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Darwin Correspondence Project

To H. M. Westropp   7 November [1871]

[Leith Hill Place | Surrey]

Pray accept my thanks for your kind present of your two Papers.—1

C. Darwin

Down. Nov. 7th

Footnotes

Westropp may have sent two articles on comparative ethnography that he mentioned in his letter of 20 April [1871] (Westropp 1866 and 1871); the papers were cited by CD in Descent 2d ed.

Bibliography

Descent 2d ed.: The descent of man, and selection in relation to sex. By Charles Darwin. 2d edition. London: John Murray. 1874.

Westropp, Hodder Michael. 1866. On the analogous forms of implements among early and primitive races. Memoirs read before the Anthropological Society of London 2 (1865–6): 288–93.

Summary

"Please accept my thanks for your kind present of your two Papers."

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-8055A
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Hodder Michael Westropp
Sent from
Down
Postmark
NO 8 71
Source of text
Smithsonian Libraries (Dibner Library of the History of Science and Technology MSS 405 A. Gift of the Burndy Library)
Physical description
ApcS

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 8055A,” accessed on 26 September 2021, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-8055A.xml

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 19

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