London: Duckworth, 1926. Hardcover. Sangorski & Sutcliffe binding in full green calf with gilt raised bands, gilt tooling to the spine, boards and dentelles. The English edition with wonderful graphic black and white jungle illustrations by Keith Henderson.
Travel novel of jungle romance in the Guyana jungle of Venezuela, by William Henry Hudson (1841-1922) English naturalist, ornithologist and writer. In 1959 it was adapted into a film with Audrey Hepburn.
8vo, 325pp, 10 double page illustrations, 22 chapter head illustrations. All edges gilt. Book plate at front paste down. Spine sunned, otherwise very good + condition. Very good overall. Item #24409