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Product Description: The Malay Archipelago, the classic account of Victorian naturalist Alfred Russel Wallace's travels through Southeast Asia, first appeared in 1869 and has been much loved by generations of readers ever since. Despite numerous modern reprints with appreciative introductions, this edition is the first -- long overdue -- fully annotated version to appear in English...read more
By John Van Wyhe (editor)

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9789971698201 | Nus Pr, April 30, 2015, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: The Malay Archipelago, the classic account of Victorian naturalist Alfred Russel Wallace's travels through Southeast Asia, first appeared in 1869 and has been much loved by generations of readers ever since.

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Product Description: Charles Darwin's years as a student at the University of Cambridge were some of the most important and formative of his life. Thereafter he always felt a particular affection for Cambridge. For a time he even considered a Cambridge professorship as a career and sent three of his sons there to be educated...read more

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9789814583961 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, August 13, 2014, cover price $48.00 | About this edition: Charles Darwin's years as a student at the University of Cambridge were some of the most important and formative of his life.

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9789814583978 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, August 13, 2014, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Charles Darwin's years as a student at the University of Cambridge were some of the most important and formative of his life.

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Product Description: Darwin is one of the most famous scientists in history. But he was not alone. Comparatively forgotten, Wallace independently discovered evolution by natural selection in Southeast Asia. This book is based on the most thorough research ever conducted on Wallace's voyage...read more

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9789814458795 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, May 10, 2013, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Darwin is one of the most famous scientists in history.

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9789814458801 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, May 10, 2013, cover price $39.00 | About this edition: "The facts of variability, of the struggle for existence, of adaptation to conditions, were notorious enough; but none of us had suspected that the road to the heart of the species problem lay through them, until Darwin and Wallace dispelled the darkness.

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Product Description: Celebrating both the bicentennial of Charles Darwin’s birth and the 150th anniversary of the electrifying publication of On the Origin of Species, here’s the story of the man and the theory that opened a new chapter in the history of science—transformed into an engaging interactive experience that invites readers to unfold natural selection, evolution, and their challenging implications just as Darwin’s contemporaries did a century and a half ago...read more

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9781426204739 | Slp edition (Natl Geographic Society, October 20, 2009), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Celebrating both the bicentennial of Charles Darwin’s birth and the 150th anniversary of the electrifying publication of On the Origin of Species, here’s the story of the man and the theory that opened a new chapter in the history of science—transformed into an engaging interactive experience that invites readers to unfold natural selection, evolution, and their challenging implications just as Darwin’s contemporaries did a century and a half ago.

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Product Description: This is the first full edition of the notebooks used by Darwin during his epic voyage in the Beagle. It contains transcriptions of all fifteen notebooks, which now survive as some of the most precious documents in the history of science...read more
By Gordon Chancellor (editor), Richard Darwin Keynes (foreword by), Kees Rookmaaker (contributor) and John Van Wyhe (editor)

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9780521517577 | Cambridge Univ Pr, July 31, 2009, cover price $190.00 | About this edition: This is the first full edition of the notebooks used by Darwin during his epic voyage in the Beagle.

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Product Description: Through a reassessment of phrenology, Phrenology and the Origins of Victorian Scientific Naturalism sheds light on all kinds of works in Victorian Britain and America which have previously been unnoticed or were simply referred to with a vague 'naturalism of the times' explanation...read more

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9780754634089 | Ashgate Pub Ltd, April 1, 2004, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Through a reassessment of phrenology, Phrenology and the Origins of Victorian Scientific Naturalism sheds light on all kinds of works in Victorian Britain and America which have previously been unnoticed or were simply referred to with a vague 'naturalism of the times' explanation.

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