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    Materials for the Study of Variation:

    treated with with especial regard to Discontinuity in the Origin of Species.
    First edition. "William Bateson read the newly discovered paper [by Mendel] and recognized immediately its relevance to the unsolved problem expounded in his Materials for the Study of Variation... variation is the cause of the evolution of species; but what causes variation, and how does it happen? Bateson was convinced that species evolve as the result of the accumulation of innumerable small changes. Learn More
    £750

    Date of Publication: 1894

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 114587

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