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From William Robert Grove   26 April 1866

Summary

Sorry he missed CD when he called. Suggests a time he can call.

Author:  William Robert Grove
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  26 Apr 1866
Classmark:  DAR 165: 230
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5068

From W. R. Grove   31 August 1866

Summary

Responds to CD’s criticism of his handling of adaptation theory [in Rep. BAAS 26 (1866): liii–lxxxi].

Author:  William Robert Grove
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  31 Aug 1866
Classmark:  DAR 165: 231
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5201

From W. R. Grove   9 September 1866

Summary

Sends a "remarkable" enclosure [missing], evidently by a working man, which will interest CD as "shewing that ideas are spread".

Author:  William Robert Grove
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  9 Sept 1866
Classmark:  DAR 165: 232
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5209

From William Robert Grove   20 March 1868

Summary

Asks CD to breakfast in London on Tuesday [24 Mar].

Author:  William Robert Grove
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  20 Mar 1868
Classmark:  DAR 165: 233
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6031

From W. R. Grove   17 April 1868

Summary

He and another Bencher of Lincoln’s Inn have signed the necessary certificates for admission of CD’s son [George].

Author:  William Robert Grove
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  17 Apr 1868
Classmark:  DAR 165: 234
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6127

From W. R. Grove   [5–8 July 1871]

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Summary

Mammae in human males.

The role of natural selection in the development of beards and manes of animals.

Hereditary pointing in setters.

Author:  William Robert Grove
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [5–8 July 1871]
Classmark:  DAR 87: 190–2
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7854
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