EAST AFRICA AND ITS BIG GAME: THE NARRATIVE OF A SPORTING TRIP FROM  ZANZIBAR TO THE BORDERS OF THE MASAI. By Captain Sir John C. Willoughby.

EAST AFRICA AND ITS BIG GAME: THE NARRATIVE OF A SPORTING TRIP FROM ZANZIBAR TO THE BORDERS OF THE MASAI. By Captain Sir John C. Willoughby.

MY INDIA. By Jim Corbett.

MY INDIA. By Jim Corbett.

MAN-EATERS OF KUMAON. By Jim Corbett. With an introduction by Maurice Hallett... and a preface by Lord Linlithgow.

(1944) 1945 2nd Indian edition. 8vo (145 x 220mm). Ppxvi,210. B/w photographs, end-paper maps. Orange / tan cloth, spine titled in black. Rs. 5.

Corbett's first collection of recollections of his pursuit of man-eating tigers in the Kumaon Hills of Northern India. Includes one short chapter on mahseer fishing. The early Indian editions, and the first UK edition, included a chapter on cine-filming, "Just tigers", which was omitted from most later editions. A few rather poor photographs, from Corbett's films, were included only in the Indian editions.
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Author Corbett (Edward James). (Jim Corbett). (1875-1955).
Book Code 4795
ISBN B001AW1LSM
Book Description Cloth faded as usual. A good copy without dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1945
Publisher Oxford University Press.
Place Madras.