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To Daniel Oliver   17 November 1871

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Thanks for the information about the action of roots on rocks.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Daniel Oliver
Date:  17 Nov 1871
Classmark:  Christie’s, New York (dealers) (3 December 2010: Sale 2361, Lot 422)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8074F

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To Daniel Oliver   15 November 1871

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Is it now thought that the spongioles of rootlets secrete carbonic acid which acts on bones and rocks?

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Daniel Oliver
Date:  15 Nov 1871
Classmark:  DAR 261.10: 64 (EH 88206047)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8068

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