Evolution and Ethics Thomas Huxley Essays 1900 fine limited edition leather bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Limited Editions, Leather Books, Thomas Huxley, Essays).
Evolution and Ethics and Other Essays, by Thomas H. Huxley.
Published c. 1900, New York by D. Appleton and Company.
334 pages. Text in English. Frontis protected by original tissue guard.
Limited edition, number 9 of 1,000.
Single volume of a larger, 15 volume work, but volume is complete and stands alone unto itself.
Period 1/2 leather binding, smooth spine, gilt compartment decorations, gilt title lettering, marbled covers and end papers, deckled edges, uncut. Binding remains very pleasingly clean, tight, and sound.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 8 1/2" H x 6" W.