New York: Scientific American Library, 1987. First Edition. Cloth. Square 4to, beige cloth, profusely illustrated throughout in color and B&W on glossy pages, Mylar-protected and colored pictorial dust jacket of a Tricerotops, xi, Preface + 242 pages +  ads. Near Mint / Near Mint. Item #745
20th in a series of science volumes published by Scientific American. In this splendidly illustrated and clearly written volume, distinguished paleobiologist Prof. Steven M. Stanley of Johns Hopkins University and The Smithsonian, provides an all encompasing analysis of global extinctions throughout history based on evidence drawn from geology and paleontology.
In As New Exceptional Condition internally and externally with binding square, tight, and glossy pages and illustrations bright and free of all markings. Dust jacket is in comparable condition.