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Darwin Correspondence Project

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

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

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.

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9948,” accessed on 20 September 2017, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-9948

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

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