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The Sinking Ark: A New Look At the Problem of Disappearing Species - Norman Myers

Pergamon Press, 1980, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper slightly ruffled at the edges. Top edges of text block coffee stained, extending to the top of the leading edge and occasional splash marks to the text. A reading copy. only.

Illustrated by way of: Tables; 2nd (revised) printing. [First Published: 1979] From the cover: “Since the appearance of Darwin’s Origin of Species in 1859, we have all come to accept that we live in a changing world. Minute differences develop and pass on from generation to generation. Some give rise to new species, some do not, according to their fitness to survive. Some species die, and others take their place. Among all the brilliant varieties of Creation, we do not now say that any species comes on to our planet with a divine right to survive.

Size: 8½" x 6"
Number of Pages: 307
ISBN: 0080245013