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Botanical and geological notes and drafts, 1840s-1860s

 Class
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 27

Scope and Contents

These volumes comprise Darwin's notes and drafts on a range of botanical, geological and zoological subjects, including arrowworms and Lythrum salicaria [purple loosestrife]. Comprises: DAR 27.1: fertilisation of flowers, draft papers; seed-soaking experiments, draft paper and notes; geological notes (1842?); DAR 27.2: Lythrum salicaria paper, draft and notes

Dates

  • 1840s-1860s

Conditions Governing Access

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.

Extent

2 volume(s)

Language of Materials

English

Finding aid date

2014-09-11 16:36:14+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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