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From David Forbes   22 November [1871]

Summary

Effect of turf covering on the disintegration of rocks. Weathering of rock; relative importance of different agents with different rocks.

Author:  David Forbes
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  22 Nov [1871]
Classmark:  DAR 164: 148
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8081

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  • … DAR 164: 148 David Forbes Geological Society 22 Nov [1871] Charles Robert Darwin …
  • … the relationship between this letter and the letter to David Forbes, 18 November [1871] . …
  • … Letter to David Forbes, 18 November [1871] . CD argued that the digestive acids of …
  • … see Earthworms , pp.  240–6). See letter to David Forbes, 18 November [1871] and n.  4. ‘ …
  • … try and be of any slight assistance to you & I remain yours most sincerely | David Forbes

To David Forbes   31 July [1870]

Summary

Thanks DF for proofs of his paper on Aymara Indians.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  David Forbes
Date:  31 July [1870]
Classmark:  American Philosophical Society (Mss.B.D25.381)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7292

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  • … by the relationship between this letter and the letter from David Forbes, 30 July 1870 . …
  • … See letter from David Forbes, 30 July 1870  and n.  1. In Expression , p.  318, CD cites …

To David Forbes   7 February [1869]

Summary

Asks for DF’s observations on the Aymara Indians for use in writing manuscript [see Descent, 2d ed., pp. 34–5].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  David Forbes
Date:  7 Feb [1869]
Classmark:  American Philosophical Society (Mss.B.D25.)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6606

Matches: 6 hits

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  • … the relationship between this letter and the letter from David Forbes, 30 January 1869 . …
  • … See letter from David Forbes, 30 January 1869 . CD refers to Gustav Jenzsch and Jenzsch  …
  • … people (D.  Forbes 1870). See letter from David Forbes, 30 January 1869  and n.  5. In his …

From David Forbes   18 February 1871

Summary

Thanks for copy of Descent.

Author:  David Forbes
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  18 Feb 1871
Classmark:  DAR 164: 146
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7487

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  • … From David Forbes   18 February 1871 …
  • … DAR 164: 146 David Forbes London, York Place, 11 18 Feb 1871 Charles Robert Darwin …
  • … and Again thanking you for your kindness I remain | Yours very sincerely | David Forbes

From David Forbes   1 March 1872

Summary

Sends information on composition of chalk at Shoreham and Folkestone.

Author:  David Forbes
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  1 Mar 1872
Classmark:  DAR 164: 149
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8233

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  • … DAR 164: 149 David Forbes London, York Place, 11 1 Mar 1872 Charles Robert Darwin …
  • … lowest in the series Yours very truly | David Forbes White chalk– with flints Shoreham …

From David Forbes   30 July 1870

Summary

Would much like CD to contribute a note for insertion after his paper on Aymara Indians.

Author:  David Forbes
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  30 July 1870
Classmark:  DAR 164: 145
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7291

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  • … DAR 164: 145 David Forbes London, York Place, 11 30 July 1870 Charles Robert Darwin …
  • … Collection–CUL.  See also letter from David Forbes, 13 June 1870 . No copy has been found …
  • … me my dear Sir | Yours very truly | David Forbes I shall not be offended if you “pitch …

To David Forbes   11 December [1860]

Summary

Encourages Forbes to publish his geological observations on Chile.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  David Forbes
Date:  11 Dec [1860]
Classmark:  DAR 185: 150
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-3019F

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  • … has not been found. The letter from David Forbes, [November? 1860] ( Correspondence vol.   …
  • … Correspondence vol.  8, letter from David Forbes, [November? 1860] , now redated [after …
  • … Correspondence vol.  8, letter from David Forbes, [after 12 December 1860] [previously …

To David Forbes   [20 March 1868]

Summary

Any notes on idea of human beauty by natives who have little association with Europeans would interest CD.

Also influence of females on males’ choice.

Sends copy of Queries about expression.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  David Forbes
Date:  [20 Mar 1868]
Classmark:  Pushkin House, St Petersburg: Literary Museum of the Institute of Russian Literature (Constantin Romanov, collection of O. A. Novikov: ПД 1975 ф.137 оп 1, no. 35)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6002

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  • … оп 1, no. 35) Charles Robert Darwin London, Chester Place, 4 [20 Mar 1868] David Forbes
  • … between this letter and the letter from David Forbes, 26 March 1868 . In 1868, the Friday …

From David Forbes   13 June 1870

Summary

Has completed a memoir on the Aymara Indians of Bolivia [J. Ethnol. Soc. n.s. 2 (1870): 193–305] and is going to lecture on them.

Believes he has data relevant to CD’s work on man.

Author:  David Forbes
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  13 June 1870
Classmark:  DAR 164: 144
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7228

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  • … From David Forbes   13 June 1870 …
  • … DAR 164: 144 David Forbes London, York Place, 11 13 June 1870 Charles Robert Darwin …
  • … have such fine weather | I remain my dear M r Darwin | Yours most sincerely | David Forbes
  • … that CD cites is in the letter from David Forbes, 26 March 1868 ( Correspondence vol.   …

From David Forbes   30 January 1869

Summary

DF’s opinion of Gustav Jenzsch’s book [Mikroskopische Flora und Fauna (1868)]. Encloses extract of a letter from Ferdinand Zirkel also mentioning Jenzsch’s work.

Author:  David Forbes
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  30 Jan 1869
Classmark:  DAR 164: 143–143/2
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6584

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  • … From David Forbes   30 January 1869 …
  • … DAR 164: 143–143/2 David Forbes London, York Place, 11 30 Jan 1869 Charles Robert Darwin …
  • … Correspondence vol.  16, letter from David Forbes, 26 March 1868 . For a translation of …
  • … dear M r Darwin | Yours most sincerely | David Forbes Extract from a letter from Professor …

To David Forbes   18 November [1871]

Summary

Inquires about the effect of turf covering on the rate of disintegration of rock.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  David Forbes
Date:  18 Nov [1871]
Classmark:  DAR 185: 111
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8075

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From David Forbes   [after 12 December 1860]

Summary

Glacial action in the Andes.

Origin of Chilean sheep.

Varieties of S. American horses.

Author:  David Forbes
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [after 11 December 1860]
Classmark:  DAR 164: 150
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-2621

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  • … than tibia, &c. Yours very truly | David Forbes 3.1 From … reliable 3.14] ‘Glacial Action’ …
  • … Oxford University Press. 1927–96. Forbes, James David. 1861. On the climate of Edinburgh …

From David Forbes   26 March 1868

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Summary

Blushing in South American Indians.

Hairlessness of Aymaras and Quechuas. [See Descent 2: 322–3.]

Author:  David Forbes
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  26 Mar 1868
Classmark:  DAR 80: B168
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6054

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  • … DAR 80: B168 David Forbes Boulton 26 Mar 1868 Charles Robert Darwin …
  • … See letter to David Forbes, [20 March 1868] and n.  3. For CD’s question on blushing, see …
  • … met Forbes in London (see letter to David Forbes, [20 March 1868] ). In his paper, ‘On the …
  • … I remain Dear Sir Yours very truly | David Forbes PS One or two of the tribes on the Beni …

Forbes, David. 1870b. On volcanoes. Geological Magazine 7: 314–28, 537–9.

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  • Forbes, David. 1870b. On volcanoes. Geological Magazine 7: 314–28, 537–9. SF5 P365.c.31 18 …

Forbes, David. 1869. The nature of the interior of the earth. Popular Science Review 8: 121–30.

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  • Forbes, David. 1869. The nature of the interior of the earth. Popular Science Review 8: …

Forbes, David. 1860. On the geology of Bolivia and southern Peru. [Read 21 November 1860.] Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 17 (1861): 7–62.

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  • Forbes, David. 1860. On the geology of Bolivia and southern Peru. [Read 21 November …

Forbes, David. 1870a. On the Aymara Indians of Bolivia and Peru. [Read 21 June 1870.] Journal of the Ethnological Society of London n.s. 2 (1869–70): 193–298.

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  • Forbes, David. 1870a. On the Aymara Indians of Bolivia and Peru. [Read 21 June 1870. ] …

Forbes, David W. 1999–2003. Hawaiian national bibliography, 1780–1900. 4 vols. Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press in association with Hordern House, Sydney.

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  • Forbes, David W. 1999–2003. Hawaiian national bibliography, 1780–1900. 4 vols. Honolulu: …

Forbes, James David. 1853. Norway and its glaciers: visited in 1851. Edinburgh.

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  • Forbes, James David. 1853. Norway and its glaciers: visited in 1851. Edinburgh. …

Forbes, David W. 1991. A pictorial tour of Hawaii, 1850–1852: watercolours, paintings, & drawings by James Gay Sawkins: with an account of his life & travels. San Francisco: Book Club of California.

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  • Forbes, David W. 1991. A pictorial tour of Hawaii, 1850–1852: watercolours, paintings, & …
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