A Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Beagle


Hardback, 252mm x 158mm cream decorated cloth boards, gilt titles, first thus, 359+pp. plus index, Colour illustrations. Black and white illustrations. Good +++/NoWrapper. Book is in very good condition save for colour fading to spine. Lovely FS presentation of extracts from the Narrative of the long sea voyage on which Darwin first discerned the principles of evolutionary theory, including text by the ship's captain, Midshipman Philip King and 2nd Lieut. Bartholomew Sulivan as well as Darwin himself, latterly selected and edited by Stanbury. Catalogue: Folio Society. Keywords: Galapagos, turtle, evolution, Darwin

Title: A Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Beagle

Author Name: Fitzroy (R.N.), Captain Robert ; Darwin, Charles ; Stanbury David et al (ed)

Illustrator: ,

Categories: Folio Society,

Edition: first thus

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1977

ISBN Number: 0

Binding: decorated cloth boards

Book Condition: Good +++

Type: Hardback

Size: 252mm x 158mm

Seller ID: 17456

Keywords: Galapagos, turtle, evolution, Darwin,