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    Charles Darwin. The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication. London: Murray, 1868. First edition.

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    Charles Darwin. The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication. London: John Murray, 1868. First edition, first issue with 4 lines errata in Vol. I and 7 lines errata in Vol II. Two octavo volumes. viii, 411; viii, 486 pages. Contemporary three-quarter leather with sunning to spine. Joints tender with front joint of Vol. I splitting from tail about three-inches. Also, front hinge of Vol. I cracked with first signature slightly loose and rear endpaper with dampstaining. Bookplate in each. A few pages with pencil notations. Scattered foxing to pages and edges. Overall very good.



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    October, 2012
    4th-5th Thursday-Friday
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