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Darwin in letters, 1878: Movement and sleep

Summary

In 1878, Darwin devoted most of his attention to the movements of plants. He investigated the growth pattern of roots and shoots, studying the function of specific organs in this process. Working closely with his son Francis, Darwin devised a series of…

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  • … god with the ‘eternity of matter’ ( letter from H. N. Ridley, [before 28 November 1878] ). Darwin …
  • … myself about such insoluble questions’ ( letter to H. N. Ridley, 28 November 1878 ). Darwin …

List of correspondents

Summary

Below is a list of Darwin's correspondents with the number of letters for each one. Click on a name to see the letters Darwin exchanged with that correspondent.    "A child of God" (1) Abberley,…

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  • … Robert (1) Christophe, N. N. (1) …
  • … Oscar (1) Commision générale des Ordres Royaux (1) …
  • … Donald (1) Curzon, A. N. H. (1) D. …
  • … Dodgson, C. L. (2) Doedes, N. D. (5) …
  • … Léonce (1) Ellacombe, H. N. (2) …
  • … L. A. (10) Erskine, H. N. B. (1) …
  • … J. F. (2) Galkin-Vraskoi, M. N. (1) …
  • … Gilbert, J. H. (20) Gill, T. N. (1) …
  • … Louis (3) Grenville, G. N. (1) Grey, …
  • … Heer, Oswald (8) Hegt, J. N. (5) …
  • … Hoare, Charles (1) Hoare, J. N. (3) …
  • … J. L. A. (1) Hopkins, A. N. (1) …
  • … Lloyd, R. M. (2) Lockyer, J. N. (4) …
  • … Lovegrove, Charles (3) Lovén, S. L. (3) …
  • … Ricotti, Ercole (2) Ridley, H. N. (4) …