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Book Description

First separate editions. 8vo. pp. 29, [2, list of works by Spencer] & 24; very good in the original printed wrappers, blindstamp of the Insitutum Zoologicum Univ. Hels. and inkstamps of others to upper covers and prelims.
Dealer Notes
Two responses by Spencer to Weismann’s theories of development. Weismann’s 1894 Romanes lecture - The Effect of External Influences on Development - had incorporated a critique of Spencer’s first article. Spencer’s second piece is his own response to Weismann’s lecture.
Author Spencer, Herbert.
Date [1893] & 1894
Binding Original printed wrappers
Publisher London: Williams & Norgate.
Condition See description
Pages 29, [2, list of works by Spencer] & 24

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