RECORD: Darwin, C. R. n.d. Abstracts on Sports, many references. CUL-DAR193.87. Edited by John van Wyhe (Darwin Online,

REVISION HISTORY: Transcribed by Christine Chua and edited by John van Wyhe 8.2022. RN1

NOTE: See record in the Darwin Online manuscript catalogue, enter its Identifier here. Reproduced with permission of the Syndics of Cambridge University Library and William Huxley Darwin. The volume CUL-DAR193 contains notes for Darwin's book Variation under domestication (1865-75).



Faivre var. de Especes p. 44

[La Variabilité des Espèces,' 1868.]

Carriere. Fix des Vars. p. 34-58 see paper

[Carrière, Production et Fixation des Variétés, 1865.]

Shirref on Wheat p 47.

[Variation 2d ed. 1: 410: "My father repeatedly tried this experiment, and always with the same result. I may here mention that maize and wheat sometimes produce new varieties from the stock or root, as does the sugar-cane.72
72 For wheat, see 'Improvement of the Cereals,' by P. Shirreff, 1873, p. 47."]

Gard. Chronicle. 1868 p 326

― 1870. p. 388

p. 1505

1871. p. 646

Masters 8vo Pamphlet 743


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