Kenya Trees and Shrubs. Pulsihed by authority of the Government of the Colony and Protectorate of Kenya.
First edition. Nairobi, Buchanan’s Kenya Estates Limited in association with Hatchards, 1961. 17 cm x 24.5 cm. Frontispiece, XXXVII, 654 pages. 221 illustrations, including 31 colour plates by the naturalist, artist Joy Adamson, who wrote ‘Born Free’. Fold-out map of Kenya at rear. Frontispiece with illustrated and captioned tissue-guard Hardcover [publisher’s original balck cloth] with gilt lettering on spine. With illustrated dustjacket and protective collector’s mylar. Very good+ condition with only minor signs of external wear. Interior of book is very bright and clean. Binding is strong and firm. From the library of zoologist Sylvia K.Sikes – her personal copy.