HUXLEY, Julian Soviet Genetics and World Science.

~Chatto and Windus. 1949.


8vo. Original cloth and wrapper; pp. x + 245, frontispuece portrait of Lysenko; wrapper a little browned especially to spine, otherwise very good.

First edition. Huxley was the pre-eminent British expert on Soviet biological and agricultural experiments, in which science became an expression of communism. In this book he shows how devalued Soviet genetic research had become.