Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1983.
First edition. Inscribed by author to evolutionary biologist and writer Stephen Jay Gould, "To Steve With best wishes to a courageous friend and ardent hopes for full recovery [signed] Tony." x, 182 pp. Navy cloth lettered in gilt. Fine in Fine original unprinted tissue dust jacket. A nice association between a British geologist, writer, and paleontologist and an American writer and biologist; they collaborated on a number of papers. Item #140938867