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Darwin, Charles

Editore: D. Appleton and Company, New York (1860)

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Descrizione: D. Appleton and Company, New York, 1860. Hardcover. Condizione: Fine. 1st Edition. First Edition, First Printing. This is the First Issue of the American Edition. A beautiful copy. The book is bound in the ORIGINAL publisher's cloth with minor wear to the edges. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are crisp with minor wear. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a wonderful copy of this First Edition in collector's condition. We buy Darwin First Editions. Codice articolo ABE-14746514032

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Darwin, Charles.

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Descrizione: D. Appleton and Co: NY, 1860. Folding chart, 8 x 5, pebbled greenish cloth, 432 pp with index, covers rubbed, extremities professionally repaired with matching green cloth, spine dull, inner hinges starting to crack, bookplates (front: Detroit architect Theodore Hinchman; rear: handwritten Detroit bookseller plate), first 16 pp insect damaged at lower fore corner, water stained at lower margins throughout, folding plate browned, contents toned with scatered spotting, couple of ink marks on p147 else a decent, collectible copy of the FIRST AMERICAN ED, FIRST STATE (with only two notices opposite title page). Codice articolo 98-6483

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Charles DARWIN

Editore: John Murray, (1860)

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Descrizione: John Murray, 1860. 8vo., Fifth Thousand, [Second Edition], with folding diagram, neat contemporary signature in pencil at head of title, with second pencilled signature lower down, front free endpaper a little chafed at fore-edge, three or four small fox-spots each on half-title, title and diagram; original green cloth, boards elaborately blocked in blind, gilt back, , brown endpapers, uncut, expertly recased with original endpapers preserved, a remarkably bright, fresh copy in minimally restored publisher's binding. With 32pp publisher's catalogue (dated January, 1860) bound in at end, and the binder's ticket of Edmonds & Remnants on rear paste-down. The second edition is not so named on title but simply labelled 'Fifth Thousand'; Freeman records that 3000 copies were printed following the 1250 copies of the first edition. Although Darwin considered this edition a rapid revision to meet demand, his changes are much more than mere correction. The most famous alteration is the dilution of the whale bear passage on p.184, which Darwin later regretted although he never restored it. With the signed and ruled advertisements which Freeman considers the first issue. Freeman 113 variant a; Freeman F376. Codice articolo 28009

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On the Origin of Species by Means: Darwin, Charles

Darwin, Charles

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Descrizione: John Murray, London, 1860. Rare second edition, second issue, in Freeman's binding variant "a" of Darwin's magnum opus. Freeman 376; Norman 594. Octavo, original publisher's green cloth. In excellent condition with the spine gilt bright, contemporary owner's signature to the title, marginalia on pages 72 and 132. A nice example. Darwin "revolutionized our methods of thinking and our outlook on the natural order of things. The recognition that constant change is the order of the universe had been finally established and a vast step forward in the uniformity of nature had been taken" (PMM 344). "Without question a watershed work in the history of modern life sciences, Darwin's Origin elaborated a proposition that species slowly evolve from common ancestors through the mechanism of natural selection. As he himself expected, Darwin's theory became, and continues to be in some circles, the object of intense controversy" (American Philosophical Society). "The five years [of Darwin's voyage on the Beagle] were the most important event in Darwin's intellectual life and in the history of biological science. Darwin sailed with no formal training. He returned a hard-headed man of science. The experiences of his five years in the Beagle, how he dealt with them, and what they led to, built up into a process of epoch-making importance in the history of thought" (PMM). Darwin wrote in his diary that all 1250 copies of the first edition, published on November 24, were sold on the first day; however, more accurately, nearly all of the edition had been sold to the trade immediately, with the exception of personal copies set aside for Darwin and review copies. Codice articolo 96973

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On the Origin of Species by Means: Darwin, Charles

Darwin, Charles

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Descrizione: D. Appleton and Company, New York, 1860. Condizione: Near Fine. First American Edition. 432 pp. First American edition, first printing. First issue with two quotes opposite the title page. Bound in publisher's green cloth decorated in blind, with titles in gilt on the spine, fold out chart intact. Near Fine. Neatly recased, spine cloth toned and gilt dulled. Cigar smoke odor to pages. Previous owner names and inkless emboss to front endsheet. Pages toned. Otherwise, a bright and well-kept copy of this immensely influential work, considered to be the foundation of evolutionary biology, in which Darwin postulates that species evolve over the course of generations through natural selection. Codice articolo 140939237

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On The Origin of Species, First Edition,: Charles Darwin

Charles Darwin

Editore: Appleton (1860)

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Descrizione: Appleton, 1860. Hardcover. Condizione: Very Good. 1st Edition. The Origin of Species (1860), Charles Darwin. Appleton Co. True First Edition, First State (American). Two blurbs on page facing title page. Condition: A tight copy. Tight binding. Clean pages. Spine rebacked. Toning to page edges. Williams College Library bookplate on front pastedown. Previous owner's name & stamp on second FEP. No other markings. A very clean copy. Codice articolo ABE-1549142513052

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Darwin, Charles

Editore: D. Appleton: New York, NY. First thus. (1860)

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Descrizione: D. Appleton: New York, NY. First thus., 1860. Hardcover. Condizione: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Very Good+. Hardcover, First Edition, first issue (with 2 ads facing Title page, original brown cloth, brown endpapers), bright gilt lettering on spine. . Considering the actual first print-run, certainly one of the nicest extant copies. Text clean, bright, supple, with occasional spot of foxing, and three light pencil marks. Slight uneveness of color to brown boards, more patina than anything. Embossed design on front and rear. Corners lightly bumped with a touch of edgewear. Light wear to bottom of boards. Bottom of spine bumped as well, and a very thin 1/8" or less wide strip, about 5/8" long at bottom middle of spine is gone. Hint of wear to top of spine. Previous owner's info--"H M Haskell, Northampton, Ma, May 5, 1866"-- on flyleaf. A copy to treasure, still in readable very condition. Please feel free to email for photos. Codice articolo okey1752

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Descrizione: Folding lithographed diagram. 8vo, orig. pale green cloth (head & foot of spine with slightest chipping, occasional unimportant foxing), covers stamped in blind, spine lettered in gilt. New York: D. Appleton, 1860. First American edition, "second issue" with three quotations on verso of half-title. A very good and bright copy preserved in a slip-case. ? Freeman 378. For the first edition, see Horblit 23b; Dibner, Heralds of Science, 199; and Printing & the Mind of Man 344b. Codice articolo 3609

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O Proischozhdenii Vodov. [Russian: On the Origin: DARWIN, CHARLES. -

DARWIN, CHARLES. - ["THE MOST IMPORTANT BIOLOGICAL BOOK EVER WRITTEN" (FREEMAN)]

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Descrizione: S.-Peterburg, 1864. 8vo. Bound in a beautiful recent pastiche-binding of brown half calf with marbled papers over boards and elegant gilding to spine. End-papers renewed. A few dampstains and a bit of brownspotting throughout. A nice copy. XIV, 399, (1) pp. + 1 plate. Rare first edition of the first Russian translation of Darwin's "Origin of Species", a main reason for the widespread effect of Darwinism in Russia, where the theory met less resistance in the 1860'ies than it did in Western Europe. In Russia, Darwinism had a profound influence not only upon the different sciences, but also on philosophy, economic and political thought, and the great literature of the period. For instance, both Tolstoy and Dostoevsky referenced Darwin in their most important works, as did numerous other thinkers of the period."In 1864, S.A. Rachinsky, professor of plant physiology at St. Petersburg University, produced the first Russian translation of the "Origin". Although not a masterpiece of translation art, the book sold out so quickly that in 1865 it went through a second printing. By this time Darwin's ideas were discussed not only by scientists but also by such popular writers as Dmitri Pisarev and M. A. Antinovich." (Glick, p. 232). Rachinsky began translating the "Origin" in 1862 and wrote an important article on the theories presented in it, while working on the translation. This article and the translation of the "Origin" into Russian were responsible for the great success and rapid, widespread knowledge of Darwinian theory of evolution in Russia. "Darwin was concerned that the "Origin of Species" reach naturalists across the world, but translations of that complicated work raised problems for Darwin. If he found it difficult to make the reader "understand what is meant" in England and America, at least in those two countries he and the reader were discussing the "Origin of Species" in the same language. Foreign language editions raised not only the thorny question of translating Darwinian terms, but also the problem of translators, who often thought it proper to annotate their editions to explain the "significance" of Darwinism. The first Russian translation of the "Origin of Species" (1864) appeared, however, without any comment whatever by the translator, Sergei A. Rachinsky, professor of botany at the University of Moscow. Rachinsky had begun the translation in 1862 and published an article on Darwinism while continuing work on the translation in 1863." (Rogers, p. 485). In the year of publication of the translation, 1864, Pisarev wrote a long article in "The Russian Word", which purports to be a review of this translation; the critic complains about the absence of notes and commentaries by the translator. Pisarev furthermore points to several errors in the translation and to numerous infelicities of expression. Acknowledging the importance of the work, however, and of the spreading of Darwinism in Russia, he goes on in his own essay to provide a much more popular account of Darwin's theory and to impress upon his readers its revolutionary significance.Nikolai Strakhov also reviewed the translation immediately upon publication, acknowledging the effect it would have. Strakhov, however, recognized potential dangers inherent in the theory and expressed them in his review of Rachinsky's translation. He praised the work for its thoroughness and rejoiced in the evidence that man constituted the highest stage of organic development; but then he went on to argue that by moving into questions of philosophy and theology, the Darwinists were exceeding the limits of scientific evidence. Like Pisarev, Tolstoy enthusiastically embraced Darwinism. "The first mention of Darwin in Tolstoy's literary "Nachlass" is found in one of the drafts to "War and Peace". There Darwin is listed, apparently quite favorably, among leading thinkers "working toward new truth" [.] Thus by the late 1860's the name of Darwin as a leading scientist was already familiar to Tolstoy and duly respected." (McLean, p. 160). A fact which is often overlooked is that Tolstoy actually knew Rachinsky quite well. Interestingly, it was in a letter to Rachinsky, in reply to a question about the structure of "Anna Karenina", that Tolstoy made the famous statement (that all Tolstoy scholars and lovers know by heart): "I am proud of the architecture - the arches are joined in such a way that you cannot discover where the keystone is". Like Strakhov, however, Dostoevsky, acknowledging the significance of the "Origin", saw the dangers of the theory. In the same year as the publication of Rachinsky's translation, he lets the narrator in "Notes from Underground" (1864) launch his attack on Darwinism , beginning: "As soon as they prove you, for instance, that you are descended from a monkey, then it's no use scowling, you just have to accept it."In "Crime and Punishment" (two years later, 1866) the Darwinian overtones inherent in Raskolnikov's theory of the extraordinary man are unmistakable. He describes the mechanism of "natural selection," where, according to the laws of nature, by the crossing of races and types, a "genius" would eventually emerge. In general, Darwinian themes and Darwin's name occur in many contexts in a large number of Dostoevsky's works.Freeman: 748. See: James Allen Rogers: The Reception of Darwin's Origin of Species by Russian Scientists. In: Isis, Vol. 64, No. 4 (Dec., 1973), pp. 484-503.Thomas F. Glick: The Comparative Reception of Darwinism. 1974.Hugh McLean: In Quest of Tolstoy. 2008. 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Darwin, Charles

Editore: D. Appleton and Company, New York (1860)

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Descrizione: D. Appleton and Company, New York, 1860. Hardcover. Condizione: Fine. 1st Edition. First Edition, First Issue published in America with two quotations facing title page instead of three. The book is bound in the publisher's embossed brown cloth with the original brown endpapers. The binding is tight with light wear to the spine with some repair. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A collectible copy. Codice articolo 000178

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DARWIN, KAROL [CHARLES]. - [FIRST FULL POLISH TRANSLATION OF DARWIN'S "ORIGIN OF SPECIES"]

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Descrizione: Warszawa, Przegladu Tygodniowego, 1884. Large8vo. In contemporary half calf. Spine with wear and corners bumped and hindges weak. A few minor repairs to half-title and Previous owner's stamp to title-page (Dr. O . Schreiber). Internally fine. 437, (1), XVI [Including the plate] pp. First edition of the first full Polish translation of Darwin's "Origin of Species". An attempt to publish a Polish translation was made as early as 1873. This was, however, never completed and only half of the work was published (Freeman 739), thus making the present copy the very first full Polish translation. As seen in several other countries (especially in Japan) the majority of Polish intellectuals adopted a Social Darwinism perspective at a very early stage, rather than appreciating the English naturalist's caution in applying his ideas to human society."Before the first translations of Darwin's appeared [.], many Polish intellectuals, such as positivist writer Eliza Orzeszkowa (1841-1910) complained about the increasing confusion over the essence of the English naturalist's ideas, which had all too often been mixed up with all sorts of ideological debates. However, when Darwin's books were actually available in Polish translations, the novelty of his concepts gradually wore off, making room for more serious attempts to come to terms with evolutionary theory." (Glick, The Reception of Charles Darwin in Europe). "It appears that the struggle for or against Darwinism in partitioned Poland prefigured a pattern that is relevant for Polish thinking up to the present day: the conflict of striving for progress with the help of powerful allies abroad and of virulently rejecting all foreign advice for fear of losing one's cultural identity." (Ibid.).Translation was begun by Szymon Dickstein who in the processe of the translation committed suicide. It was completed by Józef Nusbaum who also translated 'The Variation of Animals and Plants under Domestication' in 1888.Freeman 740. Codice articolo 55316

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On the Origin of Species by Means: DARWIN, Charles (1809-1882)

DARWIN, Charles (1809-1882)

Editore: John Murray [through 1861], London (1859)

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Descrizione: John Murray [through 1861], London, 1859. Early Reprint. Third Edition (seventh thousand) of the "most influential scientific work of the nineteenth century" (Grolier 100 Science) and "certainly the most important biological book ever written." (Freeman) 8vo: xix,[1],538pp (including unrecorded variant title page), with single leaf of advertisements and folding lithographed diagram by William West, charting Darwin's views of possible sequences of evolution. Original green sand-grain cloth, spine lettered in gilt, covers with decorative panels blocked in blind, brown clay-coated end papers, edges untrimmed. Variant "b" binding (without full point after "MURRAY" on the spine). An excellent example of this rare issue, recased in the original cloth binding (not rebacked), with spine ends skillfully restored and crease to spine carefully repaired, now barely visible. Minor wear to cloth, corners bumped, original endpapers rehinged with matching vintage paper. Manuscript ex-libris on title page of "John Hitchman M.D." (1815-1893), English physician and superintendent of Mickleover Asylum (later Pastures Hospital) near Derby, where this copy was purchased (bookseller's ticket on front paste-down of J. A. Rowbottom). On page [x] a previous owner (perhaps Hitchman) has written notes on Darwin's death and estate, erroneously naming the author "Charles Erasmus Darwin" (Darwin's middle name was Robert). Minor foxing spots and occasional marks, very slight age toning, no ink marks or notes in text pages but the stray pencil mark and margin note. Regarding the title page, all recorded copies have the year printed beginning with a distorted number "1," while our copy has the number fully intact, raising the possibly that the title page was reset to correct this minor problem. It also suggests there may exist other alterations in the text that close comparison could reveal. Regardless, this issue is rare. Freeman 381. For comments on the Origin's inestimable significance, see: PMM 344b. Dibner 199. Garrison-Morton 220. Horblit 23b. Norman 593. Grolier 100 Science 23b. Grolier 100 Medicine 70b. Challinor 181. The third edition appeared in April,1861, in a run of just 2,000 copies (the second edition print run was 5,000), only 17 months after Darwin had received his advance copy of the first edition. The binding nearly matches that of the two previous editions, differing only in minor details. But the text was extensively altered, so much so that a table of differences between it and the second edition (a table that was updated for each subsequent edition) was added. Darwin also added the full historical sketch, written to satisfy complaints that he had not sufficiently credited his predecessors in presenting the general theory of evolution. (The sketch had already appeared in shorter form in the first German edition and in the fourth American printing (both 1860), in which it is called a preface. There also appears for the first time a postscript, on page xii. "Darwin not only drew an entirely new picture of the workings of organic nature; he revolutionized our methods of thinking and our outlook on the natural order of things. The recognition that constant change is the order of the universe had been finally established and a vast step forward in the uniformity of nature had been taken." (PMM). N.B.: With few exceptions (always identified), we only stock books in exceptional condition, carefully preserved in archival, removable polypropylene sleeves. All orders are packaged with care and posted promptly. Satisfaction guaranteed. Codice articolo BB1385

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On the Origin of Species by means: Darwin, Charles

Darwin, Charles

Editore: John Murray, London (1861)

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Descrizione: John Murray, London, 1861. Condizione: Very Good. xix, 538, (2), folding diagram facing p. 123. . HB. 8vo in 12s, orig. publisher s green cloth, gilt title and decoration to spine, blind stamped design to boards. Some minor rubbing to extremities, slight bumps to corners of boards. Binding slightly strained and tender between several gatherings. Short marginal tear to inner edge of page 121/122; very small stain to upper edge of several preliminary leaves. Original owner's signature to endpaper. Unusually, the original green silk bookmark is still present. A very good copy. Third edition, with additions and corrections. (Seventh thousand). Published in April 1861 in an edition of 2,000 copies. This edition was extensively altered, and includes a table of differences between it and the second edition. The third edition is also notable for the addition of the historical sketch, written to satisfy complaints that Darwin had not sufficiently considered his predecessors in the general theory of evolution. This sketch had previously appeared in a shorter form in the first German edition, as well as the fourth American printing (as a 'Preface'), both in 1860. Single integral leaf (2A6) of adversiments at rear. Freeman, 381. Codice articolo 35087

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THE DESCENT OF MAN. [with] ON THE: DARWIN, CHARLES

DARWIN, CHARLES

Editore: D. Appleton and Co 1871, 1872, New York (1871)

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Descrizione: D. Appleton and Co 1871, 1872, New York, 1871. 203 x 121 mm. (8 x 5"). All volumes with ads at the end. Two separately published works in three volumes. First American Edition of "Descent" (with first use of the word "evolution" by Darwin); Fifth Edition of "Origin." Publisher's brown buckram, covers with black-stamped frames, flat spines with gilt titling, "Origin" with a leaves uncut in a couple of places. Descent with 76 illustrations in the text; "Origin" with folding diagram. Front free endpaper of all three volumes with pencilled signature of L. G. Andrews. Freeman 941, 394. Tiny tear to head of one spine, one corner slightly bumped, extremities lightly rubbed, a little chafing to a couple of boards, one page with faint printing smudges, other trivial internal imperfections, but FINE COPIES, internally clean and fresh, in sound bindings with few signs of use. The first edition of "Descent of Man" is especially notable for Darwin's first use of the word now virtually synonymous with his name: "evolution" appears on p. 2 of volume I, noting the opposition of some older scholars of natural science to his theory of natural selection. Darwin considered "descent" a continuation of the other work here, his ground-breaking "Origin of Species," with special focus on man's descent from ape-like creatures. As DNB notes, "'Descent' of Man brought the full force of evolutionary proposals directly into the heart of ordinary Victorian life." Another area of controversy in "Descent" was Darwin's theory on sexual selection, which he used to explain physical characteristics more aesthetic than functional, such as the male peacock's splendid tail, the male hummingbird's iridescence, and the male human's beard--all features that might give the possessor advantage in the attraction of a mate. Widely considered the most important biological book ever written, "Origin" went through six revised editions following its first appearance in 1859, with our fifth edition marking Darwin's first use of Herbert Spencer's phrase "survival of the fittest" to describe natural selection. Our copy has never been read all the way through--a couple of leaves that remained uncut by the binder are still attached, and no one has attempted to open them. Copies of these editions appear on the market from time to time, but not often in the little-used condition seen here. First American Edition of "Descent" (with first use of the word "evolution" by Darwin); Fifth Edition of "Origin.". Codice articolo CBJ1801

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WILBERFORCE, Samuel.

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Descrizione: 1860. John Murray. 1860. 8vo. Contemporary half brown calf, marbled boards, gilt spine with two dark brown morocco gilt lettering pieces; pp. 614 (Wilberforce pp. 225 - 264), errata slip; some spotting to endpapers, very good. First edition, The Quarterly Review, Volume 108, July and October 1860. This was the first appearance in print of this review of Darwin's On the origin of Species by Samuel Wilberforce, the Bishop of Winchester. This article came out just after the great Oxford debate between Huxley and Wilberforce in June 1860, and perfectly expresses the ideological vituperation of the clergyman towards Darwin's evolutionary theory. The review in its early passages is surprisingly well-disposed towards the author: "The essay is full of Mr. Darwin's characteristic excellencesâ ¦ full of facts in natural history. told in his own perspicuous language, and all thrown into picturesque combinationsâ ¦" (p.216). However, when Wilberforce comes to examine the theory behind the book, his derision is palpable. For instance, on Darwin's conception of geological time he writes: "This he shortens or prolongs at will by the mere wave of his magician's rod. Thus the duration of whole epochs, during which certain forms of animal life prevailed, is gathered up into a point, whilst an unlimited expanse of yearsâ ¦ is suddenly interposed between that and the next series, though geology proclaims the the transition to have been one of gentle and, it may be, swift accomplishment" (p. 250). While this displays Wilberforce's dubious grasp of both Darwinism and of post-Lyell geology, nothing is more wrong-headed than his treatment of natural selection, in which he constructs a straw man argument in order to accuse Darwin of supporting slavery and to undermine any suggestion that Man is subject to evolution: "he dwells so pointedly upon the fact that it is always the black ant which is enslavedâ ¦ if we had Mr. Darwin in the witness-boxâ ¦ we should find that he believed that the tendency of the lighter-coloured races of mankind to prosecute the negro slave-trade was really a remainsâ ¦ of the 'extraordinary and odious instinct' which had possessed them before they had been 'improved by natural selection' from Formica Polyerges into Homo." (p. 254). Wilberforce dismisses natural selection as fancy and imagination that borders on the anti-Christian, and in doing so attempts to bury Darwin's theory. In the event, he merely added fuel to the Darwinist fire. Nevertheless, this was the most important negative critique of On the Origin of Species to emerge in the year after its publication and marked a new stage in the public debate as science and religion met head on. Codice articolo 2108737

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De L'Origine Des Éspéces [ON THE ORIGIN: Darwin, Charles

Darwin, Charles

Editore: C. Marpon et E. Flammarion / éditeurs, Paris (1882)

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Descrizione: C. Marpon et E. Flammarion / éditeurs, Paris, 1882. Wrappers. Condizione: Good +. Condizione sovraccoperta: Custom Case. 8vo (7 1/4" x ~5"), green wrappers, French text ncorporates authorized corrections by the Author [Charles Darwin] & additional notes by the translator, Mlle. Clémence-Auguste Royer; L-page Préface [containing the Advertissement Aux Lecteurs Préface De La Quatrième Edition, Préface De La Première Édition, & Notice Historique] + 650-pages. Exceedingly Rare & fragile French popular wrappered edition of Charles Darwin's, Origin of Species (1859). This wrappered "populaire" and "quatrième édition" [fourth edition] of The Origin was based on the third French translation by Mlle. Royer. It was authorized by Darwin and incorporated the author's latest changes in his English imprints. Because French paper has always been problematic: tending to become brittle, chip, and disintegrate, this edition in wrappers is breathtakingly rare. The small paper label of "M. Riquier, percepteur honoraire / S440 . . . PONT-de-METZ" is pasted down inoffensively on lower portion of the half-title, below which there is his stamped name, "M. Riquirer." This stereotyped edition incorporates the latest Additions by the Author [Charles Darwin] and Notes by the learned translator, Mammoiselle Royer, a self-described "disciple de Lamar[c]k." Surprisingly, she refers in her Preface to this fourth edition to Darwin's death [in 1882] just as this edition was about to be published, and to twenty-three years having passed since the publication of his first edition in [1859}. This volume is thus a reissue of the Fourth French edition in wrappered format for popular consumption, which was to have appeared in 1882.coincidentally, the year in which her esteemed and communicative Charles Darwin had just died. This edition is not noted by R. B. Freeman, The Works of Charles Darwin / An Annotated Bibliographical Handlist, Second Edition (1977). Freeman identifies the Fourth French edition of L'Origin as #658: "[ ] Paris, C. Marpon & E Flammarion. I [not our Roman numeral "L" {i.e., 50-pages} expanded Preface] + 650 pp." Though Freeman notes #669 a two-volume Flammarion edition with 675 pp. that appeared in 1918 that was also translated by Mlle. Royer, he has no mention of this rarity; nor does the Fifth edition have any date, but closely resembles #658, the Fourth edition. We can, therefore, date this popular "paperback" [reissue of the fourth edition] to 1882, though it bears no date on its title page. The learned translator also refers to "la Théorie d'évolution par Sélection Naturelle" as "Darwinism," and to other works she had written: "sur Lamarck, sa vie, ses travaux et ses doctrines {Revue de Philosophie positive, 1869-70), and her article Darwinism du Dictionnaire des sciences médicales." The front wrapper had two small holes in the middle of the title page which was also loose. These minor defects have been carefully restored and strengthened by Scott Kellar, our gifted bookbinder. (The front wrapper retains some discoloration and a rough fringe, while the paper backstrip has losses to its periphery.) Scott has also constructed a protective brown cloth-covered, sturdy clamshell case for this precious volume. Fourth Edition / "Quatrième Edition" [French] reissued with expanded Preface. Codice articolo 71

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Darwin, Charles ; Darwin, Francis (ed.)

Editore: Cambridge University Press (1909)

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Descrizione: Cambridge University Press, 1909. Hardcover. Condizione: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition. All Points match. [Freeman 1556]. Top edge gilt. Green cloth. The spine is very faded, the corners and the bottom edges have some light rubbing, some light foxing to edges of page block, other in fine condition. Codice articolo 2025164

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Wilberforce, Bishop Samuel

Editore: John Murray, London (1860)

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Descrizione: John Murray, London, 1860. Hardcover. Condizione: Fair; First Edition Thus. Fair; 8vo, 614 pages, 1/2 calf, gilt spine, leather labels, silk over boards. In Quarterly Review, No. 215 and No. 216, bound together in the same volume. Wilberforce's review is in No. 215, Article VII. Pages 225-264. Article entitled: "On the Origin of Species, by means of Natural Selection; or, the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life. By Charles Darwin, M. A. F. R. S. London, 1860" With the errata slip tipped in. A 19th Century reader has written in pencil: "By Samuel Wilberforce (1805-1873.) Became Bishop of Oxford in 1845, Bishop of Winchester 1869-73. He was assisted in preparation of it by Sir Richard Owen himself. "What folly in one so ignorant to review a book on Natural History. " Marginalia in pencil by the same reader. Front board detached. Extremities lightly rubbed. Marbled endpapers and edges. Errata slip tipped-in. A fair copy of perhaps, THE MOST IMPORTANT CRITICISM OF "THE MOST INFLUENCIAL SCIENTIFIC WORK OF THE 19TH CENTURY" (Horblit's opinion) AND "THE MOST IMPORTANT BIOLOGIC. Codice articolo 8591

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Tesakneri tsagumê. t argmanut yune anglerenits ,: DARVIN, CH ARLZ.

DARVIN, CH ARLZ. [CHARLES DARWIN] - [RARE SECOND ARMENIAN TRANSLATION OF 'ORIGIN OF SPECIES']

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Descrizione: Erevan, Hayastani Petakan Hratarakch'ut'yun, 1963. Royal8vo. In publisher's full green cloth with gilt lettering to spine and front board. Light wear to extremities, otherwise a fine and clean copy. 591, (1) pp. + 2 plates. First printing of the exceedingly rare second Armenian translation of Darwin's landmark work. The first translation (translated by S. Sargsyan) was published in 1936 and both translations are of the upmost scarcity. Due to the relatively low number of people speaking Armenian (approximately 3 million in Armenia and 7 million outside) books in Armenian were printed in comparatively low numbers. This is one of the very few translations of "Origin of Species" of which Freeman has not listed the collation. This suggests that he never actually saw the copy but only read of it. Freeman 631.R.B. Darwin Online, F631. Codice articolo 53278

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The Foundations Of The Origin Of Species.: Darwin, Charles.

Darwin, Charles.

Editore: At the University Press, Cambridge: (1909)

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Descrizione: At the University Press, Cambridge:, 1909. Hardcover. Condizione: Very Good with no dust jacket. 1st. xxix, [1], 263 pages; (History of Science) First edition. Edited by Francis Darwin. 8vo, original green cloth, gilt-lettered cloth, top edges gilt, other edges untrimmed; spine and edges fading to brown, occasionally scuffed, corners bumped. Photogravure portrait and plate. Internally clean. Private ink library stamp on front pastedown of James G Polland. Sound unsophisticated copy. Freeman 1556. Codice articolo 37945

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Darwin, Charles

Editore: John Murray, London (1860)

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Descrizione: John Murray, London, 1860. Hard Cover. Condizione: G. Second Edition, Second Issue. Fifth thousand. 8vo. original green blindstamped cloth gilt (boards rubbed, marked and a little bumped, slight splitting to cloth along hinges and small wear at extremities, prev. owner's name to p.1, some marks and spots, occ. fray to paper edges, lacks title page, else internally clean & complete); pp. viii (of x), 502, 32 [pubs. cat. dated January 1860), with a folding diagram. An otherwise good copy in original cloth. The absence of a title page makes this an affordable starter copy or a project for a book restorer, and is priced as such. Codice articolo 020645

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THE FOUNDATIONS OF THE ORIGIN OF THE: Darwin, Charles

Darwin, Charles

Editore: The University Press, Cambridge (1909)

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Descrizione: The University Press, Cambridge, 1909. First edition. Edited by Francis Darwin; Limited private printing with statement "Presented by the syndics of the university press to . on the occassion of the celebration at Cambridge of the centenary of the birth of Charles Darwin and of the fiftieth anniversary of the pubication of The Origin of the Species . Cambridge, 23 June, 1909"; Most copies have recipients name written in, this copy shows no name; Frontis photo of Darwin with facing tissue; xxii, 53 pages; page edges untrimmed and some leaves uncut, unopened (Freeman, 1555). with paper covered boardsCovers fairly soiled, upper front cover corner bumped; page edges fairly soiled. Codice articolo 24481

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Darwin, On the Origin of Species, Reviews.: Charles Darwin

Descrizione: 1860. Disbound. Condizione: Very Good. First Edition. The Origin of Species aroused international interest and a widespread debate, with no sharp line between scientific issues and ideological, social and religious implications. Much of the initial reaction was hostile, in a large part because very few reviewers actually understood his theory, but Darwin had to be taken seriously as a prominent and respected name in science. Samuel Wilberforce wrote a review in Quarterly Review 1860 where he disagreed with Darwins 'argument'. The Origin of Species as a book of wide general interest became associated with ideas of social reform. Its proponents made full use of a surge in the publication of review journals, and it was given more popular attention than almost any other scientific work. The leading naturalist in Britain was the anatomist Richard Owen, an idealist who had shifted to the view in the 1850s that the history of life was the gradual unfolding of a divine plan. Owen's review of the Origin in the April 1860 Edinburgh Review bitterly attacked Huxley, Hooker and Darwin, but also signalled acceptance of a kind of evolution as a teleological plan in a continuous "ordained becoming", with new species appearing by natural birth. Others that rejected natural selection, but supported "creation by birth", included the Duke of Argyll who explained beauty in plumage by design. Since 1858, Huxley had emphasised anatomical similarities between apes and humans, contesting Owen's view that humans were a separate sub-class. Their disagreement over human origins came to the fore at the British Association for the Advancement of Science meeting featuring the legendary 1860 Oxford evolution debate. In two years of acrimonious public dispute that Charles Kingsley satirised as the "Great Hippocampus Question" and parodied in The Water-Babies as the "great hippopotamus test", Huxley showed that Owen was incorrect in asserting that ape brains lacked a structure present in human brains. Others, including Charles Lyell and Alfred Russel Wallace, thought that humans shared a common ancestor with apes, but higher mental faculties could not have evolved through a purely material process (Wikipedia). The articles in this collection are Darwin, The Origin of the Species. British Quarterly Review, 1860 ; Richard Owen. Darwin, On the Origin of Species. Edinburgh Review, 1860 ; John Morris. Darwin, On the Origin of Species. Dublin Review, 1860 ; Samuel Wilberforce. Darwin's Origin of Species. Quarterly Review, 1860 (with errata slip) ; Richard Simpson. Darwin, On the Origin of Species. The Rambler, 1860. All disbound from individual journals and not re-bound. 155 pages in total. In very clean condition, and no notable foxing, nor browning, nor brittleness. Complete gathers and will easily enough re-sew should you choose to re-bind them together. See pictures for further details. Size: Octavo (5.5 x 8.5 inches). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Collections; Featured; Darwin Related. Inventory No: 305021. This item is potentially heavy when packed and may require more postage than the rates shown. If extra postage is required we will contact you before processing your order and you will be given the details and option to decline the extra cost. 22 years of serving customers on ABE. A seller you can rely on. Codice articolo 305021

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The Foundations of the Origin of Species: Darwin, Charles; Darwin,

Darwin, Charles; Darwin, Francis (ed.)

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Descrizione: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1909. Publisher's Full Buckram. Condizione: Very Good. First Edition. The Foundations of the Origin of Species: Two Essays Written in 1842 and 1844 by Charles Darwin; Edited by his son Francis Darwin, Honorary Fellow of Christ's College (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1909), pp. xxix, [1], 263. First edition of this publication of Darwin's two groundbreaking essays together edited by his son. Ex library with usual stamps and sign of there having been a security tag on p. 143. A very good copy in original green cloth, spine faded, slightly bumped at the edges, gilt lettering. Gilt top edges of pages. Complete with photogravure portrait of author on frontispiece. Codice articolo 034108

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Anonymous [Jenkin, Fleeming]

Editore: Leonard Scott Publishing Company, New York (1867)

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Descrizione: Leonard Scott Publishing Company, New York, 1867. Three Quarter Leather. Condizione: Very Good. First Edition. Fleeming Jenkin (1833-1885) was an English engineer and scientist who discovered and exposed an error in Darwin's statement of his Theory of Evolution. Not knowing about genetics, Darwin believed that evolution took place through the "blending" of inherited characteristics. Jenkin showed that this blending would lead to the inability of individual mutations to survive in the population. 282, 282 pp. 4to. Three quarter leather binding with light tan corners and spine, gold embossed titling on dark black and dark red patches, five raised bands. Marbled paper insets to front and rear boards, marbled endpapers. Clean within. Codice articolo 28384

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Darwin, Charles

Editore: John Murray, London (1890)

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Descrizione: John Murray, London, 1890. Hardback. Condizione: Fine. sixth edition. THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES By Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of the Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life. Sixth Edition, with Additions and Corrections to 1872 (Thirty-ninth Thousand) xxi, 458pp, folding diagram [p81]. Freeman ref: F436. 32pp large pub. cat. at the rear dated April 1889. FINE PUBLISHER'S GREEN CLOTH with embossed 'Oxford frame' borders and gilt tiles to the spine. The head of the spine is a trifle rubbed otherwise no wear, fading, marks or inscriptions. The orginal patterned end-papers have some toning and a Nottingham University College prize label on the inside front board has off-set to the facing free end-paper. Presented to Chas. E. Stacey for success in Theoretical Organic Chemistry dated Sept. 29th 1890. The rear free end-paper likewise has some off-setting from the rear board. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. Size: 8vo. Codice articolo GT032

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The Origin of Species by Means of: N/a

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Descrizione: ont> John Murray : London, 1878. Hardcover. Condizione: Very Good. First edition. The sixth edition of Charles Darwin's popular scientific writing, considered to be the foundation of evolutionary biology. A respectable and early edition, which is held in its original cloth. 'On the Origin of Species' is regarded by many to be the most influential scientific work of the nineteenth century, and to be one of the most important biological works ever written. In it Darwin revolutionised the typical outlook of natural order that had been held for centuries and introduced a new evolutionary theory. This work is noted for introducing the scientific theory of populations evolving over generations through natural selection. To this writing, Darwin includes evidence he gathered during his 1830s 'Beagle' expedition and then his subsequent findings, correspondence and experimentation. Darwin wrote this work to be accessible to everyone, not just specialists, which lead to its widespread popularity. This sixth edition was the first edition of 'The Origin' to use the word 'evolution'. This edition had extensive revisions and was the first edition to have 'On' dropped from the title. A new chapter was added for this edition, chapter seven, 'Miscellaneous Objections', to address Mivart's arguments. To the preface, it is stated that numerous small corrections have been made in the last and present editions on various subjects, according as the evidence has become somewhat stronger or weaker'. This edition has corrections to 1872 and was issued thirteen years after the first edition. With the half-title and quotations regarding natural science from Whewell, Butler and Bacon to the verso. Lacking the rear endpapers. Darwin noted in his autobiography that he first conceived this theory in 1839, and there was a delay in its publication until 1859. With the folding plate to page 90, as called for. A smart early, and important edition of this work. Condition: In the publisher's original cloth binding. Externally, sound, with slight rubbing to the joints and extremities. Small loss to the head and tail of spine. Bumping to the extremities. Bookbinder's label to the rear pastedown, W Bone and Son. Front endpaper has been adhered to the front pastedown, with the rear endpapers detached but present. Minor chips to the extremities. Internally, generally firmly bound though strained in places. Pages are bright with just the odd spots. Overall Condition: Good. Codice articolo 061754

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Darwin Charles

Editore: London John Murray 1895 (1895)

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Descrizione: London John Murray 1895, 1895. Sixth edition, with additions and corrections. With a folding diagram. 8vo, publisher's original dark green cloth, the spine gilt lettered and decorated, covers bordered in blind, uncut. xxi, 432, including index pp. A pleasing copy, well preserved and still handsome in the original cloth. Only light evidence of age or use. Darwin's ORIGIN OF SPECIES is considered "the most influential scientific work of the nineteenth century" and "the most important biological work ever written" (Horblit, Freeman). Darwin's elaboration of the theory of natural selection laid the groundwork for the controversy over the evolution of man, and with only slight modification by such scientists as Stephen Jay Gould, Darwin's ideas remain the umbra under which most current biological research is conducted. This is a printing of the sixth edition. The sixth is generally considered to be the "last" edition and it first appeared in 1872. It included a new chapter, VII, which was inserted to confute the views of the Roman Catholic biologist St George Mivart. A glossary appears for the first time, and it was in this edition that the word "evolution" appeared for the first time in the work (it was used in the first edition of THE DESCENT OF MAN in the previous year). As Freeman says, "'Evolved' had been the last word of the text in all previous editions, but 'evolution' had been omitted, perhaps to avoid confusion with the use of the word by Herbert Spencer or with its more particular embryological meaning" (p. 79). Codice articolo 30247

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Darwin, Charles

Editore: John Murray, London (1873)

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Descrizione: John Murray, London, 1873. 3/4 leather. Condizione: Good +. London: John Murray, 1873. Sixth edition with additions and Corrections (Thirteenth Thousand). 3/4 leather. Good +. 458pp octavo, with foldout plate following the contents page. A very good copy in 3/4 calf and marbled boards. rubbed, wearing at the corners and crown. Hinges sound. This is the first edition to use the word "evolution" Sixth edition with additions and Corrections (Thirteenth Thousan. Codice articolo 36880

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The Origin Of The English Drama, Illustrated: HAWKINS, Thomas.

HAWKINS, Thomas.

Editore: Oxford: Printed at the Clarendon-Press, (1773)

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Descrizione: Oxford: Printed at the Clarendon-Press, 1773. Hardcover. Condizione: Fine. 1st Edition. First Edition, 3 Vols, 8vo, pp. (8), xvii, (1), 317, (3); (2), 352; (4), 377, (1), 3 woodcut plates. Recent full crimson morocco in retrospective style with gilt extra backs in six compartments, gilt titled blue leather lettering pieces in the second & third, gilt date at foot, upper sides with gilt roll tooled borders, all edges yellow, Cockerell marbled endpapers. Fine set in attractive bindings in excellent condition. Sheets fresh & clean & not foxed with slight age toning. Some turn-in offset to borders of blanks of little matter. Old small red stamp (1/8 x ¾ ) W.B. Chorley at upper right corner of titles. H6048. Codice articolo 8232

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