The Works of Charles Darwin; Finely Bound

  • The Works of Charles Darwin.
  • The Works of Charles Darwin.

The Works of Charles Darwin.

$4,500.00

Item Number: 20038

New York: D. Appleton and Company , 1897.

Octavo, bound in three quarters red morocco over marbled boards. Top edge gilt, gilt titles and tooling to the spine. Engraved plates, numerous other illustrations throughout, maps and charts. In excellent condition.

Charles Darwin has been widely recognized since his own time as one of the most influential writers in the history of Western thought. His books were widely read by specialists and the general public, and his influence had been extended by almost continuous public debate over the past 150 years. His most well known works are The Origin of Species, The Descent of Man and Voyage of the Beagle.

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