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Lot 284
DARWIN (CHARLES) The Descent of Man, 2 vol., 1871; and others (4)
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The Descent of Man, 2 vol., first edition, eighth thousand, half-titles, publisher's catalogue at end of each volume, publisher's green cloth, rubbed, traces of labels (removed) on upper covers, joints reinforced [Garrison-Morton 170; Freeman 938], 1871; Journal of Researches into the Geology and Natural History of the Various Countries, engraved portrait frontispiece, publisher's green pictorial cloth gilt, 1889, John Murray--WALLACE (ALFRED RUSSEL) Darwinism. An Exposition of the Theory of Natural Selection, FIRST EDITION, half-title, photogravure frontispiece, coloured folding map, bookplate of R.J. Ward, publisher's green cloth, extremities a little rubbed, Macmillan, 1889, 8vo (4)
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