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The Annotated Origin: A Facsimile of the First Edition of On the Origin of Species
By Charles Darwin and James T. Costa (contributor)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Belknap Pr
Publication date May 30, 2009
Pages 537
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780674032811
ISBN-10 0674032810
Dimensions 1.75 by 8.50 by 8.50 in.
Weight 2.42 lbs.
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Original list price $37.00
Other format details university press
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Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species is the most important and yet least read scientific work in the history of science. Now James T. Costa—experienced field biologist, theorist on the evolution of insect sociality, and passionate advocate for teaching Darwin with Darwin in a society where a significant proportion of adults believe that life on earth has been created in its present form within the last 10,000 years—has given a new voice to this epochal work. By leading readers line by line through the Origin, Costa brings evolution’s foundational text to life for a new generation.

The Annotated Origin is the edition of Darwin’s masterwork used in Costa’s course at Western Carolina University and in Harvard’s Darwin Summer Course at Oxford. A facsimile of the first edition of 1859 is accompanied by Costa’s extensive marginal annotations, drawing on his extensive experience with Darwin’s ideas in the field, lab, and classroom. This edition makes available an accessible, useful, and practical resource for anyone reading the Origin for the first time or for those who want to reread it with the insights and perspective that a working biologist can provide.



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With Charles Darwin | from Belknap Pr (May 30, 2009); titled "The Annotated Origin: A Facsimile of the First Edition of On the Origin of Species"
9780674032811 | details & prices | 537 pages | 8.50 × 8.50 × 1.75 in. | 2.42 lbs | List price $37.00
About: Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species is the most important and yet least read scientific work in the history of science.
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With Charles Darwin | from Belknap Pr (April 15, 2011); titled "The Annotated Origin: A Facsimile of the First Edition of On The Origin of Species"
9780674060173 | details & prices | 537 pages | 8.00 × 8.25 × 1.50 in. | 2.05 lbs | List price $25.50
About: Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species is the most important and yet least read scientific work in the history of science.

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