Organic Evolution as the result of the Inheritance of Acquired Characters according to the Laws of Organic Growth

Eimer, J. T. Cunningham; translated by J. T. Cunningham

Published by Macmillan and Co., London, 1890
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Title: Organic Evolution as the result of the ...

Publisher: Macmillan and Co., London

Publication Date: 1890

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good-

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Edition: First Edition.


Minor soiling to boards.; xxviii, 435 pages. Publisher's green cloth boards. Page dimesions: 220 x 141mm. Zoology, evolutionary theory, inheritance of acquired traits. The author was Professor of Zoology and Comparative Anatomy in Tübingen. The xxviii page Preface is by the translator. Selected contents: Death as an Adaptation; Inheritance of Injuries and Disease; Intelligence, Reason, Habit (Automatic Actions), Instinct; The Evolution of Organisation in Multicellular Animals. [Provenance: Hardwicke Knight, with his bookplate on the front endpaper.] [Seller Ref: KnightCol]; 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 15232

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