• Travel, Science & Natural Hist auction at Christies

    Sale 9540

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    10 October 2013, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 25

    CHARLES DARWIN (1809-1882)

    Price Realised  

    CHARLES DARWIN (1809-1882)

    Manual of Geology. London, William Clowes, [1859]. 8° (174 x 124mm). Offprint. (Endpapers very lightly browned.) Publisher's printed drab card with cloth spine.

    RARE: A PARTICULARLY FINE COPY, in near mint condition, of the second separately printed issue of Darwin's contribution to the Manual of Scientific Enquiry edited by Sir John Herschel. Freeman 329.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    SCIENTIFIC LITERATURE & INSTRUMENTS (Lots 25-67)