Galton, Inquiries into Human Faculty (1883), contains the first account of number-forms; for further examples and references see D.
SIR FRANCIS GALTON (1822-), English anthropologist, son of S.
Galton, of Duddeston, Warwickshire, was born on the 16th of February 1822.
These tracts had practically never been traversed before, and on the appearance of the published account of his journey and experiences under the title of Narrative of an Explorer in Tropical South Africa (1853) Galton was awarded the gold medal of the Royal Geographical Society.
Galton was a member of the meteorological committee (1868), and of the Meteorological Council which succeeded it, for over thirty years.