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The Sacred Quest - D. M. A. Leggett

Pilgrim Books, 1987, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good — in Good Dust Wrapper. Edges of dust wrapper somewhat ruffled, some small nicks and a generally crumpled appearance. Leans. Text bright and tight. Top edges of text block slightly spotted.

From the author’s preface: “To science we owe most of the material comforts of modern life: electric light, freedom — for some — from laborious drudgery, anaesthetics, and advances in medicine to which many owe relief from pain and illness. The list of benefits is long: benefits all relevant to our material welfare. But these benefits have been at a cost. Mankind seems to have lost all sense of purpose. And too often the apparent benefits have turned out to bring in their train great evils: the atomic bomb, napalm, thalidomide, and the like.”
Size: 8¾" x 5¾"
Number of Pages: 237
ISBN: 0946259194
Introduction: Sir Kelvin Spencer

£6.50