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To Charles Lyell   24 September 1873

Summary

Discusses apple specimens received from CL; reversion to crab state. Cites passage on subject in Variation.

Comments on letter from Mr Wood on inheritance in fruit-trees.

Would like to cross flowers of "Hawthornden" with many distinct varieties.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Charles Lyell, 1st baronet
Date:  24 Sept 1873
Classmark:  American Philosophical Society (Mss.B.D25.432)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9065

From S. V. Wood Jr to Charles Lyell   27 September 1873

Summary

Returns CD’s books and discusses apples and Crags at Sudbury.

Author:  Searles Valentine Wood
Addressee:  Charles Lyell, 1st baronet
Date:  27 Sept 1873
Classmark:  Edinburgh University Library, Centre for Research Collections (Gen.117/6330-1)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9075F

From S. V. Wood Sr to Charles Lyell   30 September 1873

Summary

Sends proofs of pages on shells with revised species names. Discusses Crag Moll, Sutton and Butley Red Grag, and Scrobicularia beds. Son asks him to thank Lyell for extract from Darwin’s book.

Author:  Searles Valentine Wood
Addressee:  Charles Lyell, 1st baronet
Date:  30 Sept 1873
Classmark:  Edinburgh University Library, Centre for Research Collections (Gen.117/6422-3)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9077F
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Lyell, Charles[X]
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Lyell, Charles[X]
Wood, S. V. (2)
Darwin, C. R. (1)
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