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A Devil's Chaplain: Reflections on Hope, Lies, Science and Love
Edition: First printing
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2003. pp 263. Fine in fine jacket.
Condition: Binding: HardcoverBook ID: 50954More details Price: USD $9.95 USD $8.96
ESSAYS ON LIFE, ART AND SCIENCE. Edited by R.A. Streatfeild
Edition: First Edition
London: Grant Richards, 1904. Paper issue of the Colonial Library issue. Octavo, light green card covers printed in black. pp (xii), (340). Bit of fading to spine and margins of covers; spine has very small chips at head; endpapers are brown and brittle; cracked front inner hinge neatly repaired; yellowing to page edges; in all, a VG clean, tight and unworn copy, no owner names. The present book is the last title in the list of Grant Richards's Colonial Library on rear cover. A posthumously published collection of 9 essay, the last of which is "The Deadlock in Darwinism" (pp 234-340). An uncommon title in a particularly uncommon issue.
Condition: Binding: SoftcoverBook ID: 42660More details Price: USD $100.00 USD $90.00
LUCK, OR CUNNING, as the main means of organic modification? An attempt to throw additional light upon Darwin's theory of natural selection
London: Fifield, 1920. Second edition, re-set, with the author's corrections and additions to index. Octavo, blue cloth. pp 282, (2, ads). Light damp spotting to front and rear cover; yellowing and light foxing to endpapers; yellowing to page edges; rubber stamped private owner name at front, else a VG clean, tight and unworn copy.
Condition: Binding: HardcoverBook ID: 33486More details Price: USD $45.00 USD $40.50
Nonzero: The Logic of Human Destiny
Edition: First printing
New York: Pantheon, 2000. White boards. pp 435. Notes, index. Fine. White translucent jacket has ripples to lower outer corner of rear panel, creases at foot of spine, VG otherwise.
Condition: Binding: HardcoverBook ID: 46312More details Price: USD $14.95 USD $13.46
THE DOCTRINE OF DESCENT AND DARWINISM
New York: Appleton, 1897. Octavo, publisher's half leather and marbled boards, top edges gilt. pp (x), 335, . 26 woodcut illustrations in text. Spine a bit darkened but gilt lettering bright, two small tan spots to lower outer corner of front free endpaper; else a VG+ clean, tight and unworn copy, no owner names. Eduard Oscar Schmidt was a German zoologist and psychologist who was an early proponent of Darwinism. 23x18x4 cm
Condition: Binding: Hardcover.Book ID: 41137More details Price: USD $45.00 USD $40.50