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To Karl Höchberg   13 January 1879


Thanks for essay on origin of taste for music. Will send to Edmund Gurney.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Karl Höchberg
Date:  13 Jan 1879
Classmark:  DAR 145: 129
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-11827

To Karl Höchberg   25 February 1879


Discusses the value of a vegetable diet.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Karl Höchberg
Date:  25 Feb 1879
Classmark:  American Philosophical Society (Mss.B.D25.560)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-11902

From Karl Höchberg   17 January 1879


Points out comment by Grant Allen supporting his theory of the origin of colour sense. Is English translation of his essay possible?

Author:  Karl Höchberg
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  17 Jan 1879
Classmark:  DAR 166: 226
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-11832

From Karl Höchberg   21 February 1879


Describes health-related arguments for vegetarianism. Notes arguments that anthropoid apes are vegetarians. Asks whether man is sufficiently adapted to mixed diet so that meat is not harmful?

Author:  Karl Höchberg
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  21 Feb 1879
Classmark:  DAR 166: 227
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-11897
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