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First edition of The Origin by Irving Stone (1980) - a biographical novel about Charles Darwin

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First edition of The Origin by Irving Stone (1980). This is a great reading copy without a dust jacket. No markings or inscriptions. Book is in good condition with the cover showing some wear around the edges. This is Irving Stone's biographical novel about Charles Darwin. Includes a great map of the Voyage of the Beagle (see photo).

Irving Stone (born Tennenbaum, July 14, 1903, San Francisco, California – August 26, 1989, Los Angeles) was an American writer, chiefly known for his biographical novels of noted artists, politicians and intellectuals; among the best known are Lust for Life (1934), about the life of Vincent van Gogh, and The Agony and the Ecstasy (1961), about Michelangelo.

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First edition of The Origin by Irving Stone (1980) - a biographical novel about Charles Darwin

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