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The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication by  Charles Darwin - Hardcover - 1897 - from Burnside Rare Books, ABAA and Biblio.com

The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication

by Darwin, Charles

Condition: Very Good


New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1897. Hardcover. Very Good. Two volumes. 473 p.; 494 p. Authorized edition. Illustrated. Very Good condition. Clean pages. Scratching to marbled cloth; wear to crimson cloth at heads. Bumped corners with exposed tips. 1913 bookplates on paste downs.
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The Variation of Animals and Plants under Domestication is a book written by Charles Darwin that was first published in January 1868. A large proportion of the book contains detailed information on the domestication of animals and plants but it also contains in Chapter XXVII a description of Darwin's theory of heredity which he called pangenesis.




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