DURRELL, Gerald (author). Edward MORTELMANS (illustrator). Beasts in my Belfry. London; Collins. 1973.
8vo. Original taupe linson boards, lettered in gilt to spine, preserved in white pictorial dustwrapper; pp. [ix], 10-191; with line drawings by Edward Mortelmans; both externally and internally a fine, uninscribed copy, protected by a very nearly fine, unclipped dustwrapper (£2.00) with only a tiny corner crease to front flap.
First edition. Gerald Durrell's entertaining account of his life at Whipsnade Zoo.