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Darwin Correspondence Project

To J. S. Burdon Sanderson   14 September [1873]

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Summary

Very pleased at JSBS’s discovery ["On the electrical phenomena which accompany the contractions of the leaf of Dionaea muscipula", Rep. BAAS 43 (1873): 133].

Asks for pure animal substances [proteins] for Drosera experiments. His other sources have been T. L. Brunton, Edward Frankland, W. A. Miller (now dead), and Hoffmann of Berlin [A. W. von Hofmann?].

Summary

Very pleased at JSBS’s discovery ["On the electrical phenomena which accompany the contractions of the leaf of Dionaea muscipula", Rep. BAAS 43 (1873): 133].

Asks for pure animal substances [proteins] for Drosera experiments. His other sources have been T. L. Brunton, Edward Frankland, W. A. Miller (now dead), and Hoffmann of Berlin [A. W. von Hofmann?].

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9056
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Sanderson, J. S. B.
Sent from
Down
Source of text
University of British Columbia, Woodward Library, Charles Woodward Memorial Room (I.ix)
Physical description
4pp

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Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9056,” accessed on 8 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-9056

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