New York: Atheneum, 1966. First edition. Hardcover. 390 pp. Bound in brown cloth with the author's name stamped in gold on the front board, gold lettering and red horizontal decorative bars on the spine. Price of $6.95 on the front jacket flap. The second and best-known book in the author's Nature of Man series. Includes drawings by the author's wife Berdine Ardrey. Ardrey's book was the cause of considerable controversy in the social sciences in the late 1960s and early 1970s and was also a popular success, inspiring a great deal of interest in anthropology and the study of human origins amongst the general public. An attractive copy of this influential and widely-read book. Near Fine / Very Good+. Item #00008170
A Near Fine book in a Very Good+ dust jacket with a few traces of edge wear and a small area of rubbing to the bottom of the spine panel.