Title The Formation of Vegetable Mould, Through The Action of Worms, with Observations on Their Habits. With illustrations. Third thousand.
Publisher London, John Murray, 1881 3rd thou.
Seller ID 78102
Hardback, 8vo. 7.5 x 5 ins. In dark green cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine. Blind embossed panelled boards. Dark brown endpapers. In very good condition. Cloth rubbed at corners and edges and a little on faces of boards, a couple of marks to spine and front. “James Fawn & Son” bookseller label to front, neat inscription to next free endpaper “B.R. Turner 21.4.(18)90. Slight darkening to endpapers and minor crease to edge of last index page, Else a very clean and tight early copy. ---- Darwin’s groundbreaking work on earthworms, their form, function and importance. 328pp. With b/w diagrams.
DARWIN, CHARLES Natural History, Darwin, vegetable, worms, vegetable mould, Observations, Habits, 1881, John Murray, Through The Action of Worms, with Observations on Their Habits. With illustrations, Third thousand, James Fawn & Son, B.R. Turner 21.4.(18)90