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1 Josiah Clark Nott Two Lectures on the Connection Between the Biblical and Physical History of Man. Delivered by Invitation, From the Chair of Political Economy, etc., of the Louisiana University, in December, 1848
New York Negro Universities Press 1969 0837114098 / 9780837114095 Reprint Hardcover Used: Very Good None Hardcover 
1969 fascimile reprint edition of the 1849 original edition by Negro Universities Press, a division of Greenwood Press. 8vo. 146 pp. Black-and-white folding map of the world; light pencil lines in the margins, otherwise the text is clean. Brown cloth, gilt spine, no dust-jacket (as issued?); binding square and tight, minor shelf wear, else as new. Josiah Clark Nott was an American physician who made important contributions to the epidemiology of yellow fever and malaria. Nott's racial theories supported American slavery; Nott posited that each race was a separate species. Charles Darwin cited Nott's racial theories to refute them and assert that the human races were a single species. An excellent working copy from the private collection of Richard Popkin, Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at UCLA. Your order receives my personal attention. 
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