The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the S

Lot Number 46
Author DARWIN (CHARLES)
Title The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the S
Year Published 1859
Place Printed
Printed By John Murray
Description The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life, first edition, half-title, folding lithographed table, 32 pages of advertisements (dated June, 1859) at end, title and 2 leaves of contents loose, title chipped at fore-margin, inscription "Bought Jan. 21st 1862 from his library by Dr. Fowler" on front free endpaper, blindstamps on title and final leaf of advertisements, library booklabel, bookseller's printed note on rear paste-down, publisher's green cloth gilt, slightly dulled, corners bumped, extremities of spine frayed [Freeman 373; Garrison-Morton 220], 8vo, John Murray, 1859
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Estimated Price GBP 15,000.00 - 20,000.00
( USD 25,050.00 - 33,400.00 )
Actual Price GBP 45,650.00 ( USD 72,583.50 )

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Auction House Bonhams
Website http://www.bonhams.com
Auction Name Books, Maps and Manuscripts
Sale Number #20139
Auction Date November 13, 2012 - November 13, 2012
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