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The Double Helix, 1st UK Ed

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

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The Double Helix, 1st UK Ed
The Double Helix, 1st UK Ed
The Double Helix, 1st UK Ed
The Double Helix, 1st UK Ed

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Product Information

Era:

Vintage; 1960s

Condition:

Very Good; owner signature/jacket laminate bubble

Materials:

hardback

Size:

8.75" L x 5.75" W x 1" H

Why We Love This

The Double Helix by James D. Watson. London: Weidenfeld Nicolson, 1968. First printing. A lovely copy of one of the most exciting and collected books in the history of science, concerning the cracking of the DNA code. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped (35s) jacket, showing one bubble to laminate along spine. 226 pp, with photographs of Watson's notes. Previous owner's small name to first end page.
As described by Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

Why We Love This

The Double Helix by James D. Watson. London: Weidenfeld Nicolson, 1968. First printing. A lovely copy of one of the most exciting and collected books in the history of science, concerning the cracking of the DNA code. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped (35s) jacket, showing one bubble to laminate along spine. 226 pp, with photographs of Watson's notes. Previous owner's small name to first end page.

About Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books is based in Manhattan, helping collectors to build unique libraries by finding and celebrating unusual works. Whether your interests lie in poetry, art history, first editions of modern classics, or getting hold of some favorite childhood book, this is the perfect way to rediscover the best books from the last 70 years. Unless indicated, almost all books are US or UK first editions and all defects are noted.