Chicago: Ziff-Davis Publishing Company, 1949.
First American Edition. Hardcover. 8 1/4" X 5 5/8". xiv, 306pp. Moderate wear to unclipped dust jacket, with 3 /4" X 1 3/8" loss to head of spine, small open tears to extremities, scattered rubbing, and light dust soiling. Pencilled note to front flap. Green cloth over boards, with spine lettered and ruled in gilt. Light edgewear and scattered rubbing to binding, corners sharp. Foxing to edges of text block. Previous owner's name to front pastedown. Binding is firm and sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. A quite handsome first edition of this collection of stories and true adventures starring leopards, lions, lynx, tigers, and more by such authors as Jim Corbett, Theodore Roosevelt, and Vita Sackville-West. Very good + / good. Item #3225