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Montagu, Ashley
THREE WORKS FROM HIS LIBRARY, COMPRISING:
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360
Montagu, Ashley
THREE WORKS FROM HIS LIBRARY, COMPRISING:
Estimate
1,0001,500
JUMP TO LOT

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English Literature, History, Children’s Books and Illustrations, including The Garrett Herman Collection: The Age of Darwin

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Montagu, Ashley
THREE WORKS FROM HIS LIBRARY, COMPRISING:
i) Huxley, T.H. Evidence as to Man's Place in Nature. Williams and Norgate, 1863, FIRST EDITION, second issue (with table of contents leaf [A]4r), half-title, frontispiece, illustrations, 8pp. advertisements at end dated February 1863, additional advertisements on endleaves, original green embossed cloth, signature of J.E. Lilwall-Cormac 1901, [Norman 1132], very slightly worn at head of spine--ii) Darwin, C. The Descent of Man... new edition. Murray, 1901, illustrations, Montagu's notes on endleaves, original cloth, rather worn--iii) Wallace, A.R. Darwinism: An Exposition of the Theory of Natural Selection with some of its Applications. Macmillan, 1890, portrait, folding coloured map, plain illustrations, original green cloth; all 8vo
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Provenance

Ashley Montagu, signature in each volume

Catalogue Note

Three significant works from the library of the noted anthropologist Ashley Montagu.

English Literature, History, Children’s Books and Illustrations, including The Garrett Herman Collection: The Age of Darwin

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London