NF in VG- jacket. Signed by Author Signed (rather indecipherably) and inscribed to NAS/Rockeller University neuroscentist Bruce McEwen on half-title page. Hardcover in grey cloth, in reddish-brown illustrated jacket, 8vo. Preface + 275pp. Index, bibliography, figures throughout. NF to Fine/VG-. Book has lightly bumped upper rear corner (more evident on jacket) with other corners mildly toed-in; spine end softening. Cloth sharp and bright; binding strong and square; pages clean and unmarked. Jacket is spine-sunned with titles clearly legible; abrasion with surface loss and short nicks/chips at upper spine end, milder abrasion at lower end. Light to moerate clouding to overall clean central panels. Jacket in Brodart.