skip to content

Darwin Correspondence Project

Search: contains "Darwin, C. R", document-type is "letter", date is "1861::06", author is "Falconer, Hugh"

Darwin Correspondence Project
Search:
Darwin and C and R in keywords [X]
letter in document-type [X]
1861::06 in date [X]
Falconer, Hugh in author [X]
1 Item
Sorted by:  
Page: 1

From Hugh Falconer   23 June 1861

Summary

Offers CD a live Proteus anguinus from Adelsberg cave. In his hands it will have a fair chance of developing into "some type of Columbidae (say a pouter or tumbler)".

The Origin is universally praised in Italy and Germany, even by those who disagree with it.

Author:  Hugh Falconer
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  23 June 1861
Classmark:  DAR 99: 3–4
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-3194

Matches: 1 hit

Document type
letter[X]
Author
Falconer, Hugh[X]
Addressee
Correspondent
Date