Edward
Sent from
Down
Source of text
The John Rylands Library, the University of Manchester
Physical description
4pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 8977A,” accessed on 30 July 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-8977A

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