First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. Item #002876
Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society, 1981. First Edition with no additional printings listed. SIGNED by the author with brief inscription on front free endpaper. Photographic jacket over blue boards with silver lettering to spine and blindstamped seal to front. Jacket lightly bumped at spine ends with a bit of smudging to back but no chips, tears, or marks. Boards are sturdy and square. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.