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DCP-LETT-9948

To J. S. Burdon Sanderson   24 [April 1875]1

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Summary

CD has seen Sir John [Lubbock] who suggests that L. Playfair would be the best man to present the [vivisection] petition, but thinks the proposed bill much more important and useful. JL also suggests that the bill be given a more humanitarian aspect and that it be presented to both Houses of Parliament.

Summary

CD has seen Sir John [Lubbock] who suggests that L. Playfair would be the best man to present the [vivisection] petition, but thinks the proposed bill much more important and useful. JL also suggests that the bill be given a more humanitarian aspect and that it be presented to both Houses of Parliament.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9948
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Sanderson, J. S. B.
Sent from
Down
Source of text
University of the Witwatersrand Historical Papers (A237f, letters to Sir John Burdon Sanderson)
Physical description
2pp

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Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9948,” accessed on 26 September 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-9948

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