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Darwin, CharlesON THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES BY MEANS OF NATURAL SELECTION OR THE PRESERVATION OF FAVOURED RACES IN THE STRUGGLE FOR LIFE
$300.00
Hardcover
Publisher: The Limited Editions Club, (New York), 1963
Used. small 4to. quarter leather, slipcase. xxxii, 470, (2) pages. With a New Preface by Charles G. Darwin. Illustrated with Wood Engravings by Paul Landacre. Limited to 1500 numbered copies signed by Landacre (LEC 344). Printed at the Griffin Press in Australia with design by Douglas A. Dunstan. Monthly Letter / prospectus loosely inserted.
Oak Knoll Books, ABAA, ILAB
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Wilson, Edward O.; Charles Darwin.From So Simple A Beginning: Darwin's Four Great Books (Voyage of the Beagle, The Origin of Species, The Descent of Man, The Expression of Emotions in Man and Animals)
$350.00
Hardcover
Publisher: W.W. Norton, New York, 2006
Used. First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by the editor Edward O. Wilson on the title page, who has drawn an image of an ant. Fine in a fine dust jacket. The original slipcase is in near fine condition. Never before have the four great works of Charles Darwin—Voyage of the H.M.S. Beagle (1845), The Origin of Species (1859), The Descent of Man (1871), and The Expression of Emotions in Man and Animals (1872)—been collected under one cover. Undertaking this challenging endeavor... (FROM SO SIMPLE A BEGINNING SIGNED FIRST EDITION, EDWARD O. WILSON EDITION)
Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB
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Charles DarwinOn the Origin of the Species
$6,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: John Murray, London, 1860
Used - Fine. A fine copy, bright in the original gilt deep green cloth. This is the 2nd edition fifth thousand, (total) issued one year after the 1st edition of 1859, which sold out in weeks. The same text block. With the armorial engraved bookplate of Thomas Ashton. Lord. acquired Basil's at Oxford in 1970 while on a student journey to Oxford. John Murray, London, 1860. 2nd Edition. 20 x 14 (8" x 5.5"). : Second edition, fifth thousand of Darwin's masterpiece, published by John Murray of...
Hirschfeld Galleries
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DARWIN, CharlesOn the origin of species by means of natural selection
$135,000.00
Publisher: John Murray, 1859
With 1 folding plate. Half-morocco over marbled boards of the period. An excellent copy inscribed by Leonard Darwin, Charles Darwin's son, with related material bound in at the end, including a 2-page letter signed by Darwin, and an unrecorded offprint of a paper on Darwin's work. Preserved in a half-morocco solander box (see provenance). First edition, first issue, of Darwin's historic and pioneering work on the theory of evolution; certainly the most important biological book ever written....
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DARWIN, CharlesOn the Origin of Species by means of natural selection
$13,671.40
Publisher: London: John Murray, 1860
London: John Murray, 1860. or the preservation of favoured races in the struggle for life. Fifth thousand. Octavo signed and sewn in twelves. Original diagonal-wave-grain green cloth, covers blocked in blind, titles to spine gilt, chocolate coated endpapers, edges untrimmed, Edmonds & Remnant's binder's ticket to rear pastedown. Housed in a dark green quarter morocco solander box by the Chelsea Bindery. Folding diagram to face p. 117. Murray's general list advertisements, dated January 1860....
Peter Harrington
[United Kingdom]
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DARWIN, CharlesOn the origin of species by means of natural selection
$135,000.00
Publisher: John Murray, 1859
With 1 folding plate. Half-morocco over marbled boards of the period. An excellent copy inscribed by Leonard Darwin, Charles Darwin's son, with related material bound in at the end, including a 2-page letter signed by Darwin, and an unrecorded offprint of a paper on Darwin's work. Preserved in a half-morocco solander box (see provenance). First edition, first issue, of Darwin's historic and pioneering work on the theory of evolution; certainly the most important biological book ever written....
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