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The Beagle record : selections from the original pictorial records and written accounts of the voyage of H.M.S. Beagle

Author: R D Keynes
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This 1979 volume gathers together an account of the voyage of H.M.S. Beagle round the world in 1831-1836 in the words of the participants as recorded at the time--from the letters of Darwin and Captain FitzRoy, Darwin's diary, and the books about the voyage published by Darwin and FitzRoy in 1839. It is illustrated by the pencil drawings and watercolors made by the Beagle's official artist, Conrad Martens, as well  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Personal correspondence
Biographies
Biography
Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Named Person: Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: R D Keynes
ISBN: 0521218225 9780521218221
OCLC Number: 3360884
Notes: Includes references to New Zealand.
Description: xiv, 409 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 29 cm.
Contents: The Beagle Record: Selections from the original pictorial records and written accounts of the voyage of H.M.S. Beagle.
Responsibility: edited by Richard Darwin Keynes.
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This 1979 volume gathers together an account of the voyage of HMS Beagle round the world in 1831-6, taken from the letters of Darwin and Fitzroy, Darwin's diary, and the books about the voyage  Read more...

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