'Variation under domestication': portfolio, 1867 - 1875
Scope and Contents
Comprises notes, sections of draft, newspaper cuttings and other printed matter relevant to the 1868 work 'The variation of animals and plants under domestication'. Letters removed in 1899. This publication represented the only section of Darwin's 'big book' on natural selection which was published in his lifetime.
- 1867 - 1875
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5 folder(s) (5 folders comprising 115 folios (8 folios housed in oversize folder))
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