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DARWIN, Charles. De l'Origine des espèces. 

Paris, Victor Masson et fils, 1870.

8vo (212x132 mm), lxxi-viii-[9-614] pages and 1 plate.  binding : Contemporary quarter sheep, flat spine. Binding rubbed, corner on first cover is missing. Paper with fowings. 

Third edition in French.
Third and last edition given by Clémence Royer of Darwin's book. Fairly dissatisfied with Royer's interpretation of his work, Darwin asked to change translators in 1872.
Major work in the history of science.

Price : 200 €

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