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Title:The Inheritors; The Story of Man and the World He Made
Price:AUD$11.20 (about USD$8.00)
Item ID:SB00-0114196
Publisher:Book Club (The Reprint Society), London, 1962
Edition:Book Club
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good
Dust Jacket:Good
Book Club (The Reprint Society), 1962, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, Book Club, Illustrated By: Photographic

list of illustrations, acknowledgements and index. The text is illustrated with 14 line drawings and 28 black-and-white photographs along with 11 maps. Aqua coloured cloth covered boards with black insert to the backstrip and within that insert gilt coloured titles. Photographic dustwrapper (wraparound) with black and white coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Black and white photograph of author to the rear fold over panel. "Man's struggle to master his environment is a huge subject. In two-thirds of his book he (Ritchie Calder) presents the history of the struggle from the earliest use of tools up to the present stop. Then he turns to the problems facing is now and in the future, explaining what we must fear, and what – if we became a trifle less silly – we could achieve stop." – from the front fold over panel blurb. Softening to the head and to the heel of the backstrip with bumping to the top book corners and rubbing to all book corners. Browning to the textblock edges and to the internal pages. Chipping to the dustwrapper corners and to the head and to the heel of the backstrip. Rubbing to all dustwrapper edges and to the dustwrapper panels. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (7), VIII-XXV, (2), 2-345, (1) pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; Environment & Ecology. Inventory No: 0114196.
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