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Darwin Correspondence Project

From J. S. Burdon Sanderson   23 May [1875]

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Believes Lyon Playfair has been led to compromise too far on bill about animal experimentation as a result of pressure from men wishing to suppress science. A full enquiry is to take place. [See 9987.] Suggests that CD send Playfair Huxley’s letter on the subject.

Summary

Believes Lyon Playfair has been led to compromise too far on bill about animal experimentation as a result of pressure from men wishing to suppress science. A full enquiry is to take place. [See 9987.] Suggests that CD send Playfair Huxley’s letter on the subject.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9989A
From
John Scott Burdon Sanderson (baronet)
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
London, Queen Anne St, 49
Source of text
University of British Columbia, Woodward Library, Charles Woodward Memorial Room (II.ix)
Physical description
4pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9989A,” accessed on 23 April 2018, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-9989A

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

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