Los Angeles: Boris Ackerman, 1946. First edition. Hardcover. 478pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the backstrip and front board. Very good. The extremities are just a trifle bumped and rubbed. In a good only, age-toned dust jacket, with tape along the edges and on the verso. The most prominent tear is a 2" closed chip in the surface of the jackets's spine. There is also a very small damp stain on the jackets spine. Bleiler checklist. Item #44591
An amphibian novel. From the dust jacket- "The author practicing Professor Steinach's Rejuvenation Method, is posing the question...Can humanity be rejuvenated physically, ethically?"