Title The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Publisher Philadelphia David McKay 1875
Seller ID 001967
Philadelphia: David McKay, 1875. Darwin's second great book on evolutionary theory, first published in 1871. In 1874 he revised the work, and it was reprinted many times. This is a Very Good copy of a "New Edition, Revised and Augmented." No publication date, as was McKay's practice; Quercus dates it as later Victorian, approximately 1875-1890. No copies this edition in WorldCat. Green cloth binding, blindstamped on the front cover and spine; lettering in gilt and white. Clean text; 705 pages; gilt top-edge. Private library stamps on endpapers. Gutters starting but holding. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Reprint.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.