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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Alfred Newton   14 March 1874

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Can give no definite information. Believes severe winters are by far the most important check on numbers of birds; the destruction of eggs is of subordinate importance.

Summary

Can give no definite information. Believes severe winters are by far the most important check on numbers of birds; the destruction of eggs is of subordinate importance.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9359
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Alfred Newton
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Balfour Library, University of Cambridge (held at CUL: Add. 9839/ID/62)
Physical description
4pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9359,” accessed on 15 December 2017, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-9359

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 22

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