The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, Volume 12, 1864

The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, Volume 12, 1864

by Charles Darwin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521590345

ISBN-13: 9780521590341

Pub. Date: 07/28/2001

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Volume 12 of The Correspondence of Charles Darwin provides the full authoritative texts of all known and available letters to and from Charles Darwin. The letters are accompanied by detailed explanatory footnotes and relevant supplementary materials, offering unparalleled insights into Darwin's experiments, thoughts, friendships, and family life. Volume 12 of this…  See more details below

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Volume 12 of The Correspondence of Charles Darwin provides the full authoritative texts of all known and available letters to and from Charles Darwin. The letters are accompanied by detailed explanatory footnotes and relevant supplementary materials, offering unparalleled insights into Darwin's experiments, thoughts, friendships, and family life. Volume 12 of this continuing series contains letters from 1864, when Darwin, despite continuing illness, was carrying out botanical experiments and working on his book, The Variation of Plants and Animals Under Domestication.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521590341
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/28/2001
Series:
Correspondence of Charles Darwin Series
Pages:
734
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 1.81(d)

Table of Contents

List of illustrations; List of letters; Acknowledgements; List of provenances; Note on editorial policy; Darwin/Wedgewood genealogy; Abbreviations and symbols; The correspondence, 1864; Appendix I. Translations; Appendix II. Chronology; Appendix III. Presentation list for 'Three forms of Lythrum salicaria'; Appendix IV. Darwin and the Copley Medal; Manuscript alterations and comments; Biographical register and index to correspondents; Bibliography; Notes on manuscript sources; Index.

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