The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex

Plaintext for Charles Darwin's "The Descent of Man"

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Wolfram Research, "The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex" from the Wolfram Data Repository. (2017) https://doi.org/10.24097/wolfram.51346.data

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