Out of Africa.
New York: Random House, 1938. 8vo., [x], -389 pp., title-page printed in black and dark-green. Original quarter glazed black cloth, and red cloth boards with a flamingo in gilt to the upper board, and backstrip lettered in gilt. Minor fraying at corners and head and tail of backstrip, no dust jacket, top corners of first two leaves cut away. First U. S. edition. An account by Karen Christenze von Blixen-Finecke (1885-1962) of her life in Kenya and her coffee plantation, which was later adapted into an academy award-winning motion picture.
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