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. 1902. Post 8vo, 'Popular Impression', Fourth 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 & debossed design in dark green on front board and simpler border on rear board; a very nice copy; scarce. London; John Murray; 1902.
***Freeman 479. As with the three preceding issues, 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 fourth issue of the 'Popular Impression' first issued in November 1900, and so identified on Page [vi]. #66456

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