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Papers of Douglas Scott Falconer

 Fonds — Box: CLX-A-1478
Identifier: Coll-1690

Scope and Contents

Contains: a file of correspondence; inserts removed from various editions of Falconer's 'Introduction to Quantitative Genetics'; photographs of Falconer and colleagues at the Institute of Animal Genetics; cassette tapes of contributors to 'Genetical Research' 73:3 (1999) reading out their contributions.


  • 1947-2004


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Conditions Governing Access

The cassette tapes are in a format which are not currently accessible.


0.2 linear metres


Future accruals possible.

Separated Materials

A collection of various editions and translations of Falconer's 'Introduction to Quantitative Genetics' was also received at the time of the donation. These have been accessioned in the Rare Books sequence under RBP2015.43, and their shelfmarks are RB.S.2973 – 2988.
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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