New York, NY: Random House, 1938. [Africa] FIRST US EDITION. Octavo, pp. x; 389 . Recent green half calf, with raised bands, gilt titles to spine, and green cloth over boards. Top edge gilt; fore-edge untrimmed. Gently toned throughout, as usual. A clean copy in an attractive new binding. Very good. A poetic memoir by Danish Baroness Karen von Blixen-Finecke, which describes European settlers and the local tribesmen in the bush country of Kenya, British East Africa, during 1914–1931. It is also the basis for Sydney Pollack's 1985 Oscar-winning movie starring Meryl Streep and Robert Redford. Listed in National Geographic's 100 Greatest Adventure books. Item #59122
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