RECORD: Darwin, C. R.  Wallace A.R. [Malay Archipelago]: I: 87 'orang throwing'; II: 'for Man'. [1869-71] CUL-DAR80.B100 Transcribed by Kees Rookmaaker, edited by John van Wyhe. (Darwin Online,

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Wallace Travels The Mal Arch Vol. I p. 87 Orang throwing for man (V. sequel)

Vol. 2 p. 43, 49 [Port] colony from language & retain gestures & might afterwards reverse. —

2: p. 178 more difference of Papuan & Physical — Beard - agreeing

1869 Races Papuans one bearded — other Malay not.—

207. Their moral differences cannot be explained so easily as physical

255. Man more adorned than women.

445 "compact frizzled mop which is the Papuans' pride and glory"

453 — Division of Papuans & Malay nearly cooincident with the 2 zool. provinces

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