Out of Africa.New York: Random House, 1938 Stock Code: 149187
First US edition, first printing, originally published in the UK the previous year. In 1985, the book was adapted into the Academy Award-winning film, starring Robert Redford and Meryl Streep.
Octavo. Original black cloth-backed orange boards, titles to spine and flamingo design to front cover in gilt, top edge green, fore edge untrimmed. With dust jacket.
Slight rubbing to extremities, the binding otherwise sharp, internally crisp. A fine copy in near-fine jacket, small nicks to corners, small closed tear to front joint, faint silverfish damage to rear panel, not price-clipped, notably unfaded.
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