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The Human Body: Its Structure and Operation

by Asimov, Isaac

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Boston, Massachusetts: New American Library. Good with no dust jacket. 1963. Softcover. B0007DWTMW . Very tightly bound and clean, but very age-browned (6th printing under 1963 copyright) . The front lower corner and a fourth of the pages have a corner bend. The cover is age-yellowed and has a a corner crease, a name written on the front, some light staining, and a small amount of abrasion. "This author is one of the few scientists I know who has the gift of being able to simplify the complex....Aided by the superior line drawings of Anthony Ravielli, he makes it as easy to understand the workings of the human body as of, say, an automobile engine....Absorbing. "--The Saturday Review (from the cover) . .

Isaac Asimov authored over 400 books in a career that lasted nearly 50 years. As a leading scientific writer, historian, and futurist, he covered a variety of subjects ranging from mathematics to humor, and won numerous awards for his work.


  • Bookseller: Bibliologue US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 001244
  • Title: The Human Body: Its Structure and Operation
  • Author: Asimov, Isaac
  • Illustrator: Anthony Ravielli
  • Format/binding: Softcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good with no dust jacket
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: New American Library
  • Place: Boston, Massachusetts
  • Date published: 1963
  • Keywords: B0007DWTMW


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