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'Descent of man' second edition: notes on diverse topics, 1861 - 1874

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 89
Descent Portfolios 2nd edn (1874) Diverse topics:
Descent Portfolios 2nd edn (1874) Diverse topics:

Scope and Contents

Comprises notes and scraps of notes, draft sections, abstracts, letters and printed material relating to the second edition. The wrappers within the volume are labelled as followed: 'Fishes / Amphibians'; 'Insects'; 'S[exual]S[election] Man / Voice / Music / Decrease of Man In New Zealand Sandwich Isds'. [see DAR 142 for horse and human hair]


  • Creation: 1861 - 1874


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1 volume(s)

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Finding aid date

2012-11-05 11:28:08+00:00

Repository Details

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