New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1896. Hardcover. Two Volumes. Stated authorized edition and contains the preface to first three editons. Translated from the German. 3/4 red leather over marbled boards with gilt spine titles. Octavos, uniform set. Edgewear, wear to head and a large chip from spines (laid inside). Volume Two has a stain and small chip to top of spine. Marbled boards are bright, front hinge to Volume Two is cracked but binding sound to both volumes. xxxv,i467+xviii,503pp.Total of 15 plates, 330 woodcuts in text, 44 tables. Good. Item #84512
Haeckel [1834-1919] is best remembered today for his popularizing of Darwin and his book
Art forms in Nature [Kunstformen der Natur].
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