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Eugenic Marriage, The. Volumes I-IV Complete

By: W. Grant Hague, M.D.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: The Review of Reviews, 1914

Edition: 1st ed.


12mo. Half leather over marbled boards. Tight, square binding. Four of four volumes. Very good; some fading at extremities and spine, several small nicks to spine ends, end papers toned. Internally clean and tight. View more info

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Farm Roads, Fences, and Gates - A Practical Treatise on the Roads, Tramways, and Waterways of the Farm

By: Scott, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Crosby Lockwood and Co, 1883


The third in a series of Farm Engineering Textbooks. Condition: Good; cracked front hinge, covers faded at edges and spine, edgewear. View more info

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The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex.

By: Darwin, Charles

Price: $2,850.00

Publisher: London, John Murray, 1871

Edition: First


1st ed., second state. 2 vols. 8vo, publisher's dark green cloth. [Freeman no. 938 with page height of 190, board height of 195, and books by same author on verso of title leaf of Vol. 2; the first volume starts with "When" on p. 297 and no errata on verso of title page.] With the publisher's ads dated January 1871 present in both volumes. Vol 1. viii, 423pp + 16pp. advts. Vol 2: viii, [2], 475 (16 pp. advts.] Fair-Good-minus: light surface and edge wear to covers ov... View more info

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The Natural System of Colors (Facsimile edition)

By: Harris, Moses

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Whitney Library of Design, 1963


A facsimile edition of the rarest known book in the literature of "color" (1766). With historical notes and commentary by Faber Birren. Privately printed in an unstated limited edition. Large 4to, in burgundy leatherette binding. 11"x14" 8pp., followed by 3 full-page plates of color wheels (two in color). Very fine in tattered d/w. View more info

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The Origin of Species - First U.S. edition

By: Darwin, Charles

Price: $8,250.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and Company, 1860

Edition: First American


8vo, publisher's embossed brown cloth with gilt titles on spine. 1st American ed., first state with two quotations facing title page instead of three; folding lithographic plate at p. 108. [Freeman no. 377] Good: several small chips at top and bottom of spine; light 1/2" damp-stain along upper fore-edge of front cover; spine titles lightly faded; corners rubbed; front hinge partially split but still intact; contemporaneous penciled signature on FEP; damp-stain at top of ... View more info