The Evolution of Genetic Systems by C. D. Darlington (1958) hardcover book


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C. D. Darlington - The Evolution of Genetic Systems

New York: Basic Books, Inc., Publishers, 1958 (first published in 1939). Second Edition, Revised and Enlarged. Illustrated endpapers. 265pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Blue boards with gold lettering. Fair condition. Previous owner bookplate affixed to the front endpapers. Creasing, toning, scratching, smudging, and discoloration to the outer/inner boards, endpapers, pages of the text, and the text-block edge. The dust jacket is not price clipped (shows the original price of $5.50) and is in fair condition. Some sun-fading to the spine. Chipping and tearing to the perimeter of the dust jacket spine. Discoloration to the front cover of the dust jacket near the "ETI" in the titular "Genetic". Creasing, toning, scratching, smudging, and discoloration to all faces of the dust jacket.

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