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Darwin Correspondence Project

From J. V. Carus   31 October 1872

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Summary

JVC questions accuracy of Hensleigh Wedgwood’s statement that the word for a toad in all European languages expresses the habit of swelling [see Expression, p. 104]. Has changed "all" to "some".

Summary

JVC questions accuracy of Hensleigh Wedgwood’s statement that the word for a toad in all European languages expresses the habit of swelling [see Expression, p. 104]. Has changed "all" to "some".

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-8587
From
Carus, J. V.
To
Darwin, C. R.
Sent from
Leipzig
Source of text
DAR 161: 87
Physical description
3pp

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Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 8587,” accessed on 8 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-8587

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