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From So Simple a Beginning: Darwin's Four Great Books: Edited, with introductions, by Edward O. Wilson

Single volume that includes Darwin's four great books, with introductions and commentary by Edward O.Wilson

By: Charles Darwin (Author), Edward O Wilson (Editor)

1504 pages, 101 illustrations, map

W.W. Norton & Co.

Hardback | Oct 2005 | #154428 | ISBN: 0393061345
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NHBS Price: £29.99 $38/€36 approx

About this book

Very well priced single volume collection of `Voyage of the HMS Beagle' (1845), `The Origin of Species' (1859), `The Descent of Man' (1871) and The Expression of Emotions in Man and Animals' (1872).

...will bring the wonders of Darwin to a wide audience. [Darwin] was not only great in his time, but if anything he is even greater today. John Tyler Bonner, The Times Literary Supplement "Anyone who wishes to start the new year with a real intellectual feast will buy the four 'great books' of Darwin, published in one volume by W.W. Norton." A.N. Wilson, The Daily Telegraph


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Biography

A Harvard professor for four decades, Edward O. Wilson has written twenty books and received numerous awards, including two Pulitzer Prizes and the 1976 National Medal of Science.

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