L. I. New York: Biological Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, 1953.
First edition. Contains the first publication of a paper by Watson and Crick, which was presented by Watson at the Cold Spring Harbor Symposium, marking the first full account either Watson or Crick delivered on their discovery of the structure of DNA. Publisher's red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Very Good with two small water splashes to the front cover, light wear to cloth and fading to spine. Small previous owner name to the front free end paper. A scarce title, marking a major milestone in biology. Item #180429006