The Human Zoo (inscribed first edition). Desmond Morris.
The Human Zoo (inscribed first edition)

The Human Zoo (inscribed first edition)

New York: McGraw-Hill, 1969. First American edition. Hardcover. First American edition, first printing (stated). Inscribed on the title page, To _______/ best wishes/ Desmond Morris/ Feb 1969). Fine fresh copy, tasteful bookplate front pastedown, In bright, crisp second issue dust jacket ($6.95 price and "Book of the Month Club Selection" line top edge), minor wear at spine extremities. The first issue dust jacket bearing only the price is also included, edgewear and a chip to the top portion of the front panel. Hardcover in yellow paper covered boards over black cloth spine. Follow-up book to Morris' classic "The Naked Ape". The author scrutizes the society that the naked ape has created for himself and compares civilzed man with his captive animal counterpart. Fine / near fine. Item #E23186

Price: $185.00

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