Octavo (23.5 cm), pp. 587 with bibliography and index. Quarter gray paper over textured orange paper boards. Boards are faded along top edge, with light bumping along top/bottom of spine. Very good book in near fine jacket. Signed by author on title page. Quammen's award-winning exploration of zoonotic diseases spans the globe in a readable, science-based travelogue. Dust jacket present. First Edition.