Signed by Both Francis Crick and James Watson
The Nature of Viruses: The Biophysics and Biochemistry of Viruses (CIBA Foundation Symposium).
Crick, Francis and Watson, James D.$8,800.00
Item Number: 2040
London: J. & A. Churchill , 1957.
First edition of James Watson and Francis Crick’s Virus Structure. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by both Watson and Crick. Fine in a very good dust jacket.
Presented as the first paper at the prestigious 1956 Ciba Foundation. symposium and the first paper in this collection, this seminal work— their "last direct collaboration" (Ridley)—revealed Watson and Crick’s theory of virus structure, a "great success" (Judson, 316).