Viking, 1965, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Near Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine, First Edition
BEARD, PETER H. The End of the Game, The Old Africa and the New, New York: Viking Press, 1965. Quarto, first edition, pp. 256, light gray cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine and front, color photos, gravures maps and drawings. Roth, p. 170: "Long taken as a seminal book on wildlife conservation, it is actually an epic visual poem on the subject of loss, especially the ultimate loss of life." Condition of this book: Near fine with foxing on the underside of the dust jacket, a few spots at top edge. Square and tight. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Photography; Africa; 1960s; Animals & Birds. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53128.