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To J. D. Hooker   17 January [1857]



CD will advise W. F. Daniell on collecting.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  17 Jan [1857]
Classmark:  DAR 114: 188
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-2040

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  • r . D.  would not do a fair amount of work, it w d . be very wrong in us to send him out in this way. — On other hand it seems to me no reason not to send him out, under the very special circumstance, because he is not a first rate man. — I shall be guided by you, after you have consulted others. Yours affect y | C.  Darwin

To T. H. Huxley   17 January [1857]


Asks THH question on flow of glaciers after ice has been fractured and fragmented.

CD had to leave Royal Society lecture [joint paper by THH and J. Tyndall, "On the structure and motions of glaciers", Philos. Trans. R. Soc. Lond. 147 (1857): 327–46] before the end because of headache.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Thomas Henry Huxley
Date:  17 Jan [1857]
Classmark:  DAR 261.8: 1 (EH 88205939)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-2041

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