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Title: Inquiries into Human Faculty and Its Development Author: Francis Galton Release Date: March 13, 2004 [eBook #11562] Language: English Character set encoding: iso-8859-1 ***START OF THE PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK INQUIRIES INTO HUMAN FACULTY AND ITS DEVELOPMENT*** E-text prepared by Juliet Sutherland, Robert Prince, and the Project Gutenberg Online Distributed Proofreading Team Note: Project Gutenberg also has an HTML version of this file which includes the original illustrations. See 11562-h.htm or 11562-h.zip: (http:--www.ibiblio.org-gutenberg-1-1-5-6-11562-11562-h-11562-h.htm) or (http:--www.ibiblio.org-gutenberg-1-1-5-6-11562-11562-h.zip) INQUIRIES INTO HUMAN FACULTY AND ITS DEVELOPMENT by FRANCIS GALTON F-R-S First issue of this Edition 1907 PREFACE TO THE SECOND EDITION After some years had passed subsequent to the publication of this book in 1883, its publishers, Messrs.
Macmillan, informed me that the demand for it just, but only just warranted a revised issue.
I shrank from the great trouble of bringing it up to date because it, or rather many of my memoirs out of which it was built up, had become starting-points for elaborate investigations both in England and in America, to which it would be difficult and very laborious to Mon Apr 03 00:37:00 2017 2 do justice in a brief compass.
So the question of a Second Edition was then entirely dropped.
Since that time the book has by no means ceased to live, for it continues to be quoted from and sought for, but is obtainable only with difficulty, and at much more than its original cost, at sales of second-hand books.
Moreover, it b...





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