New York: The Viking Press, 1937. First Edition. Bemelmans's travel narrative of his trip through Ecuador, "winding slowly on horseback toward the head-waters of the Amazon. When he reaches the coast some weeks from now, he will board a small tramp steamer named the Comedian and sail for the Galapagos Islands" (from the front flap). First Printing. Octavo; beige linen, with titling and decorations stamped in light blue on spine and front cover; all edges stained red; dustjacket; 151,pp; illus. Faint forward lean, some offsetting to endpapers, else Near Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $2.50), a bit shelfworn, with a few tiny nicks and several short edge tears, with two clear tape mends on verso; Very Good or better.