On the Origin of Species : The Illustrated Edition, Paperback Book

On the Origin of Species : The Illustrated Edition Paperback

Edited by David Quammen



Now in paperback, this richly illustrated edition of Charles Darwin's paradigm-shattering masterpiece brings his life and controversial theories into full view.

Edited and with an introduction by award-winning science journalist David Quammen, it features more than 300 illustrations, including paintings, personal photographs, botanical and zoological studies and newspaper engravings.

Excerpts from Darwin's other works (especially "The Voyage of the Beagle") and facsimile pages from his letters and diaries invite readers to experience Darwin's journey and scientific breakthrough.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 560 pages, full colour throughout, includes illustrations, includes photographs
  • Publisher: Sterling Publishing Co Inc
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  • Category: Biography: science, technology & engineering
  • ISBN: 9781402789595



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