21 DAYS IN AFRICA: A HUNTER'S SAFARI JOURNAL. By Daniel J. Donarski, Jr.

21 DAYS IN AFRICA: A HUNTER'S SAFARI JOURNAL. By Daniel J. Donarski, Jr.

FROM MOUNT KENYA TO THE CAPE: TEN YEARS OF AFRICAN HUNTING. By Craig  Boddington.

FROM MOUNT KENYA TO THE CAPE: TEN YEARS OF AFRICAN HUNTING. By Craig Boddington.

BIG GAME SHOOTING: VOLUMES ONE and TWO. The Badminton Library.

1894 1st editions. Two-volume set. 8vo (147 x 197mm). Ppxvi,453,ads;x,443. B/w photograph plates, illustrations by Charles Whymper, bibliography. Half blue leather over orange cloth, top edge gilt, silk marker ribbons.

Volume One covers big-game hunting in Africa and North America. Volume Two covers Europe and Asia. Volume I, chapters include: On big game shooting generally; South Africa fifty years ago; Second expedition to South Africa; Later visits to South Africa; With Livingstone in South Africa; East Africa - battery, dress, camp gear, and stores; Game districts and routes; The caravan, headman, gun-bearers, etc; Hints on East African stalking, driving, etc; The elephant; The African buffalo; The lion; The rhinoceros; The hippopotamus; Ostriches and giraffes; Antelopes; The lion in South Africa; Big game of North America; Musk ox. Volume II, chapters include: Arctic hunting; The Caucasus; Mountain game of the Caucasus; Caucasian aurochs; Ovis argali of Mongalia; The chamois; The stag of the Alps; The Scandinavian elk; European big game; The large game of Spain and Portugal; Indian shooting; The Ovis Poli of the Pamir; Camps, transport, etc; A few notes on rifles and ammunition; Hints on taxidermy, etc; A short bibliography.
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46114
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Author Phillipps-Wolley (Clive) and others.
Book Code 46114
ISBN B0023FS3K4
Book Description End-papers slightly stained, some foxing, leather rubbed on spine but good-plus. Many pages uncut. A nice two-volume set in the superior bindings.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1894
Publisher Longmans, Green and Co.
Place London.