Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: New York: Penguin Young Readers Group, 2004.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Alan Marks
A Fine first printing of the first edition in dust-jacket, SIGNED by author Jane Goodall directly on the title page. Scarce to find signed.
One of Jane Goodall's beautifully children's books, the account and trues story of Rickie, a baby chimpanzee. Born in the rain forest of Central Africa, she lives with her mother happy and safe, , , until the day the hunters come. Luckily she is rescued by a kind man who knows that selling wild animals is against the law. While she is often lonely, this changes when she makes an unexpected friend;  pages.