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Author Goodall, Jane.

Title Performance and evolution in the age of Darwin : out of the natural order / Jane R. Goodall
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 266 pages) : illustrations
Contents Out of natural history -- Missin glinks and Lilliputians -- Performing ethnology -- Varieties -- Lowly origins -- Natural vigour
Summary Goodall reveals the ways in which the major themes of evolution were taken up in the performing arts during Darwin's adult lifetime and in the generation after his death
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 242-250) and index
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Subject Evolution (Biology)
Science and the arts -- History -- 19th century.
Theater and society -- History -- 19th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203471490
0585456224 (electronic bk.)
9780585456225 (electronic bk.)