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To R. G. Whiteman   5 May 1881

Summary

Passage in first edition of Origin, [p. 184] on bears rendered larger and more aquatic by selection was omitted from subsequent editions on advice of Richard Owen. Has always regretted following that advice.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Richard Gilbert Whiteman
Date:  5 May 1881
Classmark:  DAR 148: 354
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-13146
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