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To Alfred Newton   9 February [1870]



Was gratified "beyond measure" by AN’s comments on his pigeon chapter [in Variation] in the [Zoological] Record [5 (1868): 94–6]. AN is the first man capable of forming a judgment who seems to have thought anything of this part.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Alfred Newton
Date:  9 Feb [1870]
Classmark:  DAR 185: 90
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7100

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From H. E. Darwin   [after 8 February 1870]


Responds to note about the MS [Descent] with great interest and promises to obey his instructions. [See 7124.]

Author:  Henrietta Emma Darwin; Henrietta Emma Litchfield
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Classmark:  DAR 245: 33b
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7112F

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From Berry Benson   9 February 1870


Compliments Origin.

Sends extract about a waterplant to illustrate CD’s points about the means of dispersal in geographical distribution.

Author:  Berry Benson
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  9 Feb 1870
Classmark:  DAR 160: 148
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7099

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