DARWIN, Charles.

On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection;

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On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection;
or the Preservation of favoured Races in the Struggle for Life.
London, John Murray, 1885.

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On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection;

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One of the most influential books on any subject, On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection or the Preservation of favoured Races in the Struggle for Life, with the early twentieth-century booklabel of Edwin Morris, the controversial Archbishop of Wales.

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‘Sixth edition, with additions and corrections to 1872’, 28th thousand; 8vo; with folding plate; spotting to first and last leaves and to plate, closed teard to B4; a very good copy in publisher’s green cloth gilt, blocked in blind, brown endpapers; slightly bumped, a little chipping to headcap, hinges split but firm; xxi, [1 (blank)], 458 pp.

Edwin Morris (booklabel to endpapers and stamp to title).

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