RECORD: Anon. 1875. [Notice of publication of Insectivorous and Climbing Plants.] Garden, an illustrated weekly journal of gardening in all its branches 7 (Jan. 23): 62

REVISION HISTORY: Transcribed by John van Wyhe 3.2011. RN1

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Mr. CHARLES DARWIN's new work on "Insectivorous and Climbing Plants" is in the press and will be shortly published. The following are the contents:- Part 1, On the sensitiveness of the leaves of Drosera, Dionaea, Pinguicula, &c., to certain stimulants; and on their power of digesting and absorbing certain animal matter. Part 2, On the habits and movements of climbing plants. The book will be issued by Mr. John Murray.

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