DURRELL, Gerald (author). Edward MORTELMANS (illustrator). Catch Me a Colobus. London; Collins. 1972.
8vo. Original citron boards lettered in gilt to spine, preserved in white pictorial dustwrapper; pp. [viii],  - 221; with line drawings in the text; externally fine bar slight marking to edges of book block, internally very fresh with very light spotting to endpaper, protected by a near fine, price-clipped dustwrapper with minimal dusting.
First edition. The author describes a trip to Sierra Leone to catch a Colobus monkey and another to Mexico in search of a Volcano rabbit and a Thick-Billed parrot.