Lot 73 of 338:
Signed by Nobel laureate Francis Crick  

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Title:
What Mad Pursuit: A Personal View of Scientific Discovery
Author:
Crick, Francis
Place:
New York
Publisher:
Basic Books
Date:
[1988]
Description:

xiii, [1], 182 pp. Blue cloth lettered in gilt on spine, jacket. First Edition. 

Signed by Nobel laureate Francis Crick on the title page.  Together with James Watson and Maurice Wilkins, Francis Crick was jointly awarded the 1962 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine "for their discoveries concerning the molecular structure of nucleic acids and its significance for information transfer in living material".

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Condition:
Price-clipped jacket slightly sunned at spine, mild soiling; slight bumps at spine ends, hints of soiling to cloth; near fine in about near fine jacket.
 
Item number:
272737
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