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From Arthur Nicols   [before 10 November 1875]

Summary

Discusses his ambitions.

Writes of rats that gnaw through lead pipes to find water.

Author:  Robert Arthur (Arthur) Nicols
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [before 10 Nov 1875]
Classmark:  DAR 172: 62
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10253

From Arthur Nicols   10 November 1875

Summary

Apologises for troubling CD to look for his lost MS.

Author:  Robert Arthur (Arthur) Nicols
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  10 Nov 1875
Classmark:  DAR 172: 63
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10255

From Arthur Nicols   8 December 1875

Summary

He will repeat his experiments on the cat’s sense of smell.

The intelligence of rats is shown by their gnawing through lead pipes to find water.

Author:  Robert Arthur (Arthur) Nicols
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  8 Dec 1875
Classmark:  DAR 172: 64
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10290
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