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To Asa Gray   11 March [1873]

Summary

Astonished by Agassiz’s argument; has sent AG’s memorandum to Nature [see 8786].

Is working on cross- and self-fertilising plants and has temporarily stopped work on Drosera.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Asa Gray
Date:  11 Mar [1873]
Classmark:  Archives of the Gray Herbarium, Harvard University (106)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8806

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  • … Gray Herbarium, Harvard University (106) Charles Robert Darwin Down 11 Mar [1873] Asa Gray
  • … see Correspondence vol.  20, letter from Asa Gray, 6 October 1872  and nn.  8 and 9). CD’s …
  • … between this letter and the letter from Asa Gray, 25 February 1873 . For Gray’s rejection …
  • … of the fittest, see the letter from Asa Gray, 25 February 1873  and enclosure; the …
  • … Correspondence vol.   19, letter from Asa Gray, 3 August 1871  and n.  9); Insectivorous …

To Asa Gray   8 January 1873

Summary

Has received, through AG, a letter on Dionaea [from W. M. Canby] which has greatly interested him. CD asks AG to question his correspondent on whether it catches large or small insects.

Mary Treat will observe Drosera filiformis.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Asa Gray
Date:  8 Jan 1873
Classmark:  Archives of the Gray Herbarium, Harvard University (102)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8728

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  • … To Asa Gray   8 January 1873 …
  • … threadleaf sundew. See Correspondence vol.  20, letter from Asa Gray, 2 December 1872 . …
  • … Gray Herbarium, Harvard University (102) Charles Robert Darwin Down 8 Jan 1873 Asa Gray
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