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'Earthworms': portfolios, 1841-1882

 Multiple volumes
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 63-65

Scope and Contents

These volumes comprise notes, letters, printed matter, diagrams and photographs relating to Darwin's 1881 work on earthworms, 'The formation of vegetable mould through the action of worms'.


  • Creation: 1841-1882


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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.


4 volume(s)

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Date information


Finding aid date

2016-11-03 15:27:21+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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