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Darwin Correspondence Project

To E. B. Tylor   [28 January 1875]

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

The review of EBT’s book ["Primitive Man: Tylor and Lubbock"] in the Quarterly Review [137: 40–77] last year contained a false and malicious attack on CD’s son George. CD knows it was written by St George Mivart. CD wishes to take every opportunity to say how false a man he considers him to be.

Summary

The review of EBT’s book ["Primitive Man: Tylor and Lubbock"] in the Quarterly Review [137: 40–77] last year contained a false and malicious attack on CD’s son George. CD knows it was written by St George Mivart. CD wishes to take every opportunity to say how false a man he considers him to be.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9832
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Edward Burnett Tylor
Sent from
Down
Source of text
British Library (Add MS 50254: 81–2)
Physical description
2pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9832,” accessed on 16 January 2019, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-9832

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

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