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Darwin Correspondence Project

To T. H. Huxley   14 January 1875

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Is alarmed by the petitions against vivisection that are being circulated. Believes there is scope for reasonable legislation and would like to see eminent physiologists prepare a petition so that the science could be protected and animals saved from needless suffering.

Summary

Is alarmed by the petitions against vivisection that are being circulated. Believes there is scope for reasonable legislation and would like to see eminent physiologists prepare a petition so that the science could be protected and animals saved from needless suffering.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9817
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Thomas Henry Huxley
Sent from
Down
Source of text
DAR 97: C37–8
Physical description
4pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9817,” accessed on 17 October 2017, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-9817

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 23

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