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Charles Darwin 1809-1882 A Centennial Commemorative -- NEW in publisher's packing by  Charles Darwin - 1st Edition 1st Printing - 1982 - from JP MOUNTAIN BOOKS (SKU: 002243)

Charles Darwin 1809-1882 A Centennial Commemorative -- NEW in publisher's packing

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Charles Darwin 1809-1882 A Centennial Commemorative -- NEW in publisher's packing

by Darwin, Charles

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Wellington: Nova Pacifica, 1982. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. As New/No Jacket Issued. 1982 FIRST EDITION deluxe binding in publisher's slipcase. New condition, straight from publisher's shipping box (still present), kept in climate controlled storage for years. Never used. With publisher's original packing & shipping review/delivery confirmation slip. No fading, no wear, no foxing, no owner marks, no bumps. New condition. Big volume: the book measures 320mm tall x 248mm and has 376 pages, b/w frontispiece portrait of Darwin, 27 color plates (1 is folding), many in-text illustrations, index. Complete as issued, nothing missing. Edition of 750 numbered copies with limitation page at end. Original black leather spine and corners, blue cloth boards, spine with 5 raised bands and gilt decorations, blue and black title patches lettered in gilt, marbled EPs, matching publisher's slipcase. PHOTOS ARE OF THE ACTUAL BOOK SET BEING OFFERED. Big, heavy set.

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Bookseller
JP MOUNTAIN BOOKS US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
002243
Title
Charles Darwin 1809-1882 A Centennial Commemorative -- NEW in publisher's packing
Author
Darwin, Charles
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
New As New
Jacket condition
No Jacket Issued
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Nova Pacifica
Place of Publication
Wellington
Date published
1982
Keywords
evolution, biology, exploration, birds,
Bookseller catalogs
Miscellaneous; fine colored plates; ANDES;

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