Crown Publishers, Crown Publishers, (1987). Beautifully Illustrated, many black and white pictures, and 32 full pages of painted illustrations done by many well known artists, a joy to look at. A beautiful copy and an amazing presentations. A GREAT GIFT for a special person. Crown Publishers, First Crown Edition, 1/22/1987. Red cloth over boards, black and tan designs. A picture on Karen Bixen (AKA) Isak Dinesen. Out of Africa is a memoir by the Danish author Karen Blixen. The book, first published in 1937, recounts events of the seventeen years when Blixen made her home in Kenya, then called British East Africa. The book is a lyrical meditation on Blixen's life on her coffee plantation, as well as a tribute to some of the people who touched her life there. It provides a vivid snapshot of African colonial life in the last decades of the British Empire. Blixen wrote the book in English and then rewrote it in Danish. The book has sometimes been published under the author's pen name, Isak Dinesen.
Beautifully. Very Good, solid , clean, and bright. / No DJ. Item #662
Crown Publishers, Crown Publishers, First Crown Edition, 1/22/1987. Very Good, solid , clean, and bright. No DJ Red cloth over boards, blackand tan designs. A picture on Karen Bixen (AKA) Isak Dinesen.