MEDAWAR, P.B. The Future of Man. The Reith Lectures 1959.

London: Methuen & Co Ltd, 1960.


8vo. Original boards, dustwrapper; pp. 128; wrapper faintly spotted to front, very good. Provenance: ffep with ownership inscription of R.J. 'Sam' Berry (1934-2018), professor of genetics at University College London and President of the Linnean Society.

First edition. Medawar's Reith Lectures build on the topics raised in his book The Uniqueness of the Individual and attempt to project the future of the human species.