Darwin, Competition and De Candolle

Dick Repasky repasky at bdc.ubc.ca
Thu Aug 15 17:29:31 EST 1991


In The Origin, Darwin wrote: "The elder De Candolle and Lyell have largely
and philosophically shown that all organic beings are exposed to severe
competition."

Who was De Candolle? Does anyone know of a reference to his work? I'd
like to read it very much.


Dick Repasky



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