The Structure of Animal Life. Six Lectures Delivered at the Brooklyn Academy of Music in January and February, 1862.

By: Agassiz, Louis

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Original publisher's brown cloth binding with gilt lettering on the spine. 6" x 9." 128 pages, complete. Former owner's bookplate tipped in on the front pastedown: "No. 122; Charles Mosher, Grass Valley, Nevada County, California." Inscription in black ink by Mosher on a front flyleaf: "Charles Mosher, Grass Valley, Cal, Sept 16th 1868." Pages and covers are very clean and intact. Slight sunning on the spine and edges of the covers. Slight wear to the head and tail of spine. A small part of the fore-edge on the covers is bumped. A Very Good copy. A collection of lectures, in support of Christianity, about the animal kingdom. Contents: "Four Different Plans of Structure Among Animals," "Relative Standing or Gradation of the Animal Kingdom," "Remote Antiquity of Animal Life as Shown in the Coral Reefs," "Physical History of the Earth. -- Man the Ultimate Object," "Triple Coincidence in the Succession, Gradation, and Growth of Animals," and "Evidence of an Intelligent and Constantly Creative Mind in the Plans and Variations of Structure."

Title: The Structure of Animal Life. Six Lectures Delivered at the Brooklyn Academy of Music in January and February, 1862.

Author Name: Agassiz, Louis

Categories: Literature, Philosophy and Religion, Animals,

Edition: 2nd Edition

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner and Company: 1866

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 022232

Keywords: Lectures. Essays. Papers. Speeches. Addresses. Religion. Philosophy. Christianity. Christian apologetics. Science. Biology. Zoology. Animals. Fauna. Ecology. Natural history. Natural sciences. United States. US history. Louis Agassiz. Charles Mosher. SG-143.,