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To E. B. Tylor   [28 January 1875]


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.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Edward Burnett Tylor
Date:  [28 Jan 1875]
Classmark:  The British Library (Add MS 50254 ff. 81–2)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9832

From E. B. Tylor   29 January [1875]


Does CD think it desirable for EBT’s wife to produce a new English translation of A. E. Brehm’s work [Illustrirtes Thierleben (1864–7)]?

Author:  Edward Burnett Tylor
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  29 Jan [1875]
Classmark:  DAR 178: 203
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9833

From E. B. Tylor   4 May 1875


EBT’s brother, Alfred Tylor, wishes to visit CD with George Young.

AT’s "pluvial period" theory.

Author:  Edward Burnett Tylor
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  4 May 1875
Classmark:  DAR 178: 204
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9971
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