Book #27983

Seeds Of Hope: Wisdom And Wonder From The World Of Plants - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Jane Goodall, Gail Hudson

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New York And Boston: Grand Central Publishing, 2014.
ISBN: 1455554499

Price: $135.00

This first printing of a first edition is in fine condition in a likewise fine dust-jacket. This copy is signed by the author on the title page.

Before she began working with chimpanzees, Jane Goodall was passionate about the natural world. Now she takes us through the same garden she grew up in all the way to the jungle of Tanzania, Africa showing that the relationship we have with plants is truly far reaching and profound; B&W Color Photos; 420 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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