On the Origin of Species: By Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life

By: DARWIN, Charles

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A deluxe illustrated edition in slipcase of Charles Darwin's landmark work of natural history. With woodcut engraved illustrations by Paul Landacre. Includes a new preface by the author's grandson, Charles G. Darwin. --- In green paper-covered boards backed in darker green leatherette with titling and illustrations gilt-stamped on cover and spine; green topstain. Slipcase covered in light green paper. Sandglass flyer laid in (New York, no. XIV:27). --- A very nice copy: clean, bright, and tight but with slight soiling and scratches to covers. Somewhat discolored slipcase with some bruises and rubbing, else sound and fully functional.; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; xxx, 470 pages

Title: On the Origin of Species: By Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life

Author Name: DARWIN, Charles

Categories: >>Natural History, >>Science, Engineering, Technical, >>Illustrated Classics,

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press: 1963

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 81850