Octavo (23.5 cm), pp. 587 with bibliography and index. Quarter grey paper over textured orange paper boards. Jacket and boards are very good, with light bumping along edges, top/bottom of spine and at corners. Some dog-eared pages. 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.