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The World of Life. A Manifestation of Creative Power, Directive Mind and Ultimate Purpose. Second edition., WALLACE, ALFRED RUSSEL:

Author Name    WALLACE, ALFRED RUSSEL:

Title   The World of Life. A Manifestation of Creative Power, Directive Mind and Ultimate Purpose. Second edition.

Publisher    London, Chapman Hall, 1911 2nd edition.

Seller ID   78477

Hardback, 9 x 5.5 inches. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Top edges gilt. In good condition. Fading to psine and top of front board. Cloth darkened, corners bumped and edges and ends of spine rubbed. Endpapers darkened with loose Times newspaper article loose in front. Relevant contemporary newspaper cutting loose in front. A couple of minor spots to page edges, Else a clean and tight copy. 408pp. Illustrated with 110 b&w plates and ills. within in text. Alfred Russel Wallace was a naturalist, explorer, geographer, anthropologist and biologist. He is best known for independently proposing a theory of evolution due to natural selection that prompted Charles Darwin to publish his own theory. Here he sums up his work on biology and on the Darwinian theory of evolution. In addition, he extends the scope and application of the theory and explains many of the phenomena of living things thought to be beyond its range. He discusses natural selection, the chromosome theory of inheritance and Galton's numerical law of inheritance.

NATURAL HISTORY ALFRED RUSSEL WALLACE, World, Life, Manifestation, Creative Power, Directive Mind, Ultimate Purpose, Second edition, naturalist, explorer, geographer, anthropologist, biologist, natural selection, chromosome theory, inheritance, Galton, numerical law, Second edition, Science

Price = 50.00 GBP


The Illustrated London News. July - Dec.1844. Vol.5., ILN:
The Illustrated London News. July - Dec.1844. Vol.5.

Old Times Re-Visited in the Borough & Parish of Lymington, Hants. Second Edition., KING, EDWARD:
Old Times Re-Visited in the Borough & Parish of Lymington, Hants. Second Edition.

A History of Vagrants and Vagrancy, And Beggars and Begging. Illustrated., RIBTON-TURNER, C. J.;
A History of Vagrants and Vagrancy, And Beggars and Begging. Illustrated.

The Power and the Glory., GREENE, GRAHAM:
The Power and the Glory.

A Trusty Rebel. Or, A Follower of Warbeck., CLARKE, MRS. HENRY:
A Trusty Rebel. Or, A Follower of Warbeck.

The Parallel Bible. The Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testaments, Translated out of the Original Tongues; Being the Authorised Version Arranged in Parallel columns with the Revised Version. Printed fro the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge., Oxford University Press;
The Parallel Bible. The Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testaments, Translated out of the Original Tongues; Being the Authorised Version Arranged in Parallel columns with the Revised Version. Printed fro the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge.

Cuzner's Hand-Book to Froome-Selwood. With Illustrations., CUZNER:
Cuzner's Hand-Book to Froome-Selwood. With Illustrations.

The History of Dorchester. During the British, Roman, Saxon, and Norman Periods, with an Account of its Present State., SAVAGE, JAMES:
The History of Dorchester. During the British, Roman, Saxon, and Norman Periods, with an Account of its Present State.

 


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