Day 407 February 11, 2010

In 5th line on February 11, 2010 at 8:44 am

“He would make a contribution to the tropical collections already under way in London, and he would do it with something of a understated flourish because that was his way.”~~Pilgrim on the Great Bird Continent: The Importance of Everything and Other Lessons From Darwin’s Lost Notebooks by Lyanda Lynn Haupt

Naturalist or philosopher of nature? Haupt uses Darwin’s notebooks to show how he shaped the theory of evolution.


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