Studies in Animal Life

LEWES, George Henry

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Topics include: early stages of a frog and a philosopher; races of animals dispensing with the sterner sex; a garden wall and its traces of past life; the fixity or variability of species; the hare and the rabbit contrasted; Pliny and his notion on the formation of pearls; bio of Cuvier in early life; etc.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Smith, Elder and Co
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1862
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    Reprinted from the Cornhill Magazine. viii, 196 p. 19 cm. 20 b&w figures. Colour frontispiece. Red leather with gold trim on spine, marbled endpapers and text block edges. Worn corners, edges, hinges. Remains of label on front pastedown. Binding signed by S. Hogg. Small bookseller's label on rear pastedown.

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