AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF ASIAN BIG GAME HUNTING BOOKS, 1780 TO 1980:  INCLUDING NOTE OF WORKS DEVOTED TO PIG STICKING AND SMALL GAME SHOOTING.  By Kenneth P. Czech. De luxe edition.

AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF ASIAN BIG GAME HUNTING BOOKS, 1780 TO 1980: INCLUDING NOTE OF WORKS DEVOTED TO PIG STICKING AND SMALL GAME SHOOTING. By Kenneth P. Czech. De luxe edition.

CARPET SAHIB: A LIFE OF JIM CORBETT. By Martin Booth.

CARPET SAHIB: A LIFE OF JIM CORBETT. By Martin Booth.

REMINISCENCES OF INDIAN WILDLIFE. By R.S. Dharmakumarsinhji of Bhavnagar.

1998 1st edition. 8vo (145 x 220mm). Ppxii,115. B/w photographs, bibliography. Matt pictorial boards.

The author, an Indian prince, was a respected naturalist, hunter and falconer. Published after his death by his daughter, this is probably the last published royal record of shikar from the South Asian subcontinent. He provides accounts of hunting both (Indian) lions and tigers, descriptions of various ungulates and of Indian birds, of falconry and coursing antelope with cheetahs. He was the subject of the Craigheads' film and book, "Life with an Indian Prince". Divybhanusinh provides a biographical introduction and a bibliography.
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Author Dharmakumarsinhji of Bhavnagar (Raol Shri). (1917-1986).
Book Code 11920
ISBN 0195642554 / 0195642554.
Book Description Very good in dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1998
Publisher Oxford University Press.
Place Delhi.