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Charles Darwin: Victorian Mythmaker

Hardback, 07/09/2017, £25.00
A radical reappraisal of Charles Darwin from the bestselling author of Victoria: A Life

Descent of Man

Paperback, 08/07/2013, £3.99
The Descent of Man is Darwin's second book, first published in 1871. In this edition, Darwin applies evolutionary theory to humans and details his theory of sexual selection.

It Was Snowing Butterflies

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £1.00
Takes us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th century California and the Russian steppe. This book features stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions.

On the Origin of the Species

Paperback, 13/11/2008, £8.99
In the Origin of Species (1859) Darwin challenged many of the most deeply held beliefs of the Western world. The present edition provides a detailed discussion of his theories and adds an account of the responses of readers to the book on first publication. These cast light on recent controversies, such as questions of design and descent.

On Natural Selection

Paperback, 02/09/2004, £4.99
Brings you the works of the great thinkers, pioneers, radicals and visionaries whose ideas shook civilization, and helped make us who we are.

Origin of the Species 150th Anniversary Edition HB

Hardback, 05/02/2009, £30.00
"The Origin of Species" is one of the important and influential books of its time and remains one of the most significant contributions to philosophical and scientific thought. It presents view of the world which challenged contemporary beliefs about divine providence and the fixity of species. This title offers an introduction by William Bynum.

On The Origin Of Species

Paperback, 03/09/2009, £8.99
Before the "Origin of Species", accepted thinking held that life was the static and perfect creation of God. By a single, systematic argument Darwin called this view into question. This edition includes brief biographies of some of the most important scientific thinkers leading up to and surrounding the "Origin of Species".

Origin of the Species

Paperback, 29/07/1982, £9.99
Presents contemporary beliefs about Divine Providence and the beginnings of life on earth. Written for the general public of the 1850s, this title provides an account of the scientific theory that lies at the root of our attitude to the universe.

Evolutionary Writings

Paperback, 13/05/2010, £9.99
This volume brings together key chapters from Darwin's most important books, including the Journal of Researches on the Beagle voyage (1845), the Origin of Species (1859), the Descent of Man (1871), and the full text of his delightful autobiography. They are accompanied by responses from 19th-century readers from around the world.