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|Title||:||The Autobiography of Charles Darwin, 1809–82|
|Author||:||Charles Darwin, Nora Barlow|
|Publisher||:||W.W. Norton & Company|
|Number of Pages||:||224|
|Category||:||Biography, Science, Non fiction, Biology, Autobiography, Classics, Memoir, History, Evolution, Biography memoir|
PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Autobiography of Charles Darwin, 1809–82 Charles Darwin s em Autobiography em was first published in five years after his death It was a bowdlerized edition Darwin s family attempting to protect his posthumous reputation had deleted all the passages they considered too personal or controversial The present complete edition did not appear until one hundred years after the publication of em The Origin of Species em Upon its appearance Loren Eiseley wrote .
No man can pretend to know Darwin who does not know his autobiography Here for the first time since his death it is presented complete and unexpurgated as it exists in the family archives It will prove invaluable to biographers and cast new light on the personality of one of the world s greatest scientists Nora Barlow Darwin s granddaughter has proved herself a superb editor Her own annotations make fascinating reading .
The daring and restless mind the integrity and simplicity of Darwin s character are revealed in this direct and personal account of his life his family his education his explorations of the natural world his religion and philosophy The editor has provided page and line references to the more important restored passages and previously unpublished notes and letters on family matters and on the controversy between Samuel Butler appear in an appendix