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Huxley: Evolution's High Priest

Biography / MemoirOut of Print

Series: Huxley Volume: 2

By: Adrian Desmond

370 pages, 20 b/w plates

Michael Joseph

Hardback | Mar 1997 | #64916 | ISBN: 0718138821
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A second volume of biography on the great Huxley, taking up the story in the 1870s, when he had become the prophet of the new world of science, and a symbol of the advancing middle classess. `Even better [than Darwin]...a big and racy story, so jam-packed with detail, so hot and crowded', Evening Standard.

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