CHUI! A GUIDE TO HUNTING THE AFRICAN LEOPARD. By Lou Hallamore and Bruce Woods.

CHUI! A GUIDE TO HUNTING THE AFRICAN LEOPARD. By Lou Hallamore and Bruce Woods.

MANEATERS. By Peter Hathaway Capstick. The Buckingham Mint Edition.

MANEATERS. By Peter Hathaway Capstick. The Buckingham Mint Edition.

THE END OF THE GAME: THE LAST WORD FROM PARADISE. By Peter Hill Beard.

(1963) reprint of 1988 revised and updated edition. Paperback issue. Folio paperback (248 x 274mm). Pp283. B/w photographs and illustrations throughout, bibliography. Covers with flaps, sepia photograph of elephant's head from front, titles and author's name in red.

"Revised and updated Chronicle Books edition of the book published under the same title by Viking Press in 1965." Beard's unique style and startling photographs and illustrations form an exciting and memorable record of the last days of the big game hunters. Includes "A twenty year illustrated record of the great pachyderm (Loxodonta africana) and man"; Tales of Karen Dinesen von Blixen, Philip Percival, J A Hunter, Col Richard Meinertzhagen and Ewart S Grogan; "The never-before-published, hand written diaries of Colonel John Henry Patterson, single-minded pursuer of the man-eaters of Tsavo." Chapters include: Introduction; Prologue; The White Mountain; A snake from the coast; In the glare of the game's eye; Game control; Beside the carcass of a beast; Nor dread nor hope attend; Epilogue.
£30.00
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Book Code
50912
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Author Beard (Peter Hill). (1938-2020).
Book Code 50912
ISBN 0877015163 / 9780877015161.
Book Description Signs of use to cover, slight fading to spine. Good-plus.
Book Cover Paperback
Published Date 1988
Publisher Chronicle Books.
Place San Francisco, California.