Home / Rare and Antique Books / Darwin, Charles / Climbing Plants by Charles DarwinClimbing Plants by Charles Darwin£275.00Fourth ThousandthPublished by John Murray, London 18881 in stock Climbing Plants by Charles Darwin quantity Add to basket Category: Darwin, Charles Tags: Charles Darwin, Climbing Plants, John Murray, Rare Description DescriptionThe Movements and Habits of Climbing Plants by Charles DarwinThe Movements and Habits essay was first published as a paper in the Journal of the Linnean Society in 1865. “Darwin’s interest in climbing plants was not that of a systematic botanist but an attempt to discover what adaptive value the habit of climbing has.” (DSB). The illustrations were drawn by the author’s son, George Darwin.Original green cloth boards with gilt lettering on the spine. The spine ends and corners are lightly bumped. End papers are clean and the contents are free from markings. 8vo 208 printed pages plus publishers listings of other works.Browse other first edition books by Charles Darwin.