DARWIN WRITES ABOUT HIS EARLY EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY BOOK, THE STRUCTURE AND DISTRIBUTION OF CORAL REEF. Darwin revolutionized science with his. Theory of evolution, which he introduced in his seminal On the Origin of Species , published in 1859. July 10 [circa 1872 to 1874]. An autograph letter signed Ch Darwin on his Kent letterhead. He penned: I have much pleasure in informing you that the work you refer to was published under the following title. The Structure and Distribution of Coral Reefs 1842, Smith Elder & Co. The Structure and Distribution of Coral Reefs, Being the first part of the geology of the voyage of the Beagle, under the command of Capt. During the years 1832 to 1836. Was an early scientific book after his five-year voyage on the Beagle. By the 1870s, once Darwin became famous, his early work was out of print and difficult to locate. In 1873, he wrote to his publisher, Smith Elder, asking them to republish the now-popular book. The three-volume set, as mentioned by Darwin, was 1851s. Geology of the Beagle: Geological observations on coral reefs, volcanic islands, and on South America. Published by Smith, Elder. The letter has a fold separation along the central fold and some light staining to the area at the top of the central fold. It is matted in green and framed in wood. This letter is unknown to the Darwin Correspondence Project. A fine Darwin letter. All items are issued with an invoice that states in writing at the bottom All autographs and historical papers are guaranteed authentic for life by me. New Jersey residents, please add 7% for the Governor’s salary ;. The item “Charles Darwin handwritten letter re his evolutionary biology book on coral reef” is in sale since Friday, January 17, 2020. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Other Collectible Autographs”. The seller is “stuartlutz” and is located in Short Hills, New Jersey. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Signed by: Charles Darwin