The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin, including an autobiographical chapter. Edited by his son, Francis Darwin. Third edition.

  • Darwin, Charles
  • London: John Murray 1887

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Description

3 vols., 8vo, pp. ix, [iii], 539, [1]; [iv], 393, [1]; iv, 418 + frontispiece in each vol. and 2 further plates (one with facing leaf of transcription). Original dull blue cloth, spines lettered in gilt. Spines a bit faded, some light staining. Stamps and pencil marks of the library of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (dispersed).

Notes

The third edition, from the same year as the first, of Darwin's important autobiography. The text is nearly identical across the editions but some additional errata are noted in this one.

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