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The history of creation: or the development of the earth and its inhabitants by the action of natural causes. .


Published by D. Appleton and Company, New York, 1880
From B & L Rootenberg Rare Books, ABAA (Sherman Oaks, CA, U.S.A.)

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Frontispiece and 3 lithograph plates (1 tinted red) in Volume I; Volume II with a folding colored map as frontispiece and 11 plates (1 folding, 4 tinted blue). Original blind-stamped publisher's cloth with gilt spine, minor scuffs and bumps, hinges tender but holding; some underlining and annotations in pencil. From the library of Arnold Thackray with his bookplate on the paste-downs. Rare American edition of Haeckel's (1834-1919) definitive work on evolutionary science, which represents one of the chief sources of the world's knowledge of Darwinism. Bookseller Inventory # 14971

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Title: The history of creation: or the development ...

Publisher: D. Appleton and Company, New York

Publication Date: 1880

Edition: Early American edition.

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