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To Briton Riviere   27 June [1871]

Summary

Discusses animal drawing showing expression.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Briton Riviere
Date:  27 June [1871]
Classmark:  DAR 147: 317
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7835

To Briton Riviere   1 April 1872

Summary

Asks BR to make two drawings of dogs to show expressions. Discusses expressions of hostile dog and caressing dog.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Briton Riviere
Date:  1 Apr 1872
Classmark:  DAR 147: 318
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8265

To Briton Riviere   4 April 1872

Summary

Thanks for kindness. BR must not think of trying until he feels inclination and strength for task.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Briton Riviere
Date:  4 Apr 1872
Classmark:  DAR 147: 319
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8274

To Briton Riviere   19 May [1872]

Summary

Comments on drawings of hostile dog and affectionate dog.

Sends small gift of money.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Briton Riviere
Date:  19 May [1872]
Classmark:  DAR 147: 320
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8339

To Briton Riviere   29 May 1872

Summary

Comments on drawing of dog. Will get it engraved [see Expression, pp. 52, 53].

Will send MS of Expression to printers next week.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Briton Riviere
Date:  29 May 1872
Classmark:  DAR 147: 321
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8360

From Briton Riviere   3 April 1872

Summary

Will attempt to draw the two expressions CD wants.

Author:  Briton Riviere
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  3 Apr 1872
Classmark:  DAR 176: 175
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8271

From Briton Riviere   16 May 1872

Summary

Sends sketches of expressions in two dogs.

Author:  Briton Riviere
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  16 May 1872
Classmark:  DAR 176: 176
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8333

From Briton Riviere   20 May 1872

Summary

Will himself correct the details on the woodblock CD finds acceptable. The second one followed CD’s instructions, contrary to his own experience.

Author:  Briton Riviere
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  20 May 1872
Classmark:  DAR 176: 177
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8340

From Briton Riviere   22 May 1872

Summary

Will try again to draw the expression of a pleased dog.

Author:  Briton Riviere
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  22 May 1872
Classmark:  DAR 176: 178
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8346

From Briton Riviere   26 May 1872

Summary

Thanks for CD’s books [unspecified].

Author:  Briton Riviere
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  26 May 1872
Classmark:  DAR 176: 179
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8353

From Briton Riviere   28 May 1872

Summary

Sends a drawing of dog’s expression for CD to approve and return.

Author:  Briton Riviere
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  28 May 1872
Classmark:  DAR 176: 180
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8358

From Briton Riviere   6 June 1872

Summary

Will need to see proofs of his drawings.

Flattered to be mentioned in introduction to Expression [p. 26].

Author:  Briton Riviere
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  6 June 1872
Classmark:  DAR 176: 181
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8371

From Briton Riviere   22 November 1872

Summary

Thanks for Expression.

Author:  Briton Riviere
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  22 Nov 1872
Classmark:  DAR 176: 182
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8641
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