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From Asa Gray   3 February 1878

Summary

AG’s review of Joseph Cook ["Lectures on biology", New Englander 37: 100–13].

Encourages CD to work at heliotropism.

Thinks Thomas Meehan is as "rattle-brained" as Joseph Cook.

[A damaged fragment cut from this letter is pinned to 11051.]

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  3 Feb 1878
Classmark:  DAR 160: 169, DAR 165: 199
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-11343

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  • Gray, Asa Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From Asa Gray   3 February 1878 …
  • … DAR 160: 169, DAR 165: 199 Asa Gray Herbarium of Harvard 3 Feb 1878 Charles Robert Darwin …
  • … by it as is | Your affectionate | Asa Gray P.S.  I have done up Meehan for Amer. Jour. …
  • … CD described; see A. Gray 1877 and letter to Asa Gray, 21 [and 22] January 1878 and n. 11. …
  • … See letter to Asa Gray, 21 [and 22] January 1878 ; the other letter has not been found. …
  • … comment on the review, see the letter to Asa Gray, 21 [and 22] January 1878 and n. 4; Gray …
  • … dioica is marsh valerian; see letter to Asa Gray, 21 [and 22] January 1878 and n. 6. CD …
  • … laurel or mayflower). See letter to Asa Gray, 21 [and 22] January 1878 and n. 8. Gray’s …
  • … of flowers , see Correspondence vol. 24, letter from Asa Gray, 5 December 1876 and n. 5. …
  • … an American, in 1877; see letter to Asa Gray, 21 [and 22] January 1878 and n. 10. …
  • … s work for inaccuracy; see letter to Asa Gray, 21 [and 22] January 1878 and n. 11. He had …
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