Journal of Researches by Charles Darwin
1884. 528 pages. No dust jacket. This is an ex-Library book. Brown board with decoration and black cloth to spine. Book has been rebound by library, with expected inserts, stamps and inscriptions. Moderate tanning, with light foxing and marking to pages. Heavy dog eared corners and cracks to guttering throughout, with exposed netting. Heavy tanning to text block edges. Some rub-marking to pastedowns and endpapers, with white cloth tape to front hinge. Boards have moderate shelf wear, with rubbing and marking. Heavy bumping to corners and crushing to spine ends. Binding remains firm, with small labels to spine.