London: Chatto & Windus, 1955.
First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in a good dust jacket. 288 pp + illustrations, with frontispiece, color and b/w illustrations from photographs, index. Light sunning to spine and edges of boards; very light wear to bottom edge; markings in red pen on front free endpaper and copyright page; else clean and sound. Dust jacket edgeworn, with a few short tears and chips. An account of Spencer's year spent travelling across 17,000 miles of Africa with his family, filled with photographs, observations, and natural history.