Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1963. First printing. Hardcover. Large 8vo. , vi-xiv, , 2-797,  pp. Green cloth with brown lettering on the spine. Price of $11.95 on the front flap of the dust jacket. A long, informative treatise on biological evolution and humankind's place in evolutionary biology. Here Mayr investigates the genetics of species populations, geographic variations, taxonomy, physiology, biochemistry, and how the findings of experiments on primates can be applied to the science of the human body. Mayr was a significant zoologist and biologist: he was a professor at Harvard and the Director of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard. Near Fine / Very Good. Item #00008632
A Near Fine book with a name on the free front endpaper in a Very Good dust jacket with a few traces of edge wear and rubbing.