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From David Forbes   26 March 1868

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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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  • … From David Forbes   26 March 1868 …
  • … 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 …

From Edward Blyth   20 November 1868

Summary

Describes his tour of the Netherlands. Reports on some of the specimens he saw on his trip.

Discusses the coloration of hair in aged monkey

and sexual differences in bird species.

Author:  Edward Blyth
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  20 Nov 1868
Classmark:  DAR 83: 149, DAR 84.1: 137
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6469

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  • … now Perdix perdix ). See letter from David Forbes, 26 March 1868  and n.  2, and Descent …
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