On the Modification of Organisms. David SYME.
On the Modification of Organisms

On the Modification of Organisms

Melbourne, George Robertson and Co., [circa 1890].

Octavo, viii, 166 pages.

Original sand-grain cloth stamped in black and lettered in gilt; covers very slightly rubbed and with a tiny bubble on the front cover; top edge slightly foxed; with the bookplate of William Godley mounted on the front pastedown; an excellent copy.

'... A criticism of Darwinian theory from an evolutionist position; Syme contended that all modifications of organisms originated in the cell 'the psychological as well as the physiological unit"' (Australian Dictionary of Biography).

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Price (AUD): $250.00

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