IN THE GRIP OF THE JUNGLES. By George Hogan Knowles.

IN THE GRIP OF THE JUNGLES. By George Hogan Knowles.

A CEYLON SPORTSMAN'S DIARY: AN ACCOUNT OF THE AUTHOR'S SHOOTING  EXPERIENCES FROM 1909 TO 1920 INCLUSIVE. By Harry Storey.

A CEYLON SPORTSMAN'S DIARY: AN ACCOUNT OF THE AUTHOR'S SHOOTING EXPERIENCES FROM 1909 TO 1920 INCLUSIVE. By Harry Storey.

MAN-EATERS OF KUMAON. By Jim Corbett.

(1944) 2017 Merlin Unwin Books reprint. 8vo (138 x 216). Pp256+1 page ads + 1 page note about the illustrator. B/w illustrations by Raymond Sheppard, two-page map, orange tiger-stripe end-papers. Black boards, spine titled in gilt.

Jim Corbett's first collection of recollections of his pursuit of man-eating tigers in the Kumaon Hills of Northern India. The book includes one short chapter on mahseer fishing. "These ten thrilling and moving tales are Corbett's first-hand accounts as he expertly tracks and kills the individual tigers and leopards which had become man-eaters". Chapters include: The Champawat Man-eater; Robin; The Chowgarh tigers; The bachelor of Powalgarh; The Mohan man-eater; The fish of my dreams; The Kanda man-eater; The Pipal Pani tiger; The Thak man-eater; Corbett on photographing tigers.
£15.99
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Book Code
45785
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Author Corbett (Edward James). (Jim Corbett). (1875-1955).
Book Code 45785
ISBN 1910723436 / 9781910723432
Book Description Fine new unread copy in slightly shelf-worn dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 2017
Publisher Merlin Unwin Books.
Place Ludlow, Shropshire.