'Geological observations on South America': portfolios of notes, 1835 - 1842
Scope and Contents
Comprises portfolios of loose notes relevant to Darwin's 1846 work on South America. The contents are broadly summarised as follows: DAR 42: 1-33 'Earthquakes'; DAR 42: 34-89 'Scraps Cleavage'; DAR 42: 90-211 'Scraps to End of Pampas Chapter'. The notes include pages from the 'Red Notebook' and Notebook A.
- 1835 - 1842
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- From the Fonds: Darwin, Charles Robert, 1809-1882 (naturalist) (Person)
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