Journal Of Researches Into The Natural History And Geology Of The Countries Visited During The Voyage Of H.m.s. Beagle Round The World,.
Bound in original maroon cloth, gilt, Bevelled edges. extremities worn, including head and tail of spine. Scattered traces of foxing, but otherwise a very good clean copy. 1890 prize bookplate on first free endpaper and 2005 signature on second free endpaper.
T. Nelson and Sons, Paternoster Row.,
Under the command of capt. fitzroy, r.n. by charles darwin, m.a., f.r.s.
8vo. 6 x 8 inches. 615 pp.
Illustrated by 22 plates, including frontispiece and by six text figures.
First published in 1839, and in its definitive text in 1860. The Thomas Nelson illustrated edition first appeared in 1888 (Freeman 63).
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