Item #2022-M326 The Descent of Man. Charles Darwin.
The Descent of Man

The Descent of Man

New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1889. Hardcover. An early American edition of The Descent of Man. The text is reproduced from the second edition of 1874, presenting the text in a single volume, with Darwin's preface and tables listing the additions and corrections to the second edition. Red cloth covers, with black stamped border to the front cover, matching blind stamped border to the back cover, bright gilt titles on the spine. Bumping and wear to extremities, particularly head and tail of the spine. [i]-xvi, [1]-688. The book concludes with four pages of ads from Appleton: Darwin's works, Thomas H. Huxley's works, John Tyndall's works, Joseph Le Conte's works. 7.75 x 5" Near Fine. Item #2022-M326

Price: $115.00