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The Power of Movement in Plants. Assisted by Francis Darwin. with Illustrations. Second Thousand., DARWIN, CHARLES;

Author Name    DARWIN, CHARLES;

Title   The Power of Movement in Plants. Assisted by Francis Darwin. with Illustrations. Second Thousand.

Publisher    London, John Murray, 1880 (1st.edition / 2nd.thous.)

Seller ID   78104

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 soiled at leading top corners, rubbed on edges and a little on boards and spine. Endpapers oiled at edges, rear endpaper chipped at top corner. “F. Hockliffe, Bedford” bookseller label to front, hinges cracked between endpapers (glue repair to rear), Some dark marks to edges of last index pages else pages very clean and tight throughout. Else a very good 1st edition copy. --- The first edition was published on Nov. 6th., 1880 and 1,500 copies were sold. In this issue there are 2 lines of errata which are corrected in the second thousand of the same year (this copy). In this issue, the advertisements may be the same as those in the first, but are more often dated November 1880. In these both and the 3rd. issue the title on the spine differs slightly from the one on the title-page. The book was not reprinted in England after the year of Darwin’s death until modern facsimile editions appeared. SCARCE , especially in the original cloth. 196 wood-engr.ills; Hf.title. Adverts.on verso of hf.title. pp.x/592 pp; Cat.32pp.(dated Jan 1879.).

DARWIN, CHARLES Natural History, Botany, darwin, plants, evolution, 1880, 1st, F. Hockliffe, Bedford,

Price = 400.00 GBP


Jude The Obscure. With an etching by H. Macbeth-Raeburn and a map of Wessex. The Wessex Novels Volume VIII.

Insectivorous Plants. Second Thousand. With Illustrations., DARWIN, CHARLES:
Insectivorous Plants. Second Thousand. With Illustrations.

The Rifle Brigade Chronicle for 1954 - 1964. (Sixty-Fifth Year to Seventy-Fifth Year.) Eleven Volumes., PARKYN, Major H. G.; CURTIS, Colonel W. P. S.;
The Rifle Brigade Chronicle for 1954 - 1964. (Sixty-Fifth Year to Seventy-Fifth Year.) Eleven Volumes.

Excursions in North Wales, Including Aberystwyth and the Devil’s Bridge, Intended as A Guide to Tourists. Third Edition, with Corrections and Additions made during Excursions in the Year 1838, by his Son. With a Complete Map by J. & C. Walker., BINGLEY, Rev. W.; BINGLEY, W. R.;
Excursions in North Wales, Including Aberystwyth and the Devil’s Bridge, Intended as A Guide to Tourists. Third Edition, with Corrections and Additions made during Excursions in the Year 1838, by his Son. With a Complete Map by J. & C. Walker.

The Woodland Life., THOMAS, Edward;
The Woodland Life.

Blackie’s Model Readers Book IV. Henty ”The Christians to the Lions” (in 2 parts). Extracted from “Beric the Briton.” ( pp. 156-165)., BLACKIE; HENTY, G. A.;
Blackie’s Model Readers Book IV. Henty ”The Christians to the Lions” (in 2 parts). Extracted from “Beric the Briton.” ( pp. 156-165).

The Expressions of the Emotions in Man and Animals. With Photographic and Other Illustrations. Tenth Thousand., DARWIN, CHARLES:
The Expressions of the Emotions in Man and Animals. With Photographic and Other Illustrations. Tenth Thousand.

The Heart of A Goof, WODEHOUSE, P. G.:
The Heart of A Goof

 


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