On the origin of the species by means of natural selection, or, The preservation of favoured races in the struggle for life.
|Published:||London, J. Murray, 1859.|
|Description:||This is the first edition of Darwin's On the Origin of the Species, in which he first describes the theory of evolution. This milestone in the history of science is often used in Special Collections for classes, student research, and exhibitions.|
|Condition/Repair:||The conservator will make repairs to minor tears and reattach all pages.|