London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1958, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Black & white drawings;
From the cover: Needing no introduction is a phrase which all authors like to be applied to their work; it is only one step away from becoming a household word. Gerald Durrell needed no introduction when his story of domestic and animal life on Corfu, My Family and Other Animals, became one of the most charming and popular books of last year, arid since then he has further reduced the need to introduce him by the lively serie…
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with loss to the head of the upper panel. Previous owners’ inscription to the first blank. Pages lightly age-tanned.
Blue boards with Silver titling to the Spine. 187 pages. 8¾” x 5¾”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I excite you with my selection contained in Natural History catalogue?