BATTLES WITH GIANT FISH. By F.A. Mitchell Hedges.

BATTLES WITH GIANT FISH. By F.A. Mitchell Hedges.

BIG-GAME FISHING IN BRITISH WATERS. By David Carl Forbes.

BIG-GAME FISHING IN BRITISH WATERS. By David Carl Forbes.

BATTLES WITH GIANT FISH. By F.A. Mitchell Hedges.

(1923) 1926 reprint. 8vo (145 x 224mm). Pp300. B/w photographs by Lady Richmond Brown. Light green cloth, titled in black on spine and upper board.

Big-game fishing adventures in Central America. The story of Mitchell-Hedges' expedition on his yacht Cara from Jamaica to the Rio Chucunaque in Panama, fishing and collecting zoological and anthropological specimens. The fishing is largely for big sharks and rays, but includes tarpon, snook, snappers and jacks. He was accompanied by Lady M. Richmond Brown who took the photographs, and also wrote about this in "Unknown Tribes, Uncharted Seas." Mitchell-Hedges is best known outside angling circles as the possible discoverer of the Mitchell-Hedges Crystal Skull. He was President of the Shark Angling Club of Great Britain.
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Book Code
4079
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Author Mitchell-Hedges (Frederick Albert). "Mike Hedges" (1882-1959).
Book Code 4079
ISBN B00H3HB8MW
Book Description Light browning but a very good copy.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1926
Publisher Duckworth.
Place London.