London: MacMillan and Co., May 1889. First edition. Hardcover. 20.5 x 14 cm. Octavo. [xvi], 494 pgs, 2 ads. Fold-out map is present and in nice shape. 37 in-text illustrations and figures. Previous owner's bookplate inside front cover. There is some light pencil underlining near the end from the previous owner who was a science historian and author. Light rubbing to the edges of the boards. Tiny chip to the spine. Charles H. Smith's online Wallace bibliography # S724. Very Good. Item #52670
One of Wallace's most cited works describing both his and Darwin's position on natural selection.