New York: Dell Publishing Co, 1972. 1st Paperback Edition. 12mo, publisher's photo-illustrated stiff paper wraps, spine and upper wrap lettered in white.
Mass market paperback edition of British primatologist Goodall's moving account of her pioneering early 1960s field research among the chimpanzees of Gombe Stream National Park in Tanzania. With eight-page black-and-white photo insert (photos by Dutch wildlife photographer van Lawick, Goodall's husband at the time), a map, and several black-and-white in-text illustrations. With a foreword by David A. Hamburg of the Stanford University School of Medicine. Originally published in hardcover in 1971. Small ink notation to first page, pencil underlining to one page (p.69). Minor creasing to unbroken spine. Near fine. Item #206