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From S. T. Preston   5 August 1880

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Sends his paper on "Natural science and morality", notwithstanding CD’s disinclination for the subject. This work parallels H. Spencer’s in the Data of ethics [1879].

Clerk Maxwell and William Thomson have encouraged his work in physics; STP looks for CD’s support on evolution.

Summary

Sends his paper on "Natural science and morality", notwithstanding CD’s disinclination for the subject. This work parallels H. Spencer’s in the Data of ethics [1879].

Clerk Maxwell and William Thomson have encouraged his work in physics; STP looks for CD’s support on evolution.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-12678
From
Samuel Tolver Preston
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
London, Reedworth St, 25
Source of text
DAR 174: 62
Physical description
4pp †

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Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 12678,” accessed on 19 September 2020, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-12678.xml

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