'Descent of man': first edition, 1871, and 'Insectivorous Plants'
Scope and Contents
These volumes largely relate to the first edition of 'The descent of man and selection in relation to sex' and comprise notes and drafts, with one volume in this sequence also containing correspondence relating to 'Insectivorous Plants'.
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