Louis Leakey "Animals Of East Africa" 1969 Book Signed Autograph Color Photos
Louis Leakey-"Animals Of East Africa"-1969-National Geographic-6 1/2" X 10"-197 pages-Hardcover Book-With Jacket-With Photos-Signed By Author.Louis Seymour Bazett Leakey (7 August 1903 – 1 October 1972), also known as L. S. B. Leakey, was a Kenyan paleoanthropologist and archaeologist whose work was important in demonstrating that humans evolved in Africa, particularly through discoveries made at Olduvai Gorge with his wife, fellow paleontologist Mary Leakey. Having established a program of palaeoanthropological inquiry in eastern Africa, he also motivated many future generations to continue this scholarly work. Several members of Leakey's family became prominent scholars themselves.The book has been autographed on the title page by Louis Leakey. Please note--this autograph is faded.............BOTH BOOK AND AUTOGRAPH ARE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.