The Resource Darwin's ghosts : the secret history of evolution, Rebecca Stott

Darwin's ghosts : the secret history of evolution, Rebecca Stott

Label
Darwin's ghosts : the secret history of evolution
Title
Darwin's ghosts
Title remainder
the secret history of evolution
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca Stott
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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Stott, Rebecca
Dewey number
576.8/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH361
LC item number
.S76 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Scientists
  • Naturalists
Target audience
adult
Label
Darwin's ghosts : the secret history of evolution, Rebecca Stott
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in hardcover in the United Kingdom by Bloomsbury Publishing Pic, London"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-376) and index
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."
Control code
2011041951
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xviii, 396 p.
Isbn
9781400069378
Lccn
2011041951
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Darwin's ghosts : the secret history of evolution, Rebecca Stott
Publication
Note
"Originally published in hardcover in the United Kingdom by Bloomsbury Publishing Pic, London"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-376) and index
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."
Control code
2011041951
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xviii, 396 p.
Isbn
9781400069378
Lccn
2011041951
Other physical details
ill.

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