Le Conte, Joseph
Title Evolution and Its Relation to Religious Thought
Book Condition Near Fine
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition First Edition.
Publisher New York D. Appleton and Company 1888
Seller ID 002938
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1888. Le Conte (1823-1901) was a Southern sympathizer during the Civil War. His unhappiness with Reconstruction drove him to California, where he became a famed professor of geology and natural history, as well as a co-founder of the Sierra Club. This is a Near Fine copy of the First Edition. Brown pebbled cloth binding; ruled, with gilt lettering on the spine. Clean text; 344 pages, indexed; with a ten-page catalogue of Appleton's publications related to Evolution. Mild bumping and rubbing to head and foot of spine, else a Fine copy. An uncommon to scarce title; solid and attractive. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. First Edition.