Johanson, Donald, and Blake Edgar >> From Lucy to Language
N. Y. : Simon & Schuster Editions; 1996 0684810239 / 9780684810232 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by David Brill
272 pages; Folio 12" tall; Large hardcover, red boards, 272 glossy pages, index, extensive bibliography, 16 bipedal proto-human species described, several tables and small maps, over 100 beautiful high-quality photos of skulls, bones, fragments, tools, etc, many shown actual size. ; 'A stunning documentary of human life bracketing the timeline between bipedalism and human language'. ; Gift note on halftitle page in large letters. No other flaws to book. Jacket flaps taped to endpapers, edges have few small nicks.