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Darwin Correspondence Project

From J. S. Burdon Sanderson   23 May [1875]

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Believes Lyon Playfair has been led to compromise too far on bill about animal experimentation as a result of pressure from men wishing to suppress science. A full enquiry is to take place. [See 9987.] Suggests that CD send Playfair Huxley’s letter on the subject.

Summary

Believes Lyon Playfair has been led to compromise too far on bill about animal experimentation as a result of pressure from men wishing to suppress science. A full enquiry is to take place. [See 9987.] Suggests that CD send Playfair Huxley’s letter on the subject.

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9989A,” accessed on 20 September 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-9989A.xml

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

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