Garden City, New York: Doubleday, 1980. First. hardcover. 743 pages, 8vo, cloth, dust wrapper (chipped with small pieces missing). Garden City: New York, Doubleday & Co., Inc., 1980. First Edition after a privately printed limited edition. Avery good copy in a good dust wrapper. very good / good.
Inscribed by the author on the half-title page: "To... Author of the definitive work on the health and the effects of Darwin's health (or vice-versa!) on his work: 'To Be An Invalid.' Fraternally Irving Stone July 1980."