|24992 DARWIN, Charles:
THE DESCENT OF MAN.
John Murray,London,1871First Edition.Second Issue, Eighth Thousand..Two Volumes. Volume One. pp.viii + 423+ 16p ads. Volume Two.pp.viii + 475 + 26p.ads. Original green publishers cloth, black endpapers,the gutters a little cracked as usual..Some foxing of the prelims and some ex libras stamps. .Overall a good sound set of this classic work.
The word ‘ Evolution ‘ is used for the first time by Darwin on page two of the first volume Freeman 248 SOLD