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Darwin, Charles 1809-1882

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Works: 7,621 works in 26,957 publications in 30 languages and 578,548 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Fiction  Biographical fiction  Juvenile works  Biographies  Promotional materials  Diaries  Bibliography  Popular works 
Subject Headings: Naturalists 
Roles: Author, Honoree, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Dedicatee, Other, Arranger, Contributor, Creator, Lyricist, Correspondent, Composer, Illustrator, Author of introduction, Speaker, Inscriber
Classifications: QH365, 575.0162
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The origin of species by means of natural selection ; The descent of man and selection in relation to sex by Charles Darwin( Book )

672 editions published between 1800 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 10,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

States the evidence for a theory of evolution, explains how evolution takes place, and discusses instinct, hybridism, fossils, distribution and classification
The illustrated Origin of species by Charles Darwin( Book )

953 editions published between 1800 and 2017 in 17 languages and held by 6,992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated, abridged version of the sixth edition of Darwin's classic work on evolution, with commentary that relates Darwin's hypotheses to recent advances in knowledge
The origin of species by Charles Darwin( Book )

535 editions published between 1859 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 6,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author presents his ideas and arguments for evolutionary theory
The expression of the emotions in man and animals by Charles Darwin( Book )

502 editions published between 1872 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 5,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shares Darwin's theories about morality and intellect, scientifically examining the way in which humans and other mammals express anger, joy, anxiety, and fear
The voyage of the Beagle by Charles Darwin( Book )

373 editions published between 1839 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 5,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is Charles Darwin's chronicle of his five-year journey, beginning in 1831, around the world as a naturalist on the H.M.S. Beagle
The descent of man, and selection in relation to sex by Charles Darwin( Book )

599 editions published between 1870 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 4,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Darwin's seminal work 'The Descent of Man' is published here edited and with an introduction by Adrian Desmond and James Moore. Suggestions are provided for further reading, a chronology of Darwin's life and works, and a biographical glossary
Journal of researches into the natural history and geology of the countries visited during the voyage of H.M.S. Beagle round the world, under the command of Capt. Fitz Roy, R.N by Charles Darwin( Book )

386 editions published between 1845 and 2007 in English and held by 2,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This historical work is the first volume in a two-book set of Charles Darwin's travel memoirs of his famous journey on the H.M.S. Beagle
Insectivorous plants by Charles Darwin( Book )

197 editions published between 1875 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Darwin had long been fascinated by insectivorous plants, from the native British sundews and bladderworts to the exotic pinguiculas and nepenthes which he encountered during the Beagle voyage. Growing in environments low in soil nutrients, their highly specialised ways of obtaining enough food, including the capability for fast movement in the case of the Venus flytrap, were evidence of evolutionary adaptation. But he was also interested in what food they needed, and whether they would be selective when offered a varied diet; and how did the flytrap close its trap on its prey? Darwin conducted a range of simple but ingenious experiments on his collection of insectivores and observed and noted the results of each with his customary meticulousness. The results can be seen in this book, which remains of enormous interest to anyone whose imagination has been fired by these strange and beautiful plants
The variation of animals and plants under domestication by Charles Darwin( Book )

273 editions published between 1773 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This mid 19th-century work is one of Charles Darwin's scientific studies relating to his theory of evolution. In it, Darwin discusses heredity and the domestication of species. This is the first book in a two-volume set
The formation of vegetable mould, through the action of worms, with observations on their habits by Charles Darwin( Book )

307 editions published between 1881 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, published in 1881, was the result of many years of experimentation and observation by Darwin in the open-air laboratory of his garden at Down House in Kent. As he wrote in his introduction, the subject of soil disturbance by worms 'may appear an insignificant one, but we shall see that it possesses some interest'. He goes on to demonstrate the immensity – in size and over time – of the accumulated tiny movements of soil by earthworms, and their vital role in aerating the soil and breaking down vegetable material to keep the topsoil, the growing medium for all plant life and thus vital to human existence, fertile and healthy. At a time when there is huge interest in growing food organically and without using artificial fertilisers, Darwin's insights are as important, and his descriptions of his experiments as fascinating, as they were in the late nineteenth century
On the origin of species by Charles Darwin( Book )

207 editions published between 1860 and 2018 in 14 languages and held by 2,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reintroduces the author's work about the theory of evolution with over three hundred fifty illustrations and photographs, accompanied by excerpts from his diaries, letters, and other writings
The power of movement in plants, by Charles Darwin, assisted by Francis Darwin. With a preface to the Da Capo ed. by Barbara Gillespie Pickard by Charles Darwin( Book )

154 editions published between 1880 and 2015 in English and German and held by 2,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bewegungsphysiologie, Physiologie
The structure and distribution of coral reefs by Charles Darwin( Book )

128 editions published between 1874 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The different forms of flowers on plants of the same species by Charles Darwin( Book )

167 editions published between 1877 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the publication of On the Origin of Species in 1859 Darwin became fascinated with the potential for botanical experiments to provide evidence for the process of evolution. First published in 1877, this volume is based on a series of papers concerning heterostylous plants (species which produce different types of flowers) originally published in the Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnaen Society in 1862. Linnaeus had divided the sexual relations of flowers into four groups, which Darwin uses as the structure for this volume. Darwin examines in detail plants which produce different flower forms, presenting his conclusions in terms of adaptive evolution and so providing the first functional interpretation of heterostyly. He demonstrates that these plants are adapted for cross-fertilisation, not self-fertilisation as was widely believed. The concepts which Darwin introduces in this volume continue to provide the basis for research into plant reproductive biology
Autobiographies by Charles Darwin( Book )

66 editions published between 1892 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The autobiography of one of the most influential people of the modern age. This was taken from writings and letters that Darwin wrote for his family, edited by his son Francis Darwin, and published posthumously
The origin of species by means of natural selection by Charles Darwin( Book )

77 editions published between 1860 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the Origin of Species (1859) Darwin challenged many of the most deeply held beliefs of the Western world. Arguing for a material, not divine, origin of species, he showed that new species are achieved by 'natural selection'. Development, diversification, decay, extinction and absence of plan are all inherent to his theories." "Darwin read prodigiously across many fields; he reflected on his experiences as a traveller, he experimented. His profoundly influential concept of 'natural selection' condenses materials from past and present, from the Galapagos Islands to rural Staffordshire, from English back gardens to colonial encounters. The Origin communicates the enthusiasm of original thinking in an open, descriptive style, and Darwin's emphasis on the value of diversity speaks more strongly now than ever."--Jacket
Charles Darwin and the voyage of the Beagle by Charles Darwin( Book )

25 editions published between 1892 and 2000 in English and German and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the author's note-books of the voyage and his letters home.--Pref
The life of Erasmus Darwin by Charles Darwin( Book )

25 editions published between 1879 and 2011 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book is not a narrative biography, but rather a series of illuminating insights into Erasmus Darwin's life and work, with quotations from letters and candid comments by Charles Darwin. Charles always writes well, but here he is free of the inhibitions of scientific convention, and you feel you are really meeting him in person. This account of his grandfather Erasmus Darwin is the last of Charles Darwin's books to be published in full."--Jacket
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 by A. C Seward( Book )

10 editions published between 1909 and 1910 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cambridge Philosophical Society collected this series of essays in commemoration of the centenary of the birth of Charles Darwin and the 50th anniversary of the publication of The Origin of Species. Aiming to be accessible to the 'educated layman', the eminent contributors reviewed the impact of Darwin's ideas in many spheres. They addressed contemporary (1909) attitudes, Darwin's theories and their far-reaching implications, and the progress of new lines of research that had emerged from them. The diversity of views among biologists regarding both the origin of species and the best directions for further research is clearly evident. In his work, Darwin had sought only the truth, writing 'Absolute accuracy is the hardest merit to attain, and the highest merit. Any deviation is ruin.' However dramatic the controversies he stirred, what shines from these essays is profound admiration for both Darwin's intellect and the quality of his character
The origin : a biographical novel of Charles Darwin by Irving Stone( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in German and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the life of Charles Darwin from his notable trip as a naturalist on the Beagle through his mature career as a widely respected but still controversial scientist
 
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On the origin of species
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चार्ल्स डार्विन बेलायती प्रकृतिशास्त्री, र On the origin of species, by means of natural selection पुस्तकका लेखक

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The illustrated Origin of speciesThe origin of speciesThe expression of the emotions in man and animalsThe voyage of the BeagleThe descent of man, and selection in relation to sexJournal of researches into the natural history and geology of the countries visited during the voyage of H.M.S. Beagle round the world, under the command of Capt. Fitz Roy, R.NInsectivorous plantsThe variation of animals and plants under domestication