Limited edition (#55 of 1,000) signed by author, illustrator and publisher. Octavo (23 cm), pp. xiii, [i], 318. In publisher's slipcase, light blue bonded leather boards with gilt-stamped titling and wildlife motifs, all edges gilt, silk endpapers. Includes ribbon bookmark, index, black and white line drawings throughout by Gordon Allen, full-color frontispiece by Carl Rungius, and 40-page photographic section from the author's private collection. Publisher's promotional material and photocopy of author's obituary laid in. Slipcase fine (no jacket as issued).Batten, a former director of the Safari Club International, recounts his sheep hunting adventures from North America to Spain, Africa to New Zealand and Asia. First Edition.