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Journal of Researches into the Natural History and Geology of the Countries Visited during the Voyage of H.M.S. Beagle Round the World, under the command of Capt. Fitz Roy, R.N.

By: DARWIN, Charles (1809-1882) [WITH AUTOGRAPH SIGNATURE BY CHARLES DARWIN].

Price: $8,500.00

Publisher: New York:, Harper & Brothers, 1846.: 1846

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: SSW13439


2 volumes. Small 8vo. vii, [1], 351, [1]; v, [1], [7]-324, 8, 4, pp. Wood engraved illustrations. Original full dark brown embossed and gilt-stamped cloth with a gilt-centre piece of two hands and a lit candle [passing knowledge from one person to another]. Condition: all extremities neatly mended with kozo, moderately foxed throughout. Pages untrimmed. Ownership signature of John Hunter; embossed name of Alice W. Fischelis, Philadelphia, PA. Very scarce. WITH A TIPPED-IN FRAGMENT, facing title, OF AN AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED BY CHARLES DARWIN. 8.5x12.5 cm. ". . . would you have the kindnes... View more info

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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin, Including an Autobiographical Chapter. [3 volumes].

By: DARWIN, Charles (1809-1882).

Price: $850.00

Publisher: London:, John Murray, 1887.: 1887

Seller ID: RW1042


3 volumes. 8vo. ix, [1], 394, [4]; [iv], 393, [3]; iv, 418, [2]. Frontis. portraits, index, ads. Original bluish-green blind- and gilt-stamped cloth; spine ends rubbed. Armorial bookplates of Hugh Macdonald Sinclair, ownership signature of C.S. Sherrington. Very good. SIR CHARLES SCOTT SHERRINGTON'S COPY. Second edition. Fifth Thousand. Includes a broad selection of letters to 28 different recipients on a variety of topics, selected by Darwin's son Francis, who was "largely guided by the wish to illustrate [his] father's personal character." Topics include Darwin's early life, "Th... View more info

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Darwin and Henslow; the Growth of an Idea. Letters 1831-1860 edited by Nora Barlow for the Bentham-Moxon Trust.

By: DARWIN, Charles (1809-1882).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Berkeley and Los Angeles:, University of California Press, 1967.: 1967

Seller ID: LV2237


8vo. xii, 251, [1] pp. 9 illus. on plates, folding maps, appendices, index. Cloth, dust-jacket; jacket rubbed. Very good. Darwin's letters 1831-1860 edited by Nora Barlow, the granddaughter of Darwin. View more info

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Charles Darwin's Zoology Notes & Specimen Lists from H.M.S. Beagle. Edited by Richard Keynes.

By: DARWIN, Charles (1809-1882).

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Cambridge:, University Press, 2005.: 2005

Seller ID: LV2232

ISBN: 052167350X


4to. xxxiv, 430 pp. 101 illustrations, index. Color pictorial wrappers. Fine. ISBN 10: 052167350X ISBN 13: 9780521673501 "This transcription of notes made by Charles Darwin during the voyage of H. M. S. Beagle records his observations of the animals and plants that he encountered, and provides a valuable insight into the intellectual development of one of our most influential scientists. Darwin drew on many of these notes for his well-known Journal of Researches (1839), but the majority of them have remained unpublished. This volume provides numerous examples of his unimpeachable accuracy... View more info

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The Zoology of the voyage of H.M.S. Beagle, during the years 1832-1836. Edited by Charles Darwin.

By: DARWIN, Charles (1809-1882).

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Wellington, New Zealand:, Nova Pacifica, 1980.: 1980

Seller ID: LV2239


Three volumes. 4to. [vol. I]: 28, [4], iv, iv, 111, [1]; [iii]-ix, [3], v, [5], 97, [1];[vol. II]: 5, [9], ii, (3)-156, [8]; [vol. III]: 5, [1], xv, [1], 172; [2], vi, 51, [1] pp. Fossils: XXXII plates (some folding); Mammalia: 35 plates (incl. 32 in color); Birds: 50 color plates, Fish: 29 plates; Reptiles: 20 plates. Original deluxe navy blue quarter gilt-stamped morocco with mauve cloth covered boards, tan spine labels, marbled endleaves, limitation label on front pastedown. Facsimile reprint of first edition published London: Smith, Elder, 1839-1843. Fine. Limited edition of 750 numbered ... View more info

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The Foundation of the Original of Species. Two essays written in 1842 and 1844. Edited by his son, Francis Darwin.

By: DARWIN, Charles (1809-1882).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York:, Kraus Reprint, 1969.: 1969

Seller ID: LV2244


8vo. xxix, 263 pp. Frontis., index. Navy silver-stamped cloth; edges a bit foxed. Very good. Scarce. Originally issued Cambridge: University Press, 1909. View more info

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The Origin of Species; a Variorum Text: Charles Darwin. Edited by Morse Peckham.

By: DARWIN, Charles (1809-1882).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia:, University of Pennsylvania Press, 2006.: 2006

Seller ID: LV2238

ISBN: 0812219546


Thick 8vo. 816 pp. Index. Printed wrappers. Very good. ISBN 10: 0812219546 ISBN 13: 9780812219548 View more info

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The Correspondence of Charles Darwin.

By: DARWIN, Charles (1809-1882).

Price: $950.00

Publisher: Cambridge:, Cambridge University Press, 1985-2010.: 1985

Seller ID: LV2233


18 volumes (in 19, including vols. 16 parts I & II). 8vo. Illustrations, indexes. Gilt-stamped cloth, dust-jackets. Volumes 1-2-3 showing some foxing at edges; vol. 16 with single black mark on top edge. Otherwise near fine set with all the dust-jackets. A monumental work: The Darwin Correspondence Project is locating and researching all known letters to and from Charles Darwin. "For the first time full authoritative texts of Darwin's letters . . . edited according to modern textual editorial principles and practice. . . Besides telling us much about Darwin, these letters bring to the for... View more info

Darwin and Henslow, the growth of an idea; Letters 1831-1860. Berkeley and

By: DARWIN, Charles.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Los Angeles:, University of California Press, 1967.: 1967

Seller ID: BL3020


8vo. xii, 251 pp. Illus., folding maps, appendices, index. Gilt-stamped green cloth, dust-jacket; jacket edges slightly worn. Burndy bookplate. Very good. Darwin's letters 1831-1860 edited by Nora Barlow, the granddaughter of Darwin. View more info

On the Origin of Species. A facsimile of the first edition with an introduction by Ernst Mayr.

By: DARWIN, Charles.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York:, Atheneum, 1967.:

Seller ID: S12840


8vo. xxvii, ix, 502 pp. Index. Printed wrappers. Very good. View more info

The Origin of Species. With a new foreword by George Gaylord Simpson.

By: DARWIN, Charles.

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York:, Collier Books, (1962).:

Seller ID: S11575


Sm. 8vo. 512 pp. Index. Paperback; small nick on fore-edge. Very good +. View more info

The Origin of Species; New interdisciplinary essays. Editors: David Amigoni; Jeff Wallace.

By: DARWIN, Charles.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Manchester:, Manchester University Press, 1995.: 1995

Seller ID: S12974

ISBN: 0719040256


8vo. xii, 211 pp. Index. Printed wrappers. Near fine. ISBN 10: 0719040256 View more info

"Die geschlechtlichen Farbungen gewisser Schmetterlinge" & "Fruchtbarkeit von Bastarden zwischen der gemeinen und chinesischen" by Charles Darwin. [35 papers by or relating to Darwin] in Kosmos Jahr. I, Band. I, Jahr. I, Band. II, Jahr. II, Band. IV, Jahr. IV, Band. VII, Jahr. IV, Band. VIII, Jahr. V, Band. IX, and Jahr. V, Band. X.

By: DARWIN, Charles; Ernst KRAUSE [ed.].

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Leipzig:, Ernst Gunther's Verlag, 1880-1889: 1880

Seller ID: S11074


7 vols. 8vo. Various paginations. [Jahr. I, Bands. I & II]: Contemporary quarter gilt-stamped calf over blue cloth, [Jahr. II, Band. IV]: Contemporary quarter gilt-stamped calf over pebbled maroon cloth, [Jahrs. IV-V]: Contemporary gilt-stamped half calf over marbled paper-backed boards; worn, corners showing, Jahr. I, Bands. I & II front hinges cracked, spine heads torn, Jahr. I, Band. I rear hinge cracked. Jahr. I, Band. I ownership signature of Afracukes[?], 1877, Jahr. II, Band. IV free front end-paper library label. Good. All volumes are sold complete. Some articles are unattributedâ€... View more info

Charles Darwin, Thomas Henry Huxley: Autobiographies. Edited with an introduction by Gavin de Beer.

By: DARWIN, Charles; HUXLEY, Thomas Henry.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Oxford:, Oxford University Press, 1983.: 1983

Seller ID: BL2859

ISBN: 0192851314


20 cm. xxvi, 123 pp. Illus., index. Printed wrappers; rubbed, gutter corner bumped. Burndy bookplate. Very good. ISBN: 0192851314 View more info

"The Darwin letters at Shrewsbury School." pp. 68-85. Within: HARTLEY, Sir Harold (editor). Notes and Records of the Royal Society of London; Volume 23, Number 1.

By: DARWIN, Charles; Sir Gavin DE BEER.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: [London:, The Royal Society, 1968].: 1968

Seller ID: RH1064


8vo. 118 pp. Illustrated 16 plates. Cream blue stamped printed wrappers. Very good. Whole volume offered, several other articles (on Henry Oldenburg, Richard Price, Sir Charles Sherrington, Douglas McKie) make up the full issue. View more info

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After Darwin; Animals, Emotions, and the Mind.

By: DARWIN, Charles] Angelique RICHARDSON (editor).

Price: $130.00

Publisher: Amsterdam & New York:, Rodopi/Brill, [2014].: 2014

Seller ID: M13592


8vo. xvi, 369, [1] pp. 10 figs., index. Pictorial hardcover. New. ISBN 978 90 420 3757 2 'What is emotion?' pondered the young Charles Darwin in his notebooks. How were the emotions to be placed in an evolutionary framework? And what light might they shed on human-animal continuities? These were among the questions Darwin explored in his research, assisted both by an acute sense of observation and an extraordinary capacity for fellow feeling, not only with humans but with all animal life. After Darwin: Animals, Emotions, and the Mind explores questions of mind, emotion and the moral sense whi... View more info

Apes, Angels, and Victorians: A Joint Biography of Darwin and Huxley.

By: [DARWIN, Charles (1809-1882) & HUXLEY, Thomas Henry (1825-1895)] IRVINE, William (1906-1964).

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London:, Weidenfeld and Nicolson, (1955).: 1955

Seller ID: Z1174


16mo. 399 pp. Plates, index. Green cloth, gilt-stamped spine title, dust-jacket; jacket a bit worn with a small spine corner tear. Very good. View more info

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"Notes: H.M.S. Beagle." Within: The Mariner's Mirror, vol. 65, no. 4, November, 1979.

By: [DARWIN, Charles - H.M.S. Beagle] David STANSBURY.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London:, Society for Nautical Research, 1979.: 1979

Seller ID: LV2259


8vo. (285)-382 pp. Illus. Printed wrappers. Fine. Stansbury's contribution appears on pp. 355-357. Other articles in this issue include: "Admiral of the Fleet the Earl Mountbatten of Burma," [obituary]; "Roman Triremes and the Outriggerless Phoenician Trireme," Lucien Basch; "Seamen in Dutch Ports, c. 1700-c.1914," J.B. Bruijn; "Shipowning in Boston, Lincolnshire, 1836-1848," Stephanie Jones; "Whalebacks," W.P. Dunphy. View more info

Darwin Centennial Exhibition of Books; The Private Collection of Robert B. Honeyman, Lehigh, Class of 1920; Rare Book Room, Lehigh University Library, November 24-December 19, 1959.

By: [DARWIN, Charles; HONEYMAN, Robert B.] James D. MACK; Nicholas RESCHER.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Bethlehem:, Lehigh University, 1959.: 1959

Seller ID: BL3271


23 cm. iii, 17 pp. Printed wrappers. Near fine. Annotated catalogue of the most eminent of 20th century collectors of science. View more info

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Charles Darwin 1809-1882; A Centennial Commemorative. Edited by Roger G. Chapman and Cleveland T. Duval.

By: [DARWIN, Charles]

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Wellington, New Zealand:, Nova Pacifica, 1982.: 1982

Seller ID: LV2254


33 cm. 4to. xii, 376 pp. Illustrations (some color), portraits, bibliog., index. Slipcase. Part I. Darwin biography -- Part II. Darwin and the Nineteenth Century -- Part III. Darwin and the sciences -- Part IV. Darwin and the Twentieth Century. View more info