New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1975). First Edition, First Printing. Quarto. 21 x 31 cm. Unpaginated. Illustrated with reproductions of photographs by Isak Dinesen (author of Out of Africa) and reproductions of drawings in color and black-and-white. Top and fore edge spotted, otherwise a near fine copy in original pictorial cloth and very good pictorial dust jacket, with some water staining to the rear panel and flap noticeable on the inside of the jacket. Jacket has minor rubbing to the extremities and a vertical crease along the front inside flap. Item #25061
This copy is inscribed by Peter Beard with an original full double-page ink drawing across the front pastedown and front free endpaper. First printing with correct letter code B C D E on copyright page.