DARWIN (CHARLES) On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, 1860
Lot 285
DARWIN (CHARLES) On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, 1860
£600 - 800
US$ 970 - 1,300

Lot Details
DARWIN (CHARLES)
On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, second edition, second issue (with "Fifth Thousand" on title), folding lithographed plate, 32-page publisher's catalogue dated January 1860, front free endpaper and half-title loose, title and following leaf just holding, contemporary ownership inscription on front free endpaper of R.H. Inglis Synnot, publisher's green cloth gilt, frayed at head of spine, spine dulled, 100mm. split along upper hinge, upper joint detached from textblock, modern green cloth solander box [Freeman 376], 8vo, John Murray, 1860
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