New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1970. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 5 7/8 X 8 1/2 Inches. 231 PP. Very Good / Very Good. Item #4325
Stated "First Edition" on the copyright page. Original price of $5.95 intact on front flap. Signed by Crichton on the half title-page. Basis for the long-running hit TV show "E.R." starring George Clooney. Crichton's first nonfiction title. Original red cloth binding clean and tight. A few stains to first few pages, but a very attractive copy overall.