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Darwin Correspondence Project

To W. E. Gladstone   25 October [1877]

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Summary

Sends WEG the two articles [see 11163] with references.

CD thinks savages do not have names for shades of colours, which is curious since those he has known have names for every slight promontory or hill.

Summary

Sends WEG the two articles [see 11163] with references.

CD thinks savages do not have names for shades of colours, which is curious since those he has known have names for every slight promontory or hill.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11207
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
William Ewart Gladstone
Sent from
Down
Source of text
British Library (Add MS 44455: 210)
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11207,” accessed on 21 October 2018, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-11207

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