Evolution by Joseph LeConte, 1897

Evolution by Joseph LeConte, 1897


Evolution Its Nature, Its Evidences and Its Relation to Religious Thought . Joseph LeConte (1823-1901) was a physician, Geologist, Prof. of U of Cal. Berkeley and early conservationist. Nominated Natl. Acad. of Sciences, President AA of Sciences(1892) and Geology Soc.(1896) and with John Muir started The Sierra Club.

Published by D. Appleton & Co. New York, 1897. second edition revised and in leather and illustrated.

Used 1/2 leather Hardbound with marbled boards; 282 pp , 5.5"x 7.5".

Condition: very fine inside with no names or foxing; Outside Good-fine with leather especially along spine turning dark and brittle, some bumping of of corners and spine top ( see photos).