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HUXLEY, Leonard. Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley.

London. Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1903. Second edition.
8vo. In three volumes. With a photographic portrait frontispiece to each volume. Original publisher's red cloth, lettered in gilt. Extremities rubbed. Remnants of removed bookplates to FEPs, later inked ownership inscription to FFEP of Vol. I, occasional spotting. "Presentation copy", with embossed stamps to that effect to all title pages.
The second edition of the collected letters of influential biologist Thomas Henry Huxley (1825-1895); with biographical notes by his son Leonard (1860-1933), godchild of family friend and regular correspondent Charles Darwin.
£ 125.00 Antiquates Ref: 21981