The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex. Charles Darwin.
The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex

The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex

London: John Murray, 1871. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 8vo (19 x 13cm). viii, 423, [1], (16 pub. ads); viii, [2], 475, [1], (16 pub. ads)pp. Original green cloth covers. Volume one: case loose, head 12cm of spine cloth loose (still attached to upper cover) with 3cm horizontal tear at middle, clear tape to tail 2" of spine, wear to head/tail of spine, corners bumped, light scuffing to both covers. Black endpapers with both hinges separating, transmitted on page 297, publisher's catalogue dated January 1871. Volume two: Two cm vertical tear to tail of upper joint, wear to head/tail of spine, corners bumped, light scuffing to both covers. Black endpapers, PO signature to first blank page, errata on verso of title leaf with 17 lines for volume one and 8 lines for volume two, publisher's catalogue dated January 1871. Very good. Item #2010

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