London, John Murray, 1931. First Edition. First Impression. Lost Race. "An African Explorer wakes up to find himself in an Africa of Prehistory in which the Animal Kingdom is capable of speech". [Locke, vI, p132]. In Blieler [p118], categorised at Humanoid Animals. Republished in 1942 and 1971. Followed by the scarcer Second Leopard [Clute, p687]. In the rare dustjacket. Book has a little offsetting to the endpapers, the jacket has protected the boards well. Some tears and creases to the jacket, the worst being 40mm to the rear of the jacket. Head and tail of the spine worn and creased. Overall a pleasing copy. Cover art by Donia Nachshen [5941, Hyraxia Books].