Darwin's 'big book': a masterpiece of nineteenth-century scientific investigation and a key text in the development of Darwin's thought.Darwin's 'big book': a masterpiece of nineteenth-century scientific investigation and a key text in the development of Darwin's thought.Read Less
Good. 1/2 Red leather with marbled board centers, top edge gilding. Bottom third of spine leather gone/delicate; illustrated throughout. Volume 1 of 2vol set. Internally nFINEpages/binding. A nice completer-volume. [B116-227]
Good. New York, 1898. Two Volumes Complete. Three quarter red leather with marbled boards; edges and covers worn, heavier at corners and spine ends; top edge gilt; 12mo, 6 3/4" to 7 3/4" tall; no jacket. Interior is clean and unmarked; Volume I, 473 pages; Volume II, 494 pages. Additional shipping charges will be requested for international or expedited orders.
Very Good-with no dust jacket. Very Good-hardcover edition, has a previous owner's name and an old booksellers sticker on the inside of the front board. Wear to spine ends and spotting to cover.; 8vo 8"-9" tall.
Fair. This listing is for two volumes, and may require additional shipping charges. Volume II has some heavy chipping and loss on the spine, approximately 50% of the spine face is missing, but the spine is overall fairly firm. Boards of both volumes have moderate wear to the edges and bumping to the corners. Text blocks are solidly attached to the spine. Pages are age toned, but otherwise clean and unmarked. Size: 8vo-over 7 3/4 in-9 3/4 in tall. Year: 1896.
Very Good+ Book. 12mo-over 6¾-7¾" tall. Volume I only. 494pp + ads. Bound in publisher's green cloth with gilt lettering on the spine; this hardcover binding is tight and square with a couple small nicks to the cloth on the left spine hinge and light wear to the extremities. The interior is clean except for small previous owner's stamp on front pastedown. The text is clean and unmarked. NOT ex-library. Illustrated throughout with engravings. A clean, solid copy.
Very Good. 8vo. 3/4 red leather and marbled paper-covered boards, 8vo. Two volumes. T.E.G. B&W illustrations throughout. Some pages unopened. 473 pp. and 495 pp. with index. Pages slightly toned. Light rubbing to board edges and joints. Spines somewhat darkend. Small chip in the middle of Volume I's spine. Else VERY GOOD.
Very Good. Complete in two volumes. With illustrations. Second edition, revised (authorized edition). Octavos, bound in burgundy cloth with gilt lettering along the spines, top edges gilt. Fading along the spines, else both volumes are very good. Some unopened pages. Bindings are solid.
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