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The story of the origins of humankind according to the theory of evolution. Large format. A three-dimensional book with intricate pop-ups. ISBN: 0718127250. Pop-ups in very good working order. Page edge browning; some browning to covers also, bumped at corners.
THE MAMMAL IN THE MIRROR: UNDERSTANDING OUR PLACE IN THE NATURAL WORLD
Written by David P. Barash; Ilona A. Barash.
Stock no. 1817315
Published by W.H. Freeman and Company. 1st 1999. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
A voyage of self-discovery. Black cloth spine with gilt title, black paper sides. ISBN: 0716733919. A few minor grubby marks mainly to text block.
The story of their evolution. B/w photos. ISBN: 0856643203. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and faded to spine.
HOW AND WHY SPECIES MULTIPLY: THE RADIATION OF DARWIN'S FINCHES
Written by Peter R. Grant; B. Rosemary Grant.
Stock no. 1815192
Published by Princeton University Press. 1st thus 2011. Nearly fine condition.
The authors explain how the same finches studied by Darwin - and named after him - have continued to provide scientists with valuable information about the origin and evolution of new species. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos and b/w diagrams. xix and 218 pages including index. ISBN: 9780691149998.
New insights into the functional basis of floral diversity, presenting the latest theoretical and empirical research on floral evolution. Suitable for graduate level students taking courses in plant ecology, evolution, systematics, biodiversity and conservation. Cardwraps. Colour plates. B/w diagrams. xix and 370 pages including index. ISBN: 9780198570868. Light creasing to covers, corners lightly rubbed. Text block a little grubby. 'Damaged' stamped in red ink to title page but no other damage noticeable. Contents are clean.
PROBLEMS OF NATURE RESEARCHED AND DISCOVERIES OF GUSTAV JAEGER
Written by Gustav Jaeger; Henry G. Schlichter.
Stock no. 1810844
Published by Williams and Norgate. 1st 1897. Very good condition.
Selected from his published writings. Edited and translated by Schlichter. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt titles. 261 pages. Top and tail of spine shelf-worn. Faded inscription in ink to front pastedown. Title page browned.
Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 405 pages including index. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Gilt title darkened. Inscription to front endpaper. Wrapper is scuffed and faded, lightly edge worn and foxed to verso.
Tall thin format. 133 pages including index. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780691157016. Original price stickers to wrapper.
THE CAMBRIDGE COMPANION TO THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES
Written by Michael Ruse; Robert J. Richards.
Stock no. 1606009
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.
Card wraps. 395 pages including index. ISBN: 9780521691291. Black felt pen mark to edge of textblock.
Volume 1 only: The Darwinian Theory. Dark green boards, gilt title to spine. An Exposition of the Darwinian Theory and a Discussion of Post-Darwinian Questions. Spine bumped and darkened. Address sticker to front pastedown. Some page unopened at edges. Contents clean and bright.
A Study of the making of the modern world. History of the science of Zoology and Botany through a few famous scientist. Tape residue to wrapper.
Intrigue, Tragedy & The Peppered Moth. How the theory of evolution evolved. Cream boards, gilt title to spine. 377 pages including index. B/w plates. ISBN: 1841153923. This copy would make a wonderful gift.