Darwin, Charles. THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life. By Charles Darwin, M.A., LL.D., F.R.S. With Portrait. London: John Murray, Albemarle Street, W. 1900. Post 8vo, 'Popular Impression', Second Issue; pp. xxxii, 704(last blank); portrait frontispiece, folding diagram, glossary, index; original leaf-green cloth, with gilt title 'The Origin of Species' on spine and debossed design in dark green on front board & simpler border on rear board; (neat inscribed initials and date [1900] on title-page); a very nice copy; scarce. London; John Murray; 1900.
***Freeman 469. Printed in larger type and on slightly larger paper than the preceding editions, taken from the setting for the two-volume 'Library Edition' of 1888 (repaginated, with minor adjustment at the end of Volume I in that edition, and with the Contents at start, and Index at end reset), but printed on thinner paper. This is the second issue of the 'Popular Impression', issued in November 1900, and so identified on Page [iv]. #66454

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