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Darwin Correspondence Project

From Charlotte Papé   16 July 1875

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Wants to study hereditary mental characters to see whether they are limited by sex – an idea CD holds provisionally and which she doubts. She sends a questionnaire form that she asks CD to criticise. Has read Francis Galton [Hereditary genius (1869)].

Summary

Wants to study hereditary mental characters to see whether they are limited by sex – an idea CD holds provisionally and which she doubts. She sends a questionnaire form that she asks CD to criticise. Has read Francis Galton [Hereditary genius (1869)].

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-10072
From
Papé, Charlotte
To
Darwin, C. R.
Sent from
Edgeley, Stockport
Source of text
DAR 174: 27
Physical description
6pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10072,” accessed on 11 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-10072

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