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From Samuel Butler to Francis Darwin   24 September 1877


Offers to send MS of part of his new book [Life and habit] which gently pokes fun at CD. His book will offer an alternative to Pangenesis.

Author:  Samuel Butler
Addressee:  Francis Darwin
Date:  24 Sept 1877
Classmark:  DAR 199.5: 100
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-11152

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  • R. A. ed. 1908. Essays on life, art and science by Samuel Butler . London: A. C. Fifield. Variation 2d ed. : The variation of animals and plants under domestication. By Charles Darwin. …
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