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The correspondence of Charles Darwin. Volume 26, 1878

Author: Charles Darwin; Frederick Burkhardt; Anne Schlabach Burkhardt
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This volume of the definitive edition of Charles Darwin's letters provides texts of more than 580 letters Darwin wrote and received in 1878. Darwin and his son Francis carried out experiments on  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Personal correspondence
Named Person: Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Darwin; Frederick Burkhardt; Anne Schlabach Burkhardt
ISBN: 9781108475402 110847540X
OCLC Number: 1050362981
Description: xl, 768 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: List of illustrations; List of letters; Introduction; Acknowledgments; List of provenances; Note on editorial policy; Darwin/Wedgwood genealogy; Abbreviations and symbols; The correspondence; Appendix I. Translations; Appendix II. Chronology; Appendix III. Diplomas; Appendix IV. Reviews of Forms of flowers; Manuscript alterations and comments; Biographical register and index to correspondents; Bibliography; Notes on manuscript sources; Index.
Responsibility: editors Frederick Burkhardt [and seven others] ; associate editors, Anne Schlabach Burkhardt [and seven others].


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