Book #27980

Hope For Animals And Their World: How Endangered Species Are Being Rescued From The Brink - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Jane Goodall, Thane Maynard, Gail Hudson

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New York And Boston: Grand Central Publishing, 2009.
ISBN: 0446581771

Price: $405.00

This first printing of a first edition in near fine condition with light foxing to the top page edge in a fine dust-jacket. This copy is signed by two authors, Jane Goodall and Thane Maynard, on the half-title page.

Beloved scientist Jane Goodall brings stories of survival from the animal kingdom to the public at a time when all environmental news seems to be negative; B&W Color Photos; 392 pages.

Author Bio

Jane Goodall

Jane Goodall is the world’s foremost expert in chimpanzees. Born April 3, 1934, she spent 45 years studying wild chimpanzees in Gombe Stream National Park, Tanzania. In addition to being honored as Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire, she was named a United Nations Messenger of Peace in 2002.

She has received many awards including the French Legion of Honor, the Medal of Tanzania, the Kyoto Prize, and the Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement.

She was also the founder of the Alligator Society at age eleven, among the criteria for qualification was: "You have to be able to recognize 10 birds, 10 dogs, 10 trees and 5 butterflies OR moths"

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