Gillian Story
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printed-ink: from a copy of The Origin of Species, annotated by Charles Darwin, who gave it as a present to a friend of his. (This book is currently in the Museum of History of Science in Oxford, UK)

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There is grandeur in this view of life . from so simple a beginning endless forms most beautiful and most wonderful have been, and are being, evolved.

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After over 150 years in existence, Charles Darwin’s book continues to be the most loved and sorted after.

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Scrapbook for a child by Hans Christian Anderson and Adolph Drewsen, 1862