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To Henry Austin Bruce   24 August [1868?]

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Thanks correspondent for information. CD does not care much for more cases of striped asses,

but is pleased at the interesting case of the affectionate jackal that licks like a domestic dog.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Henry Austin Bruce, 1st Baron Aberdare
Date:  24 Aug [1868?]
Classmark:  Sir Brooke Boothby (private collection)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6330

From Edward Blyth   24 August 1868

Summary

Discusses the development of horns in antelopes. Remarks on the variation within and between the species of Cervus and on their relationship to each other.

Author:  Edward Blyth
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  24 Aug 1868
Classmark:  DAR 86: A34–5, DAR 160: 220
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6329
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