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Life and Letters of Charles Darwin, vol 1

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Author: Anonymous
Published: 1887
Language: English
Wordcount: 193,471 / 543 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 74.2
LoC Category: CT
Downloads: 885
mnybks.net#: 262
Origin: gutenberg.org
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ho have freely given me the use of their illustrations. To Messrs. Maull and Fox and Messrs. Elliott and Fry I am also indebted for their kindness in allowing me the use of reproductions of their photographs.

FRANCIS DARWIN.

Cambridge, October, 1887.


TABLE OF CONTENTS.

VOLUME I.

CHAPTER 1.

I.--The Darwin Family.

CHAPTER 1.

II.--Autobiography.

CHAPTER 1.

III.--Reminiscences.

LETTERS.

CHAPTER 1.

IV.--Cambridge Life--1828-1831.

CHAPTER 1.

V.--The Appointment to the 'Beagle'--1831.

CHAPTER 1.

VI.--The Voyage--1831-1836.

CHAPTER 1.

VII.--London and Cambridge--1836-1842.

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