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ON THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES BY MEANS OF NATURAL SELECTION
Written by Charles Darwin; Richard Keynes.
Stock no. 1320745
Published by Folio Society. 5th 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Brown pictorial cloth with gilt titles and decorations. Colour illustrations. xxxi + 415 pages. With an introduction by Keynes. Book itself is fine. Publisher's black slipcase is scuffed with bump to one corner of opening which is just starting to split.

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ON THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES BY MEANS OF NATURAL SELECTION
Written by Charles Darwin; Richard Keynes.
Stock no. 1320147
Published by Folio Society. 2006. Nearly fine condition.

Brown pictorial cloth with gilt titles and decorations. Colour illustrations. xxxi + 415 pages. With an introduction by Keynes. Book is fine. Publisher's slipcase is just a little scuffed.

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EVOLUTION
Written by Raymond Hawkey.
Stock no. 2132956
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1986. Very good condition.

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.

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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.

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BRITISH FRESHWATER FISHES
Written by Len Cacutt.
Stock no. 2126502
Published by Croom Helm. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of their evolution. B/w photos. ISBN: 0856643203. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and faded to spine.

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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.

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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.

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FEATURES OF EVOLUTION IN THE FLOWERING PLANTS
Written by Ronald Good.
Stock no. 1606053
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

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.

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RANDOMNESS IN EVOLUTION
Written by John Tyler Bonner.
Stock no. 1606042
Published by Princeton University Press. 1st 2013. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Tall thin format. 133 pages including index. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780691157016. Original price stickers to wrapper.

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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.

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ENGLISH NATURALISTS FROM NECKHAM TO RAY
Written by Charles E. Raven.
Stock no. 1712293
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

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.

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OF MOTHS AND MEN: AN EVOLUTIONARY TALE
Written by Judith Hooper.
Stock no. 1809430
Published by Fourth Estate. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

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.

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