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Darwin Correspondence Project

From T. H. Huxley   19 May 1875

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Lyon Playfair’s bill [on vivisection] is unacceptable to all teachers of physiology. It prohibits dissections for demonstrations to students. He will have to repudiate it. Asks CD’s advice.

Summary

Lyon Playfair’s bill [on vivisection] is unacceptable to all teachers of physiology. It prohibits dissections for demonstrations to students. He will have to repudiate it. Asks CD’s advice.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9985
From
Thomas Henry Huxley
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Edinburgh
Source of text
DAR 166: 340
Physical description
4pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9985,” accessed on 20 October 2018, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-9985

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 23

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