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Born Free : The Story of Elsa (Hardcover) (Joy Adamson)

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In 1961, Joy Adamson first introduced to the world the story of her life alongside Elsa the lioness, whom she had rescued as an orphaned cub, and raised at her home in Kenya. But as Elsa had been born free, Joy made the heartbreaking decision that she must be returned to the wild when she was old enough to fend for herself.

Since the first publication of Born Free generations of readers have been enchanted, inspired and moved by its uplifting charm and the remarkable interaction between Joy and Elsa. Rediscover the original story, in the words of the woman who reared Elsa and walked with the lions, in this new edition, with an introduction by John Rendall.

Designed to appeal to the booklover, the Macmillan Collector's Library is a series of beautifully bound gift editions of much loved classic titles. Bound in real cloth, printed on high quality paper, and featuring ribbon markers and gilt edges, Macmillan Collector's Library are books to love and treasure.

Number of Pages: 456
Genre: Travel, Biography + Autobiography, Nature
Series Title: Macmillan Collector's Library
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: St Martins Pr
Author: Joy Adamson
Language: English
Street Date: October 4, 2016
TCIN: 51721902
UPC: 9781909621480
Item Number (DPCI): 248-33-4658
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