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'Natural Selection': material relating to chapter 4 , 1856 - 1857

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 15

Scope and Contents

The two volumes in this class comprise material relating to chapter 4 of 'Natural Selection', which was rewritten as 'Variation under nature', chapter 2 of 'Origin'. DAR 15.1 comprises a draft of the second part of the chapter and DAR 15.2 is the first of a series three volumes containing calculations and tables relevant to this chapter (the series continues at DAR 16.1-2).


  • Creation: 1856 - 1857


Conditions Governing Access

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Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.


2 volume(s)

Language of Materials


Repository Details

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