First Edition of The Third Man of the Double Helix; Signed by Maurice Wilkins
The Third Man of the Double Helix: The Autobiography of Maurice Wilkins.
Item Number: 3152
London: Oxford University Press, 2003.
First edition of Wilkins’ autobiography. Octavo, original black cloth, illustrated. Signed by Maurice Wilkins on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
"No intelligent person who wishes to know how the universe works should fail to read this book. Not only is it completely understandable to the layman, it is also often very amusing" (Arthur C. Clarke).