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From P. L. Sclater   2 June 1877

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Encloses a memorandum [missing] drawn up by W. H. Flower, Huxley, and himself, defending Charles Wyville Thomson against an attack made upon him.

Author:  Philip Lutley Sclater
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  2 June 1877
Classmark:  DAR 177: 76
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10981

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From P. L. Sclater   17 April 1861

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Corrects CD’s statement [Origin, 3d ed.] that Madeira does not possess one peculiar bird. There is one, out of the 99.

Author:  Philip Lutley Sclater
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  17 Apr 1861
Classmark:  DAR 205.3: 292
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-3121

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From P. L. Sclater   11 February 1860

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Informs CD that Sylvicola aureola may be a distinct species but is a close ally of S. aestiva of N. and S. America and perhaps only a "climatic variety".

Author:  Philip Lutley Sclater
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  11 Feb 1860
Classmark:  DAR 205.3: 290, DAR 205.7: 143
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-2692

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From Philip Lutley Sclater   [3? February 1860]

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Lists land birds of Galapagos and discusses their distribution on mainland of S. America.

Author:  Philip Lutley Sclater
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [3? Feb 1860]
Classmark:  DAR 205.3: 289
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-2683

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From A. S. G. Canning   18 February 1874

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Reports on a female black-winged pea-fowl at his home in Ireland.

Author:  Albert Stratford George Canning
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  18 Feb 1874
Classmark:  DAR 161: 41
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9302

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  • r P.  L.  Sclater still thinks they may be found wild in some parts of Asia, but I know not if this has ever been ascertained. — If you should be in town & have leisure to see me either in Portman Square or this Club, I should be very happy to answer any inquiry in my power— I am, Sir, | yr obed nt Servant | ASG Canning C.  Darwin
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