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Published by W. W. Norton .
Written in English


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ContributionsPhilip Appleman (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages146
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7459142M
ISBN 100393978672
ISBN 109780393978674

On the Origin of Species is a surprising, peculiar work in many ways but among all its peculiarities my favorite is this: Seldom in the history of English prose has such a dangerous, disruptive, consequential book been so modest and affable in tone. That's because its author, Charles Darwin, was himself a modest and affable man—shy in /5(93).


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