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The Human Body: Its Structure and Operation

by Asimov, Isaac; Isaac Asimov

Condition: Used-Acceptable


New York & Scarborough, ON, Canada: A Mentor Book/Mentor Books/Published by the New American Library/Times Mirror, 1963. 12th Printing . Mass Market Paperback. Used-Acceptable. 12mo or 12° (Duodecimo): 6¾" x 7¾" tall. Anthony Ravielli (Illustrated by). 320 pp. Book shows heavy use, but still a good reading copy with clean text. Front cover partially torn off, but retaped. Slightly creased spine. Light foxing on page edges.


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: gearbooks US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 2iiiDa0007f
  • Title: The Human Body: Its Structure and Operation
  • Author: Asimov, Isaac; Isaac Asimov
  • Illustrator: Anthony Ravielli (Illustrated by)
  • Format/binding: Mass Market Paperback
  • Book condition: Used-Acceptable
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 12th Printing
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: A Mentor Book/Mentor Books/Published by the New American Library/Times Mirror
  • Place: New York & Scarborough, ON, Canada
  • Date published: 1963
  • Keywords: Anatomy, Science, Biology, Modern & Applied Sciences
  • Size: 12mo or 12° (Duodecimo): 6¾" x 7¾" tall


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