DARWIN, CHARLES. 1809-1882.
On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life. London: John Murray, 1860.
8vo. ix, , 502 + 32 ad pp. Half-title, ads dated January, 1860. Original green cloth, blind-stamped and spine gilt-lettered. Hinges cracked, text block cracked in a couple of places, pencil notes at rear blank, light wear to lower joint and to cloth extremities.
Provenance: John Cunningham (ownership inscription to title dated January, 1860).
SECOND EDITION, second issue ("Fifth Thousand"). This copy with bookseller's ticket "J. Walmsley, Liverpool" on inside upper cover and with Edmonds & Remnants binder's label on inside lower cover. Freeman 176.