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To A. D. Bartlett   14 February [1865]

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CD sends thanks for feather of the Gallus.

The rabbit arrived safely, but unfortunately the entrails had been removed; if ADB catches the other one, CD would like it sent unmutilated.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Abraham Dee Bartlett
Date:  14 Feb [1865]
Classmark:  American Philosophical Society (Mss.B.D25.)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4771

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  • … example, Correspondence vol.  6, letter to W.  D.  Fox, 8 [June 1856] ; see also Variation …

To A. D. Bartlett   16 February [1868]

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Asks ADB to perform experiment on colour perception in bower-bird.

Asks for rabbit specimens.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Abraham Dee Bartlett
Date:  16 Feb [1868]
Classmark:  Wellcome Collection (MS.7781/1–32 item 7)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5401

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  • … example, Correspondence vol.  6, letter to W.  D.  Fox, 8 [June 1856] , and Correspondence …

To Abraham Dee Bartlett   26 May [1861]

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Bearer brings three Porto Santo rabbits. Will ADB keep them and see whether they can be crossed with some other breed? CD believes they have become much reduced in size and modified in colour since their introduction into the island.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Abraham Dee Bartlett
Date:  26 May [1861]
Classmark:  Archives of the New York Botanical Garden (Charles Finney Cox Collection)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-3159

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  • … Wollaston, [February 1856], and letter to W.  D.  Fox, 8 [June 1856] . The Darwins were …
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