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    Important Scientific Books: The Richard Green Library

    17 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 84

    [DARWIN -- REFERENCE]. The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin including an Autobiographical Chapter. Edited by Francis Darwin. London: John Murray, 1887. 3 volumes. Original grey-green cloth. Provenance: Perry W. Gilbert (1912-2000), marine biologist (signatures dated 1946). FIRST EDITION. Freeman 1452. -- More Letters of Charles Darwin. Edited by Francis Darwin. London: John Murray, 1903. 2 volumes. Errata slip volume two. Original brown cloth [Freeman binding variant b]. FIRST EDITION. Freeman 1548. - LITCHFIELD, H.E. Emma Darwin, Wife of Charles Darwin. A Century of Family Letters. Cambridge: University Press, 1904. 2 volumes. Original blue buckram. FIRST EDITION, one of 250 copies. Freeman 1552. -- FREEMAN, R.B. The Works of Charles Darwin. An Annotated Bibliographical Handlist. Folkestone & Hamden, Connecticut: Dawson & Archon, n.d. Original green cloth. Second edition, revised and enlarged. (8)

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    [DARWIN -- REFERENCE]. The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin including an Autobiographical Chapter. Edited by Francis Darwin. London: John Murray, 1887. 3 volumes. Original grey-green cloth. Provenance: Perry W. Gilbert (1912-2000), marine biologist (signatures dated 1946). FIRST EDITION. Freeman 1452. -- More Letters of Charles Darwin. Edited by Francis Darwin. London: John Murray, 1903. 2 volumes. Errata slip volume two. Original brown cloth [Freeman binding variant b]. FIRST EDITION. Freeman 1548. - LITCHFIELD, H.E. Emma Darwin, Wife of Charles Darwin. A Century of Family Letters. Cambridge: University Press, 1904. 2 volumes. Original blue buckram. FIRST EDITION, one of 250 copies. Freeman 1552. -- FREEMAN, R.B. The Works of Charles Darwin. An Annotated Bibliographical Handlist. Folkestone & Hamden, Connecticut: Dawson & Archon, n.d. Original green cloth. Second edition, revised and enlarged. (8)


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