Long Island, NY: Biological Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, 1953.
First edition. xvi, 301 pp. Original maroon cloth, spine lettered and ruled in gilt. Near Fine with slightly sunned spine, light wear. This volume contains the first publication of the landmark paper "The Structure of DNA" by Watson and Crick (pages 123-131), wherein they explained their solution of DNA's chemical structure, which had been formally announced April 25, 1953. This revolutionary paper forever changed biology and medicine. Item #140939260