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Darwin's ghosts
Rebecca Stott

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Darwin's ghosts
the secret history of evolution
1st ed.
Rebecca Stott

Published 2012 by Spiegel & Grau in New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Darwin's List, Kent, 1859
Aristotle's Eyes, Lesbos, 344 BC
The Worshipful Curiosity of Jahiz, Basra and Baghdad, 850
Leonardo and the Potter, Milan, 1493; Paris, 1570
Trembley's Polyp, The Hague, 1740
The Consul of Cairo, Cairo, 1708
The Hotel of the Philosophers, Paris, 1749
Erasmus Underground, Derbyshire, 1767
The Jardin des Plantes, Paris, 1800
The Sponge Philosopher, Edinburgh, 1826
The Encyclopaedist, Edinburgh, 1844
Alfred Wallace's Fevered Dreams, Malay Archipelago, 1858
Epilogue
Appendix: Darwin's "Historical Sketch."

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
576.8/2
Library of Congress
QH361 .S76 2012

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25101634M
ISBN 13
9781400069378, 9780679604136
LC Control Number
2011041951

History

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