'Origin of Species': portfolios I
Scope and Contents
Comprises portfolios of loose notes, organised by chapter, covering chapters 3-8 and 11 of the 'Natural Selection' manuscript, sections of which were rewritten as chapters or parts of chapters of 'Origin of Species'. [see also DAR 205 for Origin of Species: portfolios II]
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