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Identifier: CUL-DAR273.1
Date: 2009
Name: Darwin Charles Robert
Attributed title: Annotated printed map of coral reefs around the world. This map is taken from the first edition of The structure and distribution of coral reefs: being the first part of the geology of the voyage of the Beagle, under the command of Capt. Fitzroy, R.N. during the years 1832 to 1836, London, Smith, Elder and Co., 1842. The map has annotations in Darwin's hand, including a calculation and the note at the foot, which reads [Add Roy. | Lovatt's Isd.']. Leavitt's Island, west of Caroline Island, was added in the second edition, London, 1874. [Edited by AJP from an exhibition caption written by A. Pearn.]
Document type: Printed


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