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    James Watson and Francis Crick Signed Book
    The Double Helix
    First Edition

    This book happens to be a First Edition paperback of The Double Helix by James D. Watson. Of highest significance, both the esteemed author and his fellow Nobel Prize Winner Francis Crick personally signed the copy. Representing the universal development in molecular science, the duo of Watson & Crick made a discovery that changed the fundamental understanding of all of us. This book is substantially worn and features a large patch of damage on the back cover that wraps into the spine, as well as a smaller missing patch on the front cover, but is also a classic signed piece of history.
    Overall Measurements: 7.00 x 4.00 x 0.50 inches (17.78 x 10.16 x 1.27 cm)

    New York: Atheneum Publishers [1968], inscribed by authors James Watson and Francis Crick on title page.

    [Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]




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    Auction Dates
    July, 2019
    20th Saturday
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