The Formation of Vegetable Mould, Through The Action of Worms, with Observations on Their Habits. With illustrations. Sixth thousand.

By: DARWIN, CHARLES;

Price: £180.00

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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. Some rubbing to corners, and bottom board edges, a coulpe of minor bumps to leading edges of boards, some rubbing and small nicks to ends of spine with small splits and chip to top end. Endpapers clean, neat inscriptions to blank prelim “J. A. Stoughton, 1882,” and “M. Hickey.” Some minor light foxing to prelims, Else inside pages all very clean, bright and tight throughout. A very clean and tight copy. 328pp +1pp cat. Illustrated with b&w diagrams. Darwin’s groundbreaking work on earthworms, their form, function and importance.

Title: The Formation of Vegetable Mould, Through The Action of Worms, with Observations on Their Habits. With illustrations. Sixth thousand.

Author Name: DARWIN, CHARLES;

Categories: DARWIN, CHARLES,

Publisher: London, John Murray, 1882 6th thou.:

Seller ID: 82806

Keywords: DARWIN, CHARLES Natural History, Darwin, vegetable, worms, vegetable mould, Observations, Habits, 1882, John Murray, Through The Action of Worms, with Observations on Their Habits. With illustrations, 6th thousand,