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Childrens' drawings on verso of Origin leaves
Origin insert (a) to Ms p not located Sect IX Geology
Document Extent: 26 sheets  

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185: 109a (24r)

(a) In some of the lowest azoic rocks, phosphatic nodules & anthracitic layerst1 have been discovered, which seem to indicate the former existence of life.--

185: 109a (24v)

Watercolour by Francis or Horace Darwin, part of [Christmas Piece]

  • t1 layers] written over 'layers'; in pencil
Reproduced by permission of the Syndics of Cambridge University Library and William Huxley Darwin
Transcription and apparatus © American Museum of Natural History