Douglas-Hamilton, Iain & Oria – Among the Elephants


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(London: Collins & Harvill Press, 1975)

8vo; original blue boards lettered in silver gilt on spine; price-clipped pictorial dustwrapper; pictorial endpapers; pp. 285 incl. index; full-colour photographic plates; maps. Dustwrapper edgeworn a little rubbed and foxed on reverse side; gift inscription to dedication page; a little foxing to edges; trace of soiling to fore-edge. Good to very good condition. Since Elephant Bill burst on the public and became an immediate world best-seller there have been many famous books about lions chimpanzees and gorillas but there has been no other comparable story about the most spectacular of animals the elephant. Now comes Among the Elephants which is an even more exciting personal adventure on a larger scale and illustrated by the most extensive range of elephant photographs ever to appear in one volume.””