The Resource Darwin and modern science : essays in commemoration of the centenary of the birth of Charles Darwin and of the fiftieth anniversary of the publication of the Origin of species, edited, for the Cambridge Philosophical Society and the Syndics of the University Press, by A.C. Seward, (electronic resource)

Darwin and modern science : essays in commemoration of the centenary of the birth of Charles Darwin and of the fiftieth anniversary of the publication of the Origin of species, edited, for the Cambridge Philosophical Society and the Syndics of the University Press, by A.C. Seward, (electronic resource)

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Darwin and modern science : essays in commemoration of the centenary of the birth of Charles Darwin and of the fiftieth anniversary of the publication of the Origin of species
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Darwin and modern science
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essays in commemoration of the centenary of the birth of Charles Darwin and of the fiftieth anniversary of the publication of the Origin of species
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edited, for the Cambridge Philosophical Society and the Syndics of the University Press, by A.C. Seward
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eng
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individual biography
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MIGCL
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • charts
  • plates
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index present
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non fiction
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  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • 1809-1882
  • 1863-1941
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  • Darwin, Charles
  • Seward, A. C.
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Nineteenth Century Collections Online NCCO: Science, Technology, and Medicine: 1780-1925
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  • Darwin, Charles
  • Science
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Botanists
  • Naturalists
  • English essays
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Darwin and modern science : essays in commemoration of the centenary of the birth of Charles Darwin and of the fiftieth anniversary of the publication of the Origin of species, edited, for the Cambridge Philosophical Society and the Syndics of the University Press, by A.C. Seward, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • "First edition 1909. Reprinted 1910"--T.p. verso
  • With half title; publisher information and device on its verso
  • Includes editor's preface to the first edition
  • "Dates of the publication of Charles Darwin's books and of the principal events in his life": p. [xiii]-xvii
  • Frontispiece portrait of Darwin has facsimile of his signature; most plates have guard sheets
  • Reproduction of the original from the Huntington Library
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introductory letter to the editor from Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker -- Darwin's predecessors / by J. Arthur Thomson -- The selection theory / by A. Weismann -- Variation / by Hugo de Vries -- Heredity and variation in modern lights / by W. Bateson -- The minute structure of cells in relation to heredity / by E. Strasburger -- "The descent of man" / by G. Schwalbe -- Charles Darwin as an anthropologist / by E. Haeckel -- Some primitive theories of the origin of man / by J.G. Frazer -- The influence of Darwin on the study of animal embryology / by A. Sedgwick -- The palaeontological record. I. Animals / by W.B. Scott -- The palaeontological record. II. Plants / by D.H. Scott -- The influence of environment on the forms of plants / by G. Klebs -- Experimental study of the influence of environment on animals / by J. Loeb -- The value of colour in the struggle for life / by E.B. Poulton -- Geographical distribution of plants / by Sir W. Thiselton-Dyer -- Geographical distribution of animals / by H. Gadow -- Darwin and geology / by J.W. Judd -- Darwin's work on the movements of plants / by F. Darwin -- The biology of flowers / by K. Goebel -- Mental factors in evolution / by C.L. Morgan -- The influence of the conception of evolution on modern philosophy / by H. Höffding -- Darwinism and sociology / by C. Bouglé -- The influence of Darwin upon religious thought / by P.N. Waggett -- The influence of Darwinism on the study of religions / by J.E. Harrison -- Evolution and the science of language / by P. Giles -- Darwinism and history / by J.B. Bury -- The genesis of double stars / by G. Darwin -- The evolution of matter / by W.C.D. Whetham
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unknown
Edition
2nd printing.
Extent
1 online resource ([3], xvii, [1], 595 p., [4] leaves of plates (1 col.))
Form of item
online
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BHQVSE549408881: invoice inserted after p. [2], 1st count.
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ill., ports.
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not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (OCoLC)875131950
  • (MiFhGG)NCCO2010062
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Darwin and modern science : essays in commemoration of the centenary of the birth of Charles Darwin and of the fiftieth anniversary of the publication of the Origin of species, edited, for the Cambridge Philosophical Society and the Syndics of the University Press, by A.C. Seward, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
  • "First edition 1909. Reprinted 1910"--T.p. verso
  • With half title; publisher information and device on its verso
  • Includes editor's preface to the first edition
  • "Dates of the publication of Charles Darwin's books and of the principal events in his life": p. [xiii]-xvii
  • Frontispiece portrait of Darwin has facsimile of his signature; most plates have guard sheets
  • Reproduction of the original from the Huntington Library
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introductory letter to the editor from Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker -- Darwin's predecessors / by J. Arthur Thomson -- The selection theory / by A. Weismann -- Variation / by Hugo de Vries -- Heredity and variation in modern lights / by W. Bateson -- The minute structure of cells in relation to heredity / by E. Strasburger -- "The descent of man" / by G. Schwalbe -- Charles Darwin as an anthropologist / by E. Haeckel -- Some primitive theories of the origin of man / by J.G. Frazer -- The influence of Darwin on the study of animal embryology / by A. Sedgwick -- The palaeontological record. I. Animals / by W.B. Scott -- The palaeontological record. II. Plants / by D.H. Scott -- The influence of environment on the forms of plants / by G. Klebs -- Experimental study of the influence of environment on animals / by J. Loeb -- The value of colour in the struggle for life / by E.B. Poulton -- Geographical distribution of plants / by Sir W. Thiselton-Dyer -- Geographical distribution of animals / by H. Gadow -- Darwin and geology / by J.W. Judd -- Darwin's work on the movements of plants / by F. Darwin -- The biology of flowers / by K. Goebel -- Mental factors in evolution / by C.L. Morgan -- The influence of the conception of evolution on modern philosophy / by H. Höffding -- Darwinism and sociology / by C. Bouglé -- The influence of Darwin upon religious thought / by P.N. Waggett -- The influence of Darwinism on the study of religions / by J.E. Harrison -- Evolution and the science of language / by P. Giles -- Darwinism and history / by J.B. Bury -- The genesis of double stars / by G. Darwin -- The evolution of matter / by W.C.D. Whetham
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd printing.
Extent
1 online resource ([3], xvii, [1], 595 p., [4] leaves of plates (1 col.))
Form of item
online
Note
BHQVSE549408881: invoice inserted after p. [2], 1st count.
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)875131950
  • (MiFhGG)NCCO2010062

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