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User Review  - empress8411 - LibraryThing

It is only fair that I divide my review into two parts: Writing and Content: Writing: Darwin is obviously writing from a different century. With complex syntax and extensive vocabulary, both ... Read full review

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User Review  - justindtapp - LibraryThing

On the Origin of Species by Charles Darwin (free at Project Gutenberg). Drawing from my own reading library, this book a little like Adam Smith's Wealth of Nations in that the author is taking ... Read full review

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User Review  - PiyushC - LibraryThing

A Classic. One of the most pathbreaking books of all times. A book, which took me a little over a year to finish. "The" discourse on Evolution, the world of Darwin, which all of us are familiar with ... Read full review

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User Review  - burnit99 - LibraryThing

A handsome boxed cover edition by the Heritage Press of one of the landmark works of science. I read the book in college and while now I remember only the broad outlines of Darwin's ideas, I was ... Read full review

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User Review  - larry.auld - LibraryThing

Absolutely dreadful version of a wonderful book. I'm rather ashamed to own this version but I was given it free by some religious types (I'm being polite here). The part of the book that actually is ... Read full review

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User Review  - Romonko - LibraryThing

I recommend reading of this book because of the importance of it. When Charles Darwin published this in 1859 it rocked the English speaking world. Up to that point the religious idea of creation was ... Read full review

Darwins Origin of Species

User Review  - t39a - Overstock.com

My major disappointment with this version of Darwins Origin of Species is that it lacks an index. This makes it extremely difficult to use as a reference resource for the study of Darwins work. My ... Read full review

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User Review  - psiloiordinary - LibraryThing

Not what I was expecting at all. Here we have a very readable if thorough going explanation of his theory of descent with modification through variation and natural selection. I have seen comments ... Read full review

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User Review  - lpg3d - LibraryThing

It's amazing to me how much Darwin got right in this book, and also all that he got wrong. Read full review

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User Review  - Lammers - LibraryThing

Facsimile of first edition, with "An Historical Sketch" and "Glossary" from sixth edition. Read full review


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