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Hardback, 7.5 x 5 inches. In green pebbled cloth with gilt lettering to spine, blind paneled boards in earlier design. Black endpapers. In very good condition. Some darkening to spine, corners slightly rubbed with small nicks. Small nick to bottom edge of front board. Ends of spine rubbed with a couple of small nicks to bottom. Some minor handling to cloth but overall clean and bright. Partial cracks between endpapers. Some light foxing to prelims, No penned inscriptions. Some minor foxing spots to page edges, else pages all very clean and tight throughout. An excellent early copy of this famous title. xxiii + 596pp. No rear catalogue. Illustrated with one diagram folding-plate at p132. Darwin’s critical work on the theory of evolution.
Title: On The Origin of Species. By Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life. Fifth edition, with additions and corrections. (Tenth Thousand).
Categories: DARWIN, CHARLES,
Publisher: London, John Murray, 1869 5th edition, 10th thou.:
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Seller ID: 82805
Keywords: DARWIN, CHARLES DARWIN, CHARLES: On The Origin of Species, Natural History, By Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life, fifth edition, with additions and corrections, 10th Thousand, theory, evolution, John Murray, 1869