Illustrated, Sport, games & pastimes, Travels - Quantity: 1
|Publication year oldest item:||1929|
|Author/ Illustrator:||Denis D. Lyell|
|Book Title:||The Hunting & Spoor of Central African Game|
|Number of Books:||1|
|Publisher:||Seeley, Service & Co., Limited, London|
|Subject:||Illustrated, Sport, games & pastimes, Travels|
Volume size 25.5 x 19 cm.
"With life-size Illustrations of most
of the Game Tracks"
"Lovely note from Gavin Burton Stuart
to his nephew Colin."
Tan cloth cover with gilt title on spine.
xiv, 234 pages, frontispiece + 37 photo-plates.
Very good condition throughout.
"The author was closely associated with
Major C.H. Stigand, and the volume is full
of advice to would-be hunters on rifles, tracking
and hunting. There are also chapters on 'coloration
of Animals', equipment, preservation of trophies,
treatment of wounds and fever, etc.
An essential work aimed at a generation of new
hunters visiting Africa at the time"
[Czech; An Annotated Bibliography of African Big Game
Hunting Books, 1785 to 1950, p. 102].
Shipped and insured by recorded delivery.
|Member since:||January 6, 2016|
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