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From [C. P.]   29 April 1864

Summary

On rereading the Origin, he offers a criticism on two grounds: 1. Blending inheritance; 2. The tendency of species to elude competing species. Also competition within species eliminates the weak and thus preserves the species.

Author:  P., C.
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  29 Apr 1864
Classmark:  DAR 174: 1
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4476

From P. C. Sutherland   17 January 1872

Summary

Has some birds which are allegedly the result of a cross between a common fowl and a guinea-fowl; describes their appearance, and will provide CD with likenesses.

Author:  Peter Cormack Sutherland
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  17 Jan 1872
Classmark:  DAR 177: 321
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8163

To P. P. C. Hoek   11 March 1875

Summary

Thanks for publication [Berste bijdrage tot een nauwkeuriger kennis der sessile cirripedien (1875)]. Cannot read Dutch. Mentions PPCH’s research on cirripedes.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Paulus Peronius Cato Hoek
Date:  11 Mar 1875
Classmark:  Artis Library (P.P.C. Hoek Archive, Darwin correspondence)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9883

To P. P. C. Hoek   [after May 1876]

Summary

Thanks for PPCH’s ["Entwicklungsgeschichte der Entomostraken, pt 1: Embryologie von Balanus", Niederl. Arch. Zool. 3 (1876–7): 47–82].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Paulus Peronius Cato Hoek
Date:  [after May 1876]
Classmark:  Artis Library (P.P.C. Hoek Archive: Darwin correspondence)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10334

From Francis Darwin to P. P. C. Hoek   [c. 24 June 1877]

Summary

CD has written to [Charles] Wyville Thomson in favour of PPCH’s request [for duplicates of Pycnogonida collected by the Challenger expedition], and hopes it will be successful.

Author:  Francis Darwin
Addressee:  Paulus Peronius Cato Hoek
Date:  [c. 24 June 1877]
Classmark:  Artis Library (P. P. C. Hoek Archive: Darwin correspondence)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-11014F

From P. P. C. Hoek to C. W. Thomson   25 June 1877

Summary

Requests duplicates of [H. M. S.] Challenger Pycnogonidae.

Author:  Paulus Peronius Cato Hoek
Addressee:  Charles Wyville Thomson
Date:  25 June 1877
Classmark:  DAR 166: 228
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-11016

To P. P. C. Hoek   23 November 1881

Summary

Thanks him for magnificent work on Pycnogonida [The zoology of the voyage of H. M. S. Challenger, vol. 3, part 10 (1881)].

Is delighted that he is undertaking the Cirripedia [1883–4].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Paulus Peronius Cato Hoek
Date:  23 Nov 1881
Classmark:  Artis Library (P.P.C. Hoek Archive: Darwin correspondence)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-13507A
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