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From John Lubbock   4 August 1866

Summary

Returns Primula paper [Collected papers 2: 45–63].

Author:  John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  4 Aug 1866
Classmark:  DAR 170: 53
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5179

Matches: 7 hits

  • Lubbock, John Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From John Lubbock   4 August 1866 …
  • … DAR 170: 53 John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury unstated 4 Aug 1866 Charles …
  • … See letter to John Lubbock, 2 August [1866] . …
  • … See letter to John Lubbock, 2 August [1866] and n.  3. …
  • … to ‘Dimorphic condition in Primula ’ . See letter to John Lubbock, 2 August [1866] . …
  • … thought you said I might keep it. Believe me always | Yours most sincerely | John Lubbock

From John Lubbock   6 November [1868]

Summary

Arrangements for polling.

Author:  John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  6 Nov [1868]
Classmark:  DAR 170: 66
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6449

Matches: 6 hits

  • Lubbock, John Darwin, C. R. …
  • … shall still be very glad of the carriage afterwards. Yours most sincerely | John Lubbock
  • … From John Lubbock   6 November [1868] …
  • … DAR 170: 66 John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury London, Lombard St, 15 6 Nov [ …
  • … between this letter and the letter from John Lubbock, 2 November [1868] . CD’s reply to …
  • … has not been found (see letter from John Lubbock, 2 November [1868] ). Bromley, a market …

To John Lubbock   [6 February 1859]

Summary

JL’s brother’s accident.

Thinks JL should tackle systematics of anomalous insects from studies of internal organs.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury
Date:  [6 Feb 1859]
Classmark:  DAR 263: 26 (EH 88206475)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-2408

Matches: 7 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Lubbock, John
  • … To John Lubbock   [6 February 1859] …
  • … Bibliography Lubbock, John. 1859. On the ova and pseudova of Insects. Philosophical …
  • … Robert Darwin Moor Park [6 Feb 1859] John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury …
  • … has not been found. Beaumont William Lubbock , John Lubbock’s younger brother, had injured …
  • … prior to publication (see letter to John Lubbock, [November 1858] ). Lubbock had touched …
  • … in an earlier paper (Lubbock 1857a). See letter from John Lubbock, 8 February 1859 . …

To John Lubbock   8 March [1859]

Summary

Wants examples of insects (especially Diptera) in which embryo resembles adult, to show that the metamorphic stages may be lost.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury
Date:  8 Mar [1859]
Classmark:  DAR 263: 29 (EH 88206478)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-2426

Matches: 10 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Lubbock, John
  • … To John Lubbock   8 March [1859] …
  • … William Lubbock , John Lubbock’s father was director of the Mid-Kent Railway and CD was a …
  • … Charles Robert Darwin Down 8 Mar [1859] John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury …
  • … Dated by Lubbock’s reply ( letter from John Lubbock, 15 March 1859 ). …
  • … See letter from John Lubbock, 8 February 1859 , which is now incomplete. A reference to …
  • … selection ,pp.  573–4). See also letter to John Lubbock, 16 [March 1859] . CD did not use …
  • … but cited Aphis instead ( Origin , p.  442). See letter from John Lubbock, 15 March 1859 , …
  • … and letters to John Lubbock , 16 [March 1859] and 21 [March 1859] . …
  • Lubbock . The Mid-Kent Railway Company had financed a short railway extension from Beckenham to Lewisham, along what was known as the Farnborough extension. The line had opened for business in 1857, but Farnborough never became a station on it. In 1859, there was a movement to finance a further extension from the Crystal Palace station, near Penge, to Norwood, which may have included Farnborough. The line was not constructed due to financial disagreement with the Brighton Railway Company in 1860. See Bradshaw’s shareholders’ guide, railway manual, and directory 1859 and 1860. John

From John Lubbock   27 January 1862

Summary

Grateful for CD’s approval of "Lake-habitations".

Author:  John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  27 Jan 1862
Classmark:  DAR 170.1: 26
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-3414

Matches: 10 hits

  • Lubbock, John Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From John Lubbock   27 January 1862 …
  • … DAR 170.1: 26 John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury London, Mansion House St, 11 …
  • … house, ‘Lamas’, in Chislehurst, Kent ( John Lubbock’s diary (British Library, Add. Ms.   …
  • … my little visits to Down. Hoping you will all keep well I remain | Your aff | John Lubbock
  • … the home of John William Lubbock , High Elms, near Down, to their …
  • … See letter to John Lubbock, 23 January [1862] . The reference is to Louisa and William …
  • … and Hampshire Bank, Southampton. John Lubbock had suggested William for the position and …
  • … see Correspondence vol.  9). In his letter to John Lubbock, 23 January [1862] , CD praised …
  • … in Switzerland (Lubbock 1862b). In August 1861, John and Ellen Frances Lubbock moved from …

From John Lubbock   23 August 1862

Summary

JL’s Swiss tour with Tyndall and Huxley.

Lake-habitations.

Author:  John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  23 Aug 1862
Classmark:  DAR 170: 31
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-3698

Matches: 14 hits

  • Lubbock, John Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From John Lubbock   23 August 1862 …
  • … DAR 170: 31 John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury London, Lombard St, 15 23 Aug …
  • … Horace Gordon. 1914. Life of Sir John Lubbock, Lord Avebury. 2 vols. London: Macmillan. …
  • … for a talk with you. Yours affec | John Lubbock P.S.  I send a subscription to Martin …
  • … See letter to John Lubbock, 21 August [1862] . …
  • … See letter to John Lubbock, 21 August [1862] . Lubbock refers to George Atherley , William …
  • … August ( Hutchinson 1914 , 1: 55–6; John Lubbock’s diary (British Library, Add. Ms.   …
  • … 62679: 64 r. )). According to John Lubbock’s diary (British Library, Add. Ms.   …
  • … not been further identified. See letter to John Lubbock, 21 August [1862] . CD, Emma, and …
  • … William in Southampton (see letter to John Lubbock, 21 August [1862] ). According to CD’ …
  • … William Charles Linnaeus Martin ; see letter to John Lubbock, 21 August [1862] and n.  8. …
  • … detail in Lubbock 1863e. Lubbock refers to the entomologist John Obadiah Westwood ; the …
  • … 62679: 64 r. ), Lubbock spent ten days with Thomas Henry Huxley and John Tyndall , who …

From John Lubbock   18 December 1862

Summary

Thanks CD for agreeing to review Bates’s paper for Natural History Review.

Author:  John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  18 Dec 1862
Classmark:  DAR 170: 35
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-3867

Matches: 6 hits

  • Lubbock, John Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From John Lubbock   18 December 1862 …
  • … DAR 170: 35 John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury London, Lombard St, 15 18 Dec …
  • … My lecture is to be on the “Pfahlbauten”. Y rs .  affec | John Lubbock C Darwin Esq r …
  • … See letter from John Lubbock, 15 December 1862 , …
  • … and letter to John Lubbock, 16 [December 1862] . Lubbock refers to his lecture at the …

From John Lubbock   12 June [1865]

Summary

Delighted at CD’s praise of his book [Prehistoric times (1865)].

Author:  John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  12 June [1865]
Classmark:  DAR 170: 45
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4860

Matches: 7 hits

  • Lubbock, John Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From John Lubbock   12 June [1865] …
  • … DAR 170: 45 John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury Chislehurst 12 June [1865] …
  • … Continues to do you good. Ever dear M r Darwin | Yours affec | John Lubbock C Darwin Esq …
  • … by the relationship between this letter and the letter to John Lubbock, 11 June [1865] . …
  • … See letter to John Lubbock, 11 June [1865] . Lubbock refers to chapter 14 ( …
  • … 473–92) of Lubbock 1865 (see letter to John Lubbock, 11 June [1865] and n.  4). The review …

To John Lubbock   12 November [1881]

Summary

JL’s sentence about glaciation will do excellently. Is glad JL thought about dimorphism of butterflies.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury
Date:  12 Nov [1881]
Classmark:  Sotheby’s (dealers) (11 July 2017)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-11743F

Matches: 4 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Lubbock, John
  • … To John Lubbock   12 November [1881] …
  • … Bibliography Lubbock, John. 1881a. President’s address. Report of the 51st Meeting of the …
  • … Charles Robert Darwin Down 12 Nov [1881] John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury …

To John Lubbock   3 September [1881?]

Summary

Discusses insect attraction to artificial flowers. CD’s experiments of 40 years ago failed, but Nägeli reported success by scenting them.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury
Date:  3 Sept [1881?]
Classmark:  The British Library (Add MS 49644: 94–5)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9622

Matches: 4 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Lubbock, John
  • … To John Lubbock   3 September [1881? ] …
  • … Darwin. London: John Murray. 1876. Lubbock, John. 1881b. Observations on ants, bees, and …
  • … Charles Robert Darwin Down 3 Sept [1881? ] John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury …

From John Lubbock   [after 5 August 1869]

Summary

Visiting arrangements.

Author:  John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [after 5 Aug 1869]
Classmark:  DAR 170: 70
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6519

Matches: 6 hits

  • Lubbock, John Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From John Lubbock   [after 5 August 1869] …
  • … DAR 170: 70 John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury High Elms [after 5 Aug 1869] …
  • … between this letter and the letter from John Lubbock, 5 August [1869] . No letter from CD …
  • … Walckenaer and Gervais 1837–47; see letter from John Lubbock, 5 August [1869] and n.  4. …
  • … come to luncheon the Sunday following. Believe me | Yours most sincerely | John Lubbock

From John Lubbock   10 January 1864

Summary

JL’s article on Huxley’s "Lectures [to working men]".

Planning a volume of essays [Prehistoric times (1865)].

Author:  John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  10 Jan 1864
Classmark:  DAR 170: 44
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4384

Matches: 10 hits

  • Lubbock, John Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From John Lubbock   10 January 1864 …
  • … DAR 170: 44 John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury Lamas, Chislehurst 10 Jan 1864 …
  • … London: Macmillan. [Lubbock, John. ] 1864b. Huxley’s lectures on the origin of species. …
  • … Press. Hutchinson, Horace Gordon. 1914. Life of Sir John Lubbock, Lord Avebury. 2 vols. …
  • … See letter to John Lubbock, [1 January 1864] . Lubbock refers to CD’s assessment of his …
  • … working men (T.  H.  Huxley 1863a; see letter to John Lubbock, [1 January 1864] and n.   …
  • … 3). See letter to John Lubbock, [1 January 1864] and n.  4. Lubbock ended his review ( [ …
  • … 9, letter to W.  E.  Darwin, [25 May 1861] , and letter to John Lubbock, [25 May 1861] ). …
  • … soon as you are quite well enough, & believe me always | Your most affec t | John Lubbock

To John Lubbock   3 April 1874

Summary

Thanks for JL’s willingness to sell land.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury
Date:  3 Apr 1874
Classmark:  DAR 261.7: 9 (EH 88205934)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9386

Matches: 5 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Lubbock, John
  • … To John Lubbock   3 April 1874 …
  • … Charles Robert Darwin Down 3 Apr 1874 John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury …
  • … See letter from John Lubbock, 2 April 1874 . CD’s letter to William Mackmurdo Hacon has …
  • … William Denby was Lubbock’s solicitor (see letter from John Lubbock, 27 February 1874 ). …

From John Lubbock   29 March 1867

Summary

Thanks CD for information.

Author:  John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  29 Mar 1867
Classmark:  DAR 170: 57
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5472

Matches: 6 hits

  • Lubbock, John Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From John Lubbock   29 March 1867 …
  • … DAR 170: 57 John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury London, Lombard St, 15 29 Mar …
  • … look at M c Lennan’s book? Believe me | Yours very sincerely | John Lubbock C.  Darwin Esq …
  • … See letter to John Lubbock, 26 March [1867] . CD had suggested that he and Lubbock meet on …
  • … s letter has been found, but see the letter to John Lubbock, 26 March [1867] and n.  1. …

To John Lubbock   [8 June 1861]

Summary

Asks to meet JL for a final talk about the banking partnership for William Darwin.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury
Date:  [8 June 1861]
Classmark:  DAR 261.7: 2 (EH 88205927)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-3179

Matches: 7 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Lubbock, John
  • … To John Lubbock   [8 June 1861] …
  • … Charles Robert Darwin Down [8 June 1861] John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury …
  • … charity, & a real charity it will be. — Sir John Lubbock put the whole case with admirable …
  • … Darwin, 6 [June 1861] and the letter to John Lubbock, 6 June [1861] ). The eighth of June …
  • … fell on a Saturday in 1861. See letter to John Lubbock, 6 June [1861] and n.   …
  • … 2. Lubbock’s father, John William Lubbock , was a partner in Robarts, Lubbock & Co . ( …

To John Lubbock   9 February [1859]

Summary

CD sees JL’s cases of same organs varying greatly in allied forms as a serious difficulty in regard to his own ideas.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury
Date:  9 Feb [1859]
Classmark:  DAR 263: 27 (EH 88206476)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-2411

Matches: 8 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Lubbock, John
  • … To John Lubbock   9 February [1859] …
  • … Robert Darwin Moor Park 9 Feb [1859] John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury …
  • … science and religion. See letter from John Lubbock, 8 February 1859  and n.  3. This …
  • … found. CD was to forward it to Wollaston (see letter to John Lubbock, [6 February 1859] ). …
  • … Moor Park in February (de Beer ed. 1959). See letter to John Lubbock, [6 February 1859] , …
  • … and letter from John Lubbock, 8 February 1859 . The reference to …
  • … missing portion of the letter from John Lubbock, 8 February 1859 . An extract from Thomas …

To John Lubbock   2 August 1881

Summary

Comments on MS of JL’s [1881] BAAS Presidential Address. Suggests that more attention be given to parthenogenesis.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury
Date:  2 Aug 1881
Classmark:  The British Library (Add MS 49645: 100–2)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-13269

Matches: 4 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Lubbock, John
  • … To John Lubbock   2 August 1881 …
  • … durch Thiere. Kosmos 9: 273–88. Lubbock, John. 1881a. President’s address. Report of the …
  • … 2) Charles Robert Darwin Down 2 Aug 1881 John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury …

To John Lubbock   6 November 1881

Summary

Supports the statements on Henry Hicks in JL’s address.

Bonney is an "objector general".

CD has always supported A. C. Ramsay.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury
Date:  6 Nov 1881
Classmark:  The British Library (Add MS 49645: 104–5)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-13463

Matches: 4 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Lubbock, John
  • … To John Lubbock   6 November 1881 …
  • … Geological Society of London 37: 37–235. Lubbock, John. 1881a. President’s address. Report …
  • … 5) Charles Robert Darwin Down 6 Nov 1881 John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury …

From John Lubbock   13 February 1862

Summary

Hopes CD will come to lunch on Saturday. The Busks and J. D. Hooker are with JL.

Author:  John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  13 Feb 1862
Classmark:  DAR 170.1: 28
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-3444

Matches: 5 hits

  • Lubbock, John Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From John Lubbock   13 February 1862 …
  • … See letter from John Lubbock, 7 [February] 1862 . George and Ellen Busk and Joseph Dalton …
  • … DAR 170.1: 28 John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury London, Mansion House St, 11 …
  • … be with us. Hoping you have all kept well, I remain always | Your affec | John Lubbock

From John Lubbock   22 and 26 March 1865

Summary

JL’s MS at printer’s [Prehistoric times (1865)].

Apologises for failure to post letter.

Author:  John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  22 and 26 Mar 1865
Classmark:  DAR 170: 50
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4791

Matches: 10 hits

  • Lubbock, John Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From John Lubbock   22 and 26 March 1865 …
  • … DAR 170: 50 John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury Chislehurst 22 Mar 1865 26 Mar …
  • … High Elms, the home of John William Lubbock , John Lubbock’s father, was about a mile and …
  • … to hear from Parslow that you were unwell again Yours affec | John Lubbock C Darwin Esq …
  • … me, dear M r Darwin, | Yours affec | John Lubbock C Darwin Esq | FRS etc— High Elms 26  …
  • … 1864 (see Correspondence vol.  12, letter from John Lubbock, 2 September 1864  and n.  1). …
  • … 284). See also Correspondence vol.  12, letter to John Lubbock, [1 January 1864] and n.   …
  • … 5, and letter from John Lubbock, 10 January 1864  and n.  4. There is an annotated copy of …
  • … a half from Down House. John William Lubbock died on 20 June 1865, having suffered from ‘ …
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