On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection: Or, The Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life

  title={On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection: Or, The Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life},
  author={Charles Robert Darwin},
Charles Darwin's seminal formulation of the theory of evolution, "On the Origin of Species" continues to be as controversial today as when it was first published. This "Penguin Classics" edition contains an introduction and notes by William Bynum, and features a cover designed by Damien Hirst. Written for a general readership, "On the Origin of Species" sold out on the day of its publication and has remained in print ever since. Instantly and persistently controversial, the concept of natural… 
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